UFC Struggle Evening: Vieira vs. Tate airs reside from UFC APEX in Las Vegas this Saturday, Nov. 20, with each the prelims and the primary card exclusively on ESPN+ (English and Spanish), at 3 p.m. ET and at 6 p.m. ET, respectively. Dwell protection contains UFC Struggle Evening Pre-Present: Vieira vs. Tate on Friday at 6 p.m. ET on ESPN+ offering followers with unique insights and views on the largest tales heading into Struggle Evening.
The ladies’s bantamweight bout between No. 7 Ketlen Vieira (11-2) and former Strikeforce and former UFC Ladies’s Bantamweight Champion No. 8 Miesha Tate (19-7), headlines Saturday evening’s occasion. Vieira final fought in February when she misplaced by unanimous choice to Yana Kunitskaya, one among solely two skilled losses so far. Tate, thought of one of the standard girls’s MMA fighters of all time, got here out of retirement in July with a third-round TKO win over Marion Reneau. Vieira and Tate have been initially scheduled to face one another on October 16, however that bout was postponed because of Tate testing constructive for COVID-19.
The co-main is a welterweight battle between The Final Fighter season 15 winner Michael Chiesa (18-5) and undefeated Sean Brady (14-0). Chiesa, seeking to rebound from a loss to Vicente Luque at UFC 265, hopes to interrupt Brady’s streak and get again into the win column. Previous to his loss to Luque, Chiesa had gained 4 straight and was on observe for a title shot after shifting up from the light-weight to the welterweight division. Brady, one of many division’s most promising new contenders, is seeking to maintain his win streak alive, dealing with the established veteran after being pressured to withdraw from an August bout because of a severe foot an infection.
Brendan Fitzgerald will name the motion with analyst and UFC Corridor of Famer Daniel Cormier. Laura Sanko will deal with reporting duties.
Programming (All occasions ET)
|Fri., 11/19||6 p.m.||UFC Struggle Evening Pre-Present:
Vieira vs. Tate
|Sat., 11/20||3 p.m.||UFC Struggle Evening: Vieira vs. Tate (Prelims)||ESPN+|
|6 p.m.||UFC Struggle Evening: Vieira vs. Tate
|9 p.m.*||UFC Struggle Evening Publish Present:
Vieira vs. Tate
* instantly following predominant card
Foremost Card and Prelims (All occasions ET)
|6:00 PM||Foremost||Ketlen Vieira vs. Miesha Tate|
|Co-Foremost||Michael Chiesa vs. Sean Brady|
|Undercard||Rani Yahya vs. Kyung Ho Kang|
|Undercard||Joanne Wooden vs. Taila Santos|
|Undercard||Davey Grant vs. Adrian Yanez|
|3:00 PM||Function||Pat Sabatini vs. Tucker Lutz|
|Undercard||Rafa Garcia vs. Natan Levy|
|Undercard||Loma Lookboonmee vs. Crazy Godinez|
|Undercard||Terrance McKinney vs. Fares Ziam|
|Undercard||Cody Durden vs. Aoriqileng|
|Undercard||Shayilan Nuerdanbieke vs. Sean Soriano|
|Undercard||Luana Pinheiro vs. Sam Hughes|
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