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Nikita Krylov vs Ryan Spann full fight video preview for UFC Vegas 70 main event

It’s a battle of Top 10 light heavyweight contenders as No. 6-ranked Nikita Krylov collides with No. 8-ranked Ryan Spann in the upcoming UFC Vegas 70 main event this Sat. night (Feb. 25, 2023) at the promotion’s APEX facility on ESPN+ from Las Vegas, Nevada.

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Krylov (29-9) is coming off back-to-back wins over former light heavyweight title challengers Volkan Oezdemir and Alexander Gustafsson. “The Miner,” who returned to UFC after a two-year stint on the international circuit, is just 4-4 dating back to late 2018.

As for Spann (21-7), he’s also riding a two-fight winning streak. After submitting Ion Cutelaba with a guillotine choke back in May, “Superman” returned to obliterate Dominick Reyes at UFC 281 the following November with a thunderous first-round knockout.

Nothing left to do now except fight. will deliver LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the entire UFC Vegas 70 fight card RIGHT HERE, starting with the ESPN+ preliminary card bouts at 4:30 p.m. ET, followed by the ESPN+ main card start time at 7:30 p.m. ET.

To check out the latest and greatest UFC Vegas 70 news and notes be sure to hit up our comprehensive event archive here. For the updated and finalized “Krylov vs. Spann” fight card and ESPN+ line up click here.

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