We are just a few days away from the final Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) pay-per-view (PPV) of the year as UFC 269 goes down this Saturday (Dec. 11, 2021) from inside T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, featuring a championship doubleheader. The headlining act will see Charles Oliveira put his Lightweight title on the line for the first time against ex-interim champion, Dustin Poirier, who is looking to become the undisputed king of the 155 pounders for the first time in his career.
In addition, after an extended hiatus, Amanda Nunes puts her women’s Bantamweight belt on the line for the first time since Dec. 2019 against Julianna Pena. In further PPV main card action, Sean O’Malley will battle Raulian Paiva, while Cody Garbrandt makes his Flyweight debut against Kai Kara France.
From the official YouTube description:
Champs Charles Oliveira and Amanda Nunes cross paths in the UFC PI. Dustin Poirier hits the hot tub. Sean O’Malley targets a new rival, Cody Garbrandt, who targets a new weight class.
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