With both the early and ceremonial weigh ins complete, Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) staged the fighter face offs on Fri. afternoon for the upcoming UFC Austin: “Kattar vs. Emmett” mixed martial arts (MMA) event, scheduled for tomorrow night (Sat., June 18, 2022) on both ESPN and ESPN+ from inside Moody Center in Austin, Texas.
UFC Austin will be headlined by the 145-pound striking battle between Top 10 featherweight contenders Calvin Kattar and Josh Emmett. Elsewhere on the ESPN and ESPN+ fight card, aging lightweight fan favorites Donald Cerrone and Joe Lauzon hook ‘em up in a special welterweight contest, while Kevin Holland looks to make a name for himself in the crowded 170-pound division opposite rough-and-tumble veteran Tim Means.
Check out those staredowns above and below.
170 lbs.: Donald Cerrone vs. Joe Lauzon:
170 lbs.: Kevin Holland vs. Tim Means:
Nothing left to do now except fight.
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