The Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to pay-per-view with UFC 240 on Saturday, July 24 at Rogers Arena in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. The event is headlined by a featherweight championship between current titleholder Max Holloway and former lightweight champ Frankie Edgar.
The event also features former women’s featherweight queen Cris Cyborg against Felicia Spencer.
Ahead of the highly-anticipated pay-per-view event, UFC commentators John Gooden and Dan Hardy took the time to provide a tactical analysis of the contest with the tale of the tape and by taking an in-depth look at the highlights and careers of both fighters.
You can check out the full breakdown from UFC 240: Inside the Octagon below.
UFC 240: Inside the Octagon– Full Episode
In this episode John and Dan preview the UFC 240 main event between UFC Featherweight champion Max ‘Blessed’ Holloway, and former UFC lightweight champ, Frankie ‘The answer’ Edgar. Max Holloway returns to his throne at 145, where he looks to defend his title for a third time. Looking to overthrow the Hawaiian, stands the fighting pride of New Jersey, Frankie Edgar, who boasts more Octagon time than any other competitor in UFC history. And after more than a year out of competition, Edgar will be determined to show he still has all the “answers” against a champion “blessed” with featherweight gold.
UFC 240: Fight Time & Viewing Details
Event: UFC 240: Holloway vs Edgar
Date: Saturday, July 27, 2019
Location: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Venue: Rogers Place
Main Card Card Time: 10:00 p.m. ET
Broadcast: Pay-per-view, ESPN, ESPN+
UFC 240 Fight Card
Main Card (10 PM ET, PPV)
Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar
Cris Cyborg vs. Felicia Spencer
Geoff Neal vs. Niko Price
Olivier Aubin-Mercier vs. Arman Tsarukyan
Marc-André Barriault vs. Krzysztof Jotko
Preliminary Card (8 PM ET, ESPN2)
Alexis Davis vs. Viviane Araujo
Hakeem Dawodu vs. Yoshinori Horie
Gavin Tucker vs. Seung Woo Choi
Alexandre Pantoja vs. Deiveson Figueiredo
Preliminary Card (6:30 PM ET, Fight Pass)
Gillian Robertson vs. Sarah Frota
Erik Koch vs. Kyle Stewart
Tanner Boser vs. Giacomo Lemos