On Saturday, Feb. 2, the UFC will host UFC on ESPN+ 2: Assunção vs. Moraes 2 from the Centro de Formacao Olimpica do Nordeste in Fortaleza, Brazil.

In the night’s main event, top-10 bantamweights Raphael Assunção and Marlon Moraes collide for a second time. The pair met just 18 months ago in the UFC debut of Moraes. After three, hard-fought rounds, Assunção edged his fellow Brazilian by split decision. They meet again with a title shot on the line.

Also on the card, former featherweight king José Aldo takes on fast-rising prospect Renato Moicano.



The action kicks off with six preliminary-card fights streaming on ESPN+ at 5 p.m. ET. The six-fight main card follows at 8 p.m. ET, also on ESPN+.

The fighters hit the scale at 4 p.m. ET on Friday, Feb. 1. Video of the action (courtesy of the UFC) appears above, while the results will appear below.

ESPN+ Main Card
Raphael Assunção (136) vs. Marlon Moraes (135)
José Aldo (146) vs. Renato Moicano (145.5)
Demian Maia (170.5) vs. Lyman Good (170.5)
Charles Oliveira (154.5) vs. David Teymur (156)
Johnny Walker (205) vs. Justin Ledet (205)
Livia Renata Souza (115.5) vs. Sarah Frota (123)*
ESPN+ Preliminary Card
Markus Perez (185.5) vs. Anthony Hernandez (184.5)
Mara Romero Borella (125) vs. Taila Santos (125)
Thiago Alves (170.5) vs. Max Griffin (170)
Junior Albini (265.5) vs. Jair Rozenstruik (241.5)
Geraldo de Freitas (145.5) vs. Felipe Colares (145)
Ricardo Ramos (135.5) vs. Said Nurmagomedov (135)
Rogerio Bontorin (124.5) vs. Magomed Bibulatov (127)*

* – Frota and Bibulatov both missed weight and will fined a portion of their respective fight purses

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