Getty Images UFC has made great on its guarantee to never ever stop running live occasions throughout the coronavirus pandemic. Despite cancelling a handful of programs early on, the premier blended martial arts organization worldwide has had events almost each week given that May 9.
After seeing Justin Gaethje, Amanda Nunes and Kamaru Usman shine in PPV centerpieces over the last 3 months, it was Stipe Miocic’s time in August. The heavyweight champ completed his rivalry with Daniel Cormier by scoring a consentaneous choice win over the previous light heavyweight and heavyweight champ at UFC 252. Then, Israel Adesanya flaunted his unbelievable striking skills in taming the beast of Paulo Costa with a brutal TKO finish to keep his title.Now as we head down the final stretch of 2020, a few more title battles are on the horizon. None larger than lightweight champ Khabib Nurmagomedov battling interim champ Justin Gaethje on Oct. 24 in Abu Dhabi. Nurmagomedov was anticipated to deal with Tony Ferguson earlier this year– a fifth effort to book the bout– but the international pandemic avoided him from participating. In stepped Gaethje, who took apart Ferguson over five rounds prior to lastly getting the blockage. Then to liquidate October, it may be completion of an era
as Anderson Silva handles Uriah Hall in what UFC is calling his final bout. Silva, 45, is 1-6 and 1 NC since 2013 while dealing with some of the very best the promotion needs to use. Hall, meanwhile, has won two straight at 185 pounds.Be sure to examine back in on this page when we have more information on upcoming UFC occasions throughout
the year.Upcoming UFC Set up UFC 254 Oct. 24 Khabib Nurmagomedov (c)vs. Justin Gaetheje( ic )Light-weight marriage Abu Dhabi ESPN+PPV