UFC Singapore features Holm, Correia, Arlovski, Dos Anjos & more

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Holly Holm faces off Bethe Correia in the main event at UFC Fight Night 111 held this Saturday in Singapore.

UFC Fight Night 111 is a twelve-fight bill live on UFC Fight Pass. The the event held at Singapore Indoor Stadium in Kallang is a return of the Ultimate Fight Championship, following its debut in the country three years ago.

The main card comprises four bouts that follow an eight-fight preliminary program. Women’s bantamweight challenge between Holly Holm and Bethe Correia headlines the show.

Ranked No. 5 American Holly Holm (10-3-0) is a former champion in the division. She made the headlines in 2015 by knocking out Ronda Rousey at UFC 193 two years back in Melbourne. In the following three bouts Holm faced a defeat against Miesha Tate, Valentina Shevchenko and Germaine de Randamie.

Bethe Correia (10-2-1) of Brazil is ranked No. 11. She is coming out of a draw with Marion Reneau. In two previous bouts she defeated Jessica Eye and faced a defeated against Raquel Pennington. Correia is also a former challenger for the title when she went up against Rousey in 2015.

The second bout from the top is a heavyweight clash between ranked No. 8 Andrei Arlovski (25-14-0, 1 NC) of Belarus and ranked No. 13 Marcin Tybura (15-2-0) of Poland. Also on the main card a welterweight battle between Dong Hyun Kim (22-3-1, 1 NC) of Korea and Colby Covington (11-1-0) of the US. In addition Tarec Saffiedine (16-6-0) of Belgium takes on Rafael dos Anjos (25-9-0) of Brazil also at welterweight.

The official weigh-in ceremony will conducted on Friday. A complete line-up can be found below.

UFC Fight Night 111: Holm vs Correia

Main card
Women’s Bantamweight Holly Holm vs. Bethe Correia
Heavyweight Andrei Arlovski vs. Marcin Tybura
Welterweight Dong Hyun Kim vs. Colby Covington
Welterweight Tarec Saffiedine vs. Rafael dos Anjos

Preliminary card
Lightweight: Takanori Gomi vs. Jon Tuck
Heavyweight Cyril Asker vs. Walt Harris
Featherweight Alex Caceres vs. Rolando Dy
Flyweight Justin Scoggins vs. Ulka Sasaki
Welterweight Li Jingliang vs. Frank Camacho
Bantamweight Kwan Ho Kwak vs. Russell Doane
Flyweight Naoki Inoue vs. Carls John de Tomas
Women’s Bantamweight Ji Yeon Kim vs. Lucie Pudilova

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Parviz Iskenderov
Parviz Iskenderov is a muaythai fighter from Perth, Australia. He is a former national champion of Belarus, and also a finalist of IFMA European Cup. He is an editor and journalist at FIGHTMAG. He covers national and world news. Iskenderov is also the WKN (World Kickboxing Network) international coordinator for Australia.

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