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Latest UFC 251 fight card, PPV lineup for ‘Usman vs Masvidal’ on July 11 in Abu Dhabi

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Yas Island in Abu Dhabi — formerly known as “Fight Island” — for a championship tripleheader topped by the welterweight showdown between Kamaru Usman and “The Baddest Motherf*cker,” Jorge Masvidal, who stepped up as a late replacement on just six days notice.

Event: UFC 251: “Usman vs. Masvidal”
Date: Sat., July 11, 2020
Location: Yas Island (a.k.a. Fight Island) in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Broadcast: ESPN+ pay-per-view (PPV), ESPN, ESPN+

UFC 251 PPV Main Event On ESPN+:

170 lbs.: UFC Welterweight champion Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal — (DETAILS)

UFC 251 PPV Main Card on ESPN+ (10 p.m. ET):

145 lbs.: UFC Featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski vs. Max Holloway
135 lbs.: Jose Aldo vs. Petr Yan for vacant Bantamweight title
115 lbs.: Jessica Andrade vs. Rose Namajunas
125 lbs.: Amanda Ribas vs. Paige VanZant

UFC 251 ‘Prelims’ Card on ESPN (8 p.m. ET):

205 lbs.: Volkan Oezdemir vs. Jiri Prochazka
170 lbs.: Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos vs. Muslim Salikhov
145 lbs.: Makwan Amirkhani vs. Danny Henry
155 lbs.: Leonardo Santos vs. Roman Bogatov

UFC 251 Early ‘Prelims’ Card on ESPN+ (6 p.m. ET):

265 lbs.: Marcin Tybura vs. Maxim Grishin
125 lbs.: Raulian Paiva vs. Zhalgas Zhumagulov
135 lbs.: Karol Rosa vs. Vanessa Melo
135 lbs.: Martin Day vs. Davey Grant

***Fight card, bout order and the amount of matches subject to drastic change because of the various global quarantine restrictions.***

Remember that MMAmania.com will deliver LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the entire UFC 251 fight card this weekend RIGHT HERE, starting with the ESPN+“Prelims” that are scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. ET, then the ESPN portion at 8 p.m. before the PPV main card start time on ESPN+ at 10 p.m. ET.

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