Be sure to get your UFC 218 coverage from our good friends at FightLine. The card sees one title fight and several fights that may determine new no. 1 contenders. It comes from Detroit’s Little Caesars Arena with parts airing on Fight Pass, Fox Sports 1 and pay per view.
Max Holloway will look for his first featherweight title defense as he takes on Jose Also, who he defeated for the title via stoppage several months back. Francis Ngannou looks to continue his impressive streak by stopping Alistair Overeem and getting the next heavyweight title shot. Henry Cejudo and Sergio Pettis clash with the winner potentially moving on to the flyweight championship. The Ultimate Fighter 26 coaches meet in Eddie Alvarez and Justin Gaethje. Opening the main card, strawweights Tecia Torres and Michelle Waterson could be one or two wins away from knocking on the door for a title shot.
Below is the final card.
MAIN CARD (PPV/10 p.m. ET)
UFC Featherweight Championship
Max Holloway (c) vs. Jose Aldo
Heavyweight: Alistair Overeem vs. Francis Ngannou
Flyweight: Henry Cejudo vs. Sergio Pettis
Lightweight: Eddie Alvarez vs. Justin Gaethje
Strawweight: Tecia Torres vs. Michelle Waterson
PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX Sports 1/8 p.m. ET)
Lightweight: Charles Oliveira vs. Paul Felder
Welterweight: Alex Oliveira vs. Yancy Medeiros
Lightweight: David Teymur vs. Drakkar Klose
Strawweight: Felice Herrig vs. Cortney Casey
PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass/6:15 p.m. ET)
Welterweight: Abdul Razak Alhassan vs. Sabah Homasi
Light Heavyweight: Dominick Reyes vs. Jeremy Kimball
Heavyweight: Justin Willis vs. Allen Crowder
Strawweight: Angela Magana vs. Amanda Cooper