On Saturday, June 29, the UFC will host its third card on ESPN from the Target Center in Minneapolis.
In the night’s main event, former heavyweight title challenger Francis Ngannou takes on former champion Junior dos Santos. The power-punching Cameroon native Ngannou has scored back-to-back, sub-minute knockouts over Cain Velasquez and Curtis Blaydes. The Brazilian dos Santos has won three straight, including two straight stoppage wins over Derrick Lewis and Tai Tuivasa.
The action kicks off at 6 p.m. ET with seven preliminary-card bouts airing on ESPN. The six-fight main card follows at 9 p.m. ET, also on ESPN.
Above is video of the event’s post-fight press conference (courtesy of the UFC) which kicks off approximately 30 minutes after the main event between Ngannou and dos Santos.
ESPN Main Card
Francis Ngannou vs. Junior dos Santos
Jussier Formiga vs. Joseph Benavidez
Demian Maia vs. Anthony Rocco Martin
Roosevelt Roberts vs. Vinc Pichel
Drew Dober vs. Marco Polo Reyes
Alonzo Menifield vs. Paul Craig
ESPN Preliminary Card
Ricardo Ramos vs. Journey Newson
Eryk Anders vs. Vinicius Moreira
Jordan Griffin vs. Vince Murdock
Jared Gordon vs. Dan Moret
Dalcha Lungiambula vs. TBA
Emily Whitmire vs. Amanda Ribas
Maurice Greene vs. Júnior Albini
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