On Saturday, Aug. 15, the UFC will host UFC 252: Miocic vs. Cormier 3 from from the UFC Apex in Las Vegas.
In the night’s main event, heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic meets former two-division titleholder Daniel Cormier for a third time. The pair’s first meeting at UFC 226 came to an abrupt end when Cormier knocked out Miocic to capture the belt. Miocic exacted revenge at UFC 241 with a fourth-round stoppage to reclaim the belt. Now the pair look to complete the trilogy.
The event kicks off with two fights streaming live on UFC Fight Pass and ESPN+ at 7 p.m. ET. Four additional preliminary-card bouts followed at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN, with the five-fight main card airing live on ESPN+ pay-per-view at 10 p.m. ET.
The fighters hit the scales on Friday, Aug. 14.
ESPN+ Pay-Per-View Main Card
Stipe Miocic (233) vs. Daniel Cormier (236) – for heavyweight title
Sean O’Malley (136) vs. Marlon Vera (136)
Junior dos Santos (238.5) vs. Jairzinho Rozenstruik (254)
John Dodson (136) vs. Merab Dvalishvili (136)
Herbert Burns (149.5)* vs. Daniel Pineda (146)
ESPN Preliminary Card
Jim Miller (156) vs. Vinc Pichel (156)
Felice Herrig (116) vs. Virna Jandiroba (115.5)
T.J. Brown (146.5)* vs. Danny Chavez (146)
Ashley Yoder (115.5) vs. Livia Renata Souza (115.5)
ESPN+ Preliminary Card
Christopher Daukaus (241) vs. Parker Porter (264.5)
Kai Kamaka III (145.5) vs. Tony Kelley (145.5)
*- Burns and Brown both missed weight during their initial weigh-in attempts.
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