UFC 273 It’s Saturday in Jacksonville, Florida, and the numbers are going to be a wild card.
It’s themed pair of title fights, with Featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovsky Defending his belt in the main match against “Korean Zombie” Chan Sung Joong. At BetMGM, Volkanovski is a huge favourite of 750- over Jung’s +500.
In the co-main event, bitter enemies will meet for the second time, as Aljamin Sterling welterweight champion (+360) Defend against Interim Champion Peter Yan (-500).
The fight that gets the most attention is the no-card final, the welterweight match between them No. 2 Gilbert Burns (+375) and 11th place, Khamza Shemayev (-550). Chimaev went 4-0 with four times in the UFC and his fights were over in a jiffy. At Burns, though, he faces a three-time world jiu-jitsu champion and former welterweight competitor.
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Featherweight: Aleksandr Volkanovsky (midfield) vs. Chan Seung-jung
Bantamweight: Aljamin Sterling (middle) vs Peter Jan (3rd place)
Welterweight: Gilbert Burns vs. Khamees Shemayev
Hayweight: Defeated Mackenzie Dern. Tecia Torres by split decision (29-28, 29-28, 28-29)
Lightweight: Mark Madsen def. Vince Bischel by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
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Welterweight: Ian Gary def. Darian Weeks by unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)
Middleweight: defeated Anthony Hernandez. Josh Frimed by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Bantamweight: Raquel Bennington def. Aspen Ladd by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Welterweight: Mike Mallott def. Mickey Gal by KO (punched) at 3:41 of R1:
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heavy weight: Alexei Oleinik Dev. Jared Vandera presenting (scarf contract) at 3:39 from the first round:
Catchweight (118.5 lbs): defeated Beira Rodriguez. Kay Hansen by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Catchweight (136.5 lbs): Julio Arce def. Daniel Santos by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
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