UFC 244 is headlined by a battle for the “Baddest Motherf*cker on the Planet” when fan-favorites Jorge Masvidal and Nate Diaz go head-to-head in a thrilling welterweight bout. The two veteran mixed martial artists are among the most exciting fighters in the sport and the highly-anticipated bout earned top billing for November’s pay-per-view at the iconic Madison Square Garden.
As hype for the event continues to build, the Ultimate Fighting Championship announced an upcoming press conference that will feature the two headliners.
On Thursday, September 19, the UFC will host a press conference that will feature Masvidal and Diaz in the Big Apple at The Rooftop at Pier 17 in New York City. The event — which will be free and open to the public — will begin at 7:00 p.m. ET with the doors opening at 6:00 p.m. ET.
Anyone who is unable to attend the festivities will be able to catch the action live on ESPN+.
— UFC (@ufc) September 16, 2019
UFC 244 will take place on Saturday, November 2. UFC president Dana White has confirmed that he will be making a special bout for the fight which will be dubbed the “Baddest Motherf*cker (BMF)” title. Other bouts on the card include Kelvin Gastelum vs. Darren Till, Vicente Luque vs. Stephen Thompson, Corey Anderson vs. Johnny Walker, and more.
UFC 244 Fight Card
- Jorge Masvidal vs. Nate Diaz
- Kelvin Gastelum vs. Darren Till
- Blagoy Ivanov vs. Derrick Lewis
- Corey Anderson vs. Johnny Walker
- Katlyn Chookagian vs. Jennifer Maia
- Vicente Luque vs. Stephen Thompson
- Krzysztof Jotko vs. Edmen Shahbazyan
- Lyman Good vs. Chance Rencountre
- Julio Arce vs. Hakeem Dawodu
- Andrei Arlovski vs. Jair Rozenstruik
*fight card is subject to change and additional fights will be added in the coming weeks.
UFC 244: Fight Time & Viewing Details
Event: UFC 244: Masvidal vs. Diaz
Date: Saturday, November 2, 2019
Location: New York, New York
Venue: Madison Square Garden
Main Card Card Time: 10:00 p.m. ET
Broadcast: Pay-per-view, ESPN, ESPN+