FC return to T-Mobile Arena with an exciting pair of World Championship bouts. The ultimate fighter coaches collide when UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski defends his title against the competitor ranked n ° 2 Brian ortega. The main co-event will see the UFC flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko aim for her sixth consecutive title defense when she meets the No.3-ranked competitor Lauren Murphy. Also in a highly anticipated rematch, Nick diaz comes back against former UFC welterweight champion Robbie lawler in a five-round thriller.
UFC 266: VOLKANOVSKI vs. ORTEGA will take place on Saturday, September 25 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. All fights will air simultaneously on ESPN + in English and Spanish starting at 6 p.m. ET / 3 p.m. PT with ESPN + and UFC Fight Pass prelims. The preliminaries will continue exclusively on ESPNews, ESPN Deportes and ESPN + at 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT, followed by the ESPN + Pay-Per-View main card which begins at 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT.
* Both title fights and the middleweight game between Nick Diaz and Robbie Lawler are scheduled for five rounds. The remaining fights are all scheduled for three rounds. | Full results
UFC 266: Volkanovski vs Ortega Scorecards
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