UFC 239: Jones vs. Santos July 6, 2019 T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States UFC FIGHT PASS EARLY PRELIMS 6:15 PM EST, ESPN PRELIMS 8:00 PM EST, PPV MAIN CARD 10:00 PM EST. — UFC Canada (@UFCCA) April 21, 2019. Main Event: 205 lbs.: UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones vs. Co-Main Event: 135 lbs.: UFC Bantamweight Champion Amanda Nunes vs. Main Card, Preliminary Card 170 lbs.: Ben Askren vs. Jorge Masvidal 205 lbs.: Jan Blachowicz vs. Luke Rockhold 265 lbs.: Junior Dos Santos vs.
UFC 239 - Jon Jones vs. Thiago Santos results: Complete guide to everything that went down in Las Vegas A look back at the UFC 239 event that took center stage at International Fight Week. — 42,391 total possible lineups at/below the $50,000 salary threshold that do not include more than one (1) fighter from the same fight (i.e./e.g., where Jones can’t fight Santos) — 0 total possible lineups at/below the $50,000 salary threshold that include six (6) favorites (i.e. Entire lineup is composed entirely of fight favorites). UFC 239 Main Event: Jon Jones vs. Thiago Santos Ever since the rise of Conor McGregor, trash-talking has become a necessary skill for any fighter hoping to work his or her way up the MMA ladder.
The UFC is back on home soil in “Sin City” with UFC 239, one of its biggest cards of the year, which features two title fights at the top of the bill and a highly anticipated featured bout at welterweight.
In the main event, light heavyweight champion Jon Jones looks to defend his title against Thiago Santos. And in the co-main event, the only two women who share the distinction of knocking out Ronda Rousey square off when bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes takes on ex-champ Holly Holm. The card also features Ben Askren vs. Ted online free. Jorge Masvidal, with both men hoping to secure a shot at the 170-pound title.
Take a look at the UFC 239 event info, lineup with start times, and key storylines below.
Jones Vs Santos Winner
What: UFC 239
Where: T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas
TV, live stream: ESPN, ESPN+ (sign up now), UFC Fight Pass
Full fight card, start times
Ufc Jones Vs Santos Fight Card
MAIN CARD (ESPN+ pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET)Champ Jon Jones vs. Thiago Santos – for light heavyweight titleChamp Amanda Nunes vs. Holly Holm – for women’s bantamweight titleBen Askren vs. Jorge MasvidalJan Blachowicz vs. Luke RockholdMichale Chiesa vs. Diego Sanchez
PRELIMINARY CARD (ESPN, 8 p.m. ET)Arnold Allen vs. Gilbert MelendezNohelin Hernandez vs. Marlon VeraClaudia Gadelha vs. Randa MarkosAlejandro Perez vs. Song Yadong
Ufc Jones Vs Santos Fight Cards
PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass/ESPN+, 6:15 p.m. ET)Jack Marshman vs. Edmen ShahbazyanIsmail Naurdiev vs. Chance RencountreJulia Avila vs. Pannie Kianzad
Key storylinesJon Jones on Thiago Santos: ‘I try not to get intimidated by muscles’Jon Jones feels obligation to fans at UFC 239 to make up for lost timeUFC champ-champ Amanda Nunes believes she is the women’s GOATHolly Holm on Amanda Nunes’ list of accomplishments: She hasn’t beaten meBen Askren hopes Jorge Masvidal isn’t ‘such a dipsh*t’ to ruin their UFC 239 fightDiego Sanchez leaves Jackson-Wink MMA ahead of UFC 239: ‘There was no real love’Diego Sanchez sounds serious about a ‘good death’ in the cage. Should we be concerned
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