Aldana vs. Pudilova added to UFC 228 Early Prelims
UFC 228 takes place at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas on Sunday September 9 (AWST). The fight card comprises fourteen bouts with two titles contested in the main event. The official lineup has been finalized this week.
The main card features five bouts. As many as three of the battles are the women’s contests.
In the main event Tyron Woodley defends his UFC Welterweight title against Darren Till. In the co-main event Nicco Montano defends her women’s flyweight title against Valentina Shevchenko.
Also on the card two women’s strawweight bouts. In one of the contests Jessica Andrade faces Karolina Kowalkiewicz. In another, Carla Esparza takes on Tatiana Suarez. In addition, Yair Rodriguez meets Zabit Magomedsharipov at featherweight.
A women’s bantamweight bout between Irene Aldana and Lucie Pudilova has been added to the Early Prelims card late this week. The current line up can be found below.
UFC 228 fight card
Welterweight Tyron Woodley vs. Darren Till
Women’s Flyweight Nicco Montano vs. Valentina Shevchenko
Women’s Strawweight Jessica Andrade vs. Karolina Kowalkiewicz
Women’s Strawweight Carla Esparza vs. Tatiana Suarez
Featherweight Yair Rodriguez vs. Zabit Magomedsharipov
Bantamweight Aljamain Sterling vs. Cody Stamann
Middleweight Charles Byrd vs. Darren Stewart
Welterweight Abdul Razak Alhassan vs. Niko Price
Bantamweight Jimmie Rivera vs. John Dodson
Welterweight Diego Sanchez vs. Craig White
Lightweight Jim Miller vs. Alex White
Women’s Bantamweight Irene Aldana vs. Lucie Pudilova
Flyweight Ryan Benoit vs. Roberto Sanchez
Welterweight Geoff Neal vs. Frank Camacho