UFC Fight Night 112: Chiesa vs. Lee
Ultimate Fight Championship returns to Oklahoma on Sunday June 25. The event held at Chesapeake Energy Arena is the second promotion the organization presents in the city. A previous gala, UFC Fight Night: Diaz vs Guillard took place in 2009.
UFC Fight Night 112 is a is a 12 fight bill. The main card comprises 6 bouts on Fox Sports 1. A preliminary card on FS2 features three bouts that follows a three-fight program on UFC Fight Pass.
In the headline event Michael Chiesa (14-2-0) takes on his fellow-american Kevin Lee (15-2-0) at lightweight. Ranked No 7 “Maverick” is a winner of The Ultimate Fighter 15. “The Motown Phenom” is ranked No 12 in the division.
In the second bout from the top American middleweight Tim Boetsch (20-11-0) faces off Johny Hendricks (18-6-0) also of the US. As well, on the main card a women’s strawweight clash between the representative of the country-host Felice Herrig (12-6-0) and American-Russian Justine Kish (6-0-0).
In addition, a featherweight bout between a former UFC lightweight and welterweight champion B.J. Penn (16-11-2) and Dennis Siver (22-11-0, 1NC) is expected to take place at this event at featherweight. A complete line-up can be found below.
Main Card (Fox Sports 1)
Lightweight Michael Chiesa vs. Kevin Lee
Middleweight Tim Boetsch vs. Johny Hendricks
Women’s Strawweight Felice Herrig vs. Justine Kish
Light Heavyweight Joachim Christensen vs. Dominick Reyes
Welterweight Tim Means vs. Alex Garcia
Featherweight B.J. Penn vs. Dennis Siver
Preliminary Card (Fox Sports 2)
Lightweight Clay Guida vs. Erik Koch
Women’s Strawweight Carla Esparza vs. Maryna Moroz
Lightweight Devin Powell vs. Darrell Horcher
Preliminary Card (UFC Fight Pass)
Featherweight Jared Gordon vs. Michel Quiñones
Light Heavyweight Josh Stansbury vs. Jeremy Kimball
Lightweight Tony Martin vs. Johnny Case