UFC President Dana White has announced the main events of several upcoming Fight Night events along with confirming London Fight Night event on July 22, 2023.
Dana White was live on Youtube, Instagram and other UFC social media platforms and announced as many as 6 big fights for the upcoming events. He started by announcing Gilbert Burns vs Belal Muhammad as the co-main event of UFC 288 while also confirming Charles Oliveira vs Beniel Dariush being pushed to UFC 289.
Then, UFC Vegas 74 main event was confirmed to be Jack Hermansson vs Brandon Allen middleweight bout. The event takes place on June 3, 2023, at UFC Apex Center. UFC Vegas 75 will also be headlined by a big middleweight bout as Marvin Vettori faces Jared Cannonier on June 17 at UFC Apex Center.
Earlier reported featherweight main event of UFC Jacksonville between Josh Emmett and Ilja Topuria on June 24 was also confirmed by White during this announcement. This event will air on ABC Network.
Sean Strickland is also announced to headline his third event in seven months as he faces Abus Magomedov in another Middleweight headliner on July 1, 2023. The event, known as UFC Vegas 76, will air live on ESPN network.
White also revealed that UFC will return to London on July 22 with a fight night event, to be aired live on ESPN. The event was earlier expected to be UFC 291 PPV, but with Leon Edwards unwilling to fight in July, UFC has turned the event into a Fight Night event now. White has promised something special for UK fight fans for this event.
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