On Sunday, May 29, the UFC will host UFC Fight Night 88: Almeida vs. Garbrandt from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas.

In the night’s main event, a pair of undefeated bantamweights lock horns as Brazil’s Thomas Almeida takes on Cody Garbrandt. The 24-year-old Almeida has opened his career with 20 straight wins, with 16 coming by way of strikes. He’s rattled off four straight wins inside the Octagon, including three straight stoppages. Garbrandt, meanwhile, will step into the headlining affair with eight career victories. The former boxer has stopped seven of his opponents with strikes, including two of his last three under the UFC banner.

The co-main event will feature former bantamweight titleholder Renan Barao, who moves up to featherweight to take on knockout artist Jeremy Stephens.

The 12-fight event kicks off Sunday with two preliminary card bouts streaming live on UFC Fight Pass at 6 p.m. ET. Four additional preliminary card bouts air on Fox Sports 1 at 7 p.m. ET, with the six-fight main card taking place at 9 p.m. ET, also on Fox Sports 1.

The fighters will hit the scales at 7 p.m. ET on Saturday. A live video feed appears above (courtesy of the UFC), while the results appear below.

Fox Sports 1 Main Card
Thomas Almeida (136) vs. Cody Garbrandt (135.5)
Renan Barao (146) vs. Jeremy Stephens (146)
Tarec Saffiedine (170) vs. Rick Story (171)
Chris Camozzi (186) vs. Vitor Miranda (186)
Jorge Masvidal (170.5) vs. Lorenz Larkin (171)
Josh Burkman (156) vs. Paul Felder (155.5)
Fox Sports 1 Preliminary Card
Sara McMann (135.5) vs. Jessica Eye (134.5)
Abel Trujillo (155.5) vs. Jordan Rinaldi (156)
Jake Collier (185.5) vs. Alberto Pereira Uda (185)
Erik Koch (155.5) vs. Shane Campbell (156)
UFC Fight Pass Preliminary Card
Aljamain Sterling (135.5) vs. Bryan Caraway (135.5)
Chris de la Rocha (243) vs. Adam Milstead (235)

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