Hermansson versus Vettori set to enter a title race this Saturday at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada. The main card is scheduled to begin at 10 p.m. ET and will be shown on ESPN2/ESPN+.
The number 4-positioned middleweight competitor Jack Hermansson will attempt to enter the title race when he meets number 13-positioned competitor Marvin Vettori, who is hoping to break into the main 10.
Hermansson was initially planned to confront Darren Till, yet the last had to pull out because of injury. The Upcoming prospect Kevin Holland stepped in to have Till’s spot, yet additionally ended up pulling out subsequent to testing positive for COVID-19. Vettori stepped up on about fourteen days’ notification to confront Hermansson.
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UFC Fight Night: Hermansson vs. Vettori full fight card for UFC Vegas 16 below:
Main card: Saturday, 7:00 pm ET [US time]
Jack Hermansson vs. Marvin Vettori (Middleweight)
Ovince Saint Preux vs. Jon Jones (Light Heavyweight)
Montana De La Rosa vs. Taila Santos (Women’s Flyweight)
Roman Dolidze vs. John Allan Arte (Light Heavyweight)
Movsar Evloev vs Nate Landwehr (Featherweight)
Preliminary card: Saturday, 4:00 pm ET [US time]
Gabriel Benitez vs. Justin Jaynes (Lightweight)
Louis Smolka vs. Jose Alberto Quiñónez (Bantamweight)
Matt Wiman vs. Jordan Leavitt (Lightweight)
Jimmy Flick vs. Cody Durden (Flyweight)
Ilia Topuria vs. Damon Jackson (Featherweight)
Gian Villante vs. Jake Collier (Heavyweight)