Holm-Anderson Added To UFC 225 PPV Card
After complaints about their fight being on the preliminary card, Holly Holm and Megan Anderson have been bumped up to the main card of UFC 225 on June 9th.
The event from Chicago will now have the UFC women’s featherweight clash on the pay per view, while a heavyweight fight between Curtis Blaydes and Alistair Overeem will now be the featured preliminary fight.
The main event of UFC 225 features a middleweight title showdown, as Robert Whittaker defends against Yoel Romero, and the opening contest will feature CM Punk’s sophomore endeavor inside the Octagon against Mike Jackson.
For the full card, look below.
Main Card (PPV)
Robert Whittaker vs. Yoel Romero
Rafael dos Anjos vs. Colby Covington
Holly Holm vs. Megan Anderson
Andrei Arlovski vs. Tai Tuivasa
CM Punk vs. Mike Jackson
Preliminaries (Fox Sports 1)
Alistair Overeem vs. Curtis Blaydes
Ricardo Lamas vs. Mirsad Bektic
Claudia Gadelha vs. Carla Esparza
Rashad Coulter vs. Chris de la Rocha
Early Preliminaries (UFC Fight Pass)
Rashad Evans vs. Anthony Smith
Joseph Benavidez vs. Sergio Pettis
Clay Guida vs. Bobby Green
Mike Santiago vs. Dan Ige
Initial Report: MMA Fighting