Jan Blachowicz celebrates 38th birthday
The UFC has 3 champion belts on the line Saturday.
UFC 259 happens at the UFC Peak in Las Vegas. The primary card airs on pay-per-view following prelims on ESPN and early prelims on ESPN+.
In the UFC 259 centerpiece, middleweight champ Israel Adesanya (20-0 Mixed Martial Arts, 9-0 UFC) goes up to light heavyweight department to challenge champ Jan Blachowicz (27-8 Mixed Martial Arts, 10-5 UFC) in an effort to end up being a two-division champ. Women’s double champ Amanda Nunes (20-4 Mixed Martial Arts, 13-1 UFC) safeguards her featherweight title versus Megan Anderson (10-4 Mixed Martial Arts, 3-2 UFC). And bantamweight titleholder Petr Yan (15-1 Mixed Martial Arts, 7-0 UFC) makes his very first defense versus Aljamain Sterling (19-3 Mixed Martial Arts, 11-3 UFC).
The very first episode of “Embedded” follows all the huge stars who will contend at UFC 259. Here’s the UFC’s description from YouTube:
Champ Jan Blachowicz commemorates his birthday and goes mountain cycling. Amanda Nunes takes her child to work. Aljamain Sterling loosens up in his 2nd house. Champ Israel Adesanya gets here in Las Vegas.
UFC 259: Make your forecasts for 3 title battles in Las Vegas
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