UFC 240: Max Holloway defends featherweight title against Frankie Edgar
UFC Featherweight champion Max Holloway | Pic: Facebook/blessedmmaofficial

MMA event UFC 240 is held at Rogers Place in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada on July 28 (AEST). Top of the pay-per-view fight card features the defending featherweight champion Max Holloway up against the challenger Frankie Edgar. The championship bout is scheduled for five rounds.

The co-main event is a women’s featherweight encounter between Cris Cyborg and Felicia Spencer. The contest is scheduled for three rounds.

Also on the main card Geoff Neal takes on Niko Price at welterweight, and Olivier Aubin-Mercier faces Arman Tsarukyan at lightweight. Marc-Andre Barriault and Krzysztof Jotko square off at middleweight, kicking off the main card.

The five-fight main card follows the preliminary card comprising four bouts. Women’s flyweight encounter between Alexis Davis and Viviane Araujo tops the bill. It follows a pair of featherweight matchups featuring Hakeem Dawodu up against Yoshinori Horie, and Gavin Tucker face off Seung Woo Choi. In addition, Alexandre Pantoja meets Deiveson Figueiredo at flyweight.

MMA action begins on the early preliminary card. Among the bouts, Gillian Robertson takes on Sarah Frota at women’s flyweight, Erik Koch goes up against Kyle Stewart at welterweight, and Tanner Boser and Giacomo Lemos do battle at heavyweight.

The complete lineup for UFC 240 can be found below.

UFC 240: Holloway vs. Edgar

Main card
Featherweight Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar
Women’s Featherweight Cris Cyborg vs. Felicia Spencer
Welterweight Geoff Neal vs. Niko Price
Lightweight Olivier Aubin-Mercier vs. Arman Tsarukyan
Middleweight Marc-Andre Barriault vs. Krzysztof Jotko

Preliminary card
Women’s Flyweight Alexis Davis vs. Viviane Araujo
Featherweight Hakeem Dawodu vs. Yoshinori Horie
Featherweight Gavin Tucker vs. Seung Woo Choi
Flyweight Alexandre Pantoja vs. Deiveson Figueiredo

Early preliminary card
Women’s Flyweight Gillian Robertson vs. Sarah Frota
Welterweight Erik Koch vs. Kyle Stewart
Heavyweight Tanner Boser vs. Giacomo Lemos