The Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to Sin City on Saturday, July 6 for UFC 239 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada for a championship doubleheader on pay-per-view. The light heavyweight and women’s bantamweight championships will be on the line when the pay-per-view takes place.
In the main event, Jon Jones puts his 205-pound title on the line against heavy-handed contender Thiago “Marreta” Santos.
The co-main event features a women’s bantamweight title fight between current two-division champion Amanda Nunes and former 135-pound champion Holly Holm.
Ahead of the pay-per-view event, the UFC dropped a new promo video titled “Who’s the Baddest?” which will get your blood pumping.
UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones says he was meant to be the baddest man on the planet. Thiago Santos looks to knock Jones down a rung when they meet at UFC 239 on July 6.
The promo video follows a previous hype video that dubbed Jones and Amanda Nunes “Two G.O.A.T.S.”
The eighth annual International Fight Week will feature a stacked card headlined by a pair of thrilling world championship fights. Light heavyweight champion and No. 2 ranked pound-for-pound fighter Jon Jones defends against dangerous No. 3 ranked contender Thiago Santos. Also, two-division champion and No. 6 pound-for-pound fighter Amanda Nunes puts her bantamweight belt on the line against former titleholder and No. 2 ranked Holly Holm.
Get your popcorn ready.
A full look at the UFC 239 fight card can be seen below.
UFC 239 Fight Card
MAIN CARD (Pay-per-view, 10:00 p.m. ET)
- Jon Jones vs. Thiago Santos – for the light heavyweight title
- Amanda Nunes vs. Holly Holm – for the women’s bantamweight title
- Ben Askren vs. Jorge Masvidal
- Jan Blachowicz vs. Luke Rockhold
- Michael Chiesa vs. Diego Sanchez
PRELIMINARY CARD (ESPN, 8:00 p.m. ET)
- Arnold Allen vs. Gilbert Melendez
- Marlon Vera vs. TBA
- Claudia Gadelha vs. Randa Markos
- Alejandro Perez vs. Song Yadong
PRELIMINARY CARD (ESPN +, 6:15 p.m. ET)
- Jack Marshman vs. Edmen Shahbazyan
- Ismail Naurdiev vs. Chance Rencountre
- Julia Avila vs. Pannie Kianzad
UFC 239: Fight Time & Viewing Details
Event: UFC 239: Jones vs. Santos
Date: Saturday, July 6, 2019
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Venue: T-Mobile Arena
Main Card Card Time: 10:00 p.m. ET
Broadcast: Pay-per-view, ESPN, ESPN+