Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will hold a special pre-fight press conference today for the upcoming UFC Vegas 19: “Blaydes vs. Lewis” mixed martial arts (MMA) event, scheduled for this Sat. night (Feb. 20, 2021) inside APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Fighters scheduled to appear include:
Curtis Blaydes, No. 2 UFC heavyweight
Derrick Lewis, No. 4 UFC heavyweight
Ketlen Vieira, No. 6 UFC women’s bantamweight
Yana Kunitskaya, No. 7 UFC women’s bantamweight
Charles Rosa, UFC featherweight
Darrick Minner, UFC featherweight
Aleksei Oleinik, No. 10 UFC heavyweight
Chris Daukaus, UFC heavyweight
Rafael Alves, UFC featherweight
Pat Sabatini, UFC featherweight
Andrei Arlovski, UFC heavyweight
Tom Aspinall, UFC heavyweight
The live stream begins at 2 p.m. ET.
Assuming we don’t have any more surprise COVID cancellations, Curtis Blaydes and Derrick Lewis will headline the heavyweight main event. Prior to that titanic tilt, bantamweight veterans Ketlen Vieira and Yana Kunitskaya collide in 135-pound action.
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