UnderGround Forums Free Fights: UFC 253

9/18/20 7:12 AM
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For a limited period before each event, the UFC releases for a series of complete free fights featuring fighters prominent on the latest card. UFC 253 will be held on September 27 at the Flash Forum on Fight Island, Abu Dhabi. Middleweight champion Israel Adesanya defends vs. Paulo Costa in the main event.

The UFC 253 free fights are posted below.

Israel Adesanya vs Kelvin Gastelum, at UFC 236: Holloway vs. Poirier 2 on April 13, 2019, in Atlanta, Georgia.

Paulo Costa vs. Yoel Romero, at UFC 241: Cormier vs. Miocic 2 on August 17, 2019, in Anaheim, California.

9/22/20 12:55 PM
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In the UFC 253 co-main, Dominick Reyes and Jan B?achowicz fight for the light heavyweight title vacated by Jon Jones, who is moving up to heavyweight.

Jan Blachowicz vs. Luke Rockhold took place at UFC 239 on July 6, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada; it was a Performance of the Night.

Dominick Reyes vs. Chris Weidman took place in the main event of UFC on ESPN 6 on October 18, 2019 in Boston, Massachusetts; it, too, was a Performance Bonus winner.