Two titles are on the line at the United Center in Chicago on June 9 (AEDT) where Ultimate Fighting Championship presents the pay-per-view card UFC 238. Top of the fight-bill features the current flyweight champion Henry Cejudo up against Marlon Moraes. The pair battles it out for a vacant bantamweight belt.
In the co-main event Valentina Shevchenko makes her first flyweight title defense facing off Jessica Eye. Both championship bouts are scheduled for five rounds.
Also on the main card Tony Ferguson and Donald Cerrone square off at lightweight, and Jimmie Rivera meets Petr Yan at bantamweight. Heavyweights Tai Tuivasa and Blagoi Ivanov kick off the action.
The five-fight main card follows the four-fight preliminary card headlined by a pair of stawweights, Tatiana Suarez and Nina Ansaroff. Among other bouts, Aljamain Sterling faces Pedro Munhoz at bantamweight, and Karolina Kowalkiewicz takes on Alexa Grasso in the second strawweight matchup. In addition, Ricardo Lamas and Calvin Kattar go head to heat at featherweight.
The early preliminary card comprises four bouts. The complete lineup for UFC 238 can be found below.
UFC 238: Cejudo vs. Moraes fight card
Bantamweight Henry Cejudo vs. Marlon Moraes
Women’s Flyweight Valentina Shevchenko vs. Jessica Eye
Lightweight Tony Ferguson vs. Donald Cerrone
Bantamweight Jimmie Rivera vs. Petr Yan
Heavyweight Tai Tuivasa vs. Blagoi Ivanov
Women’s Strawweight Tatiana Suarez vs. Nina Ansaroff
Bantamweight Aljamain Sterling vs. Pedro Munhoz
Women’s Strawweight Karolina Kowalkiewicz vs. Alexa Grasso
Featherweight Ricardo Lamas vs. Calvin Kattar
Early Preliminary Card
Women’s Strawweight Angela Hill vs. Xiaonan Yan
Middleweight Bevon Lewis vs. Darren Stewart
Bantamweight Eddie Wineland vs. Grigory Popov
Women’s Flyweight Katlyn Chookagian vs. Joanne Calderwood