The Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to New Zealand on February 23 with UFC Fight Night 168 at Spark Arena in Auckland. MMA event features lightweights Paul Felder and Dan Hooker squaring off in the headliner of the show.
On Saturday the promotion announced the details for UFC Auckland ceremonial weigh-ins. The date and time in NZ is set for February 22 at 1 pm at Spark Arena in Auckland.
In the co-main event Jim Crute takes on Michal Oleksiejczuk at light heavyweight. Also on the main card the women’s MMA bout at strawweight between Karolina Kowalkiewicz and Yan Xiaonan, and a heavyweight matchup between Ben Sosoli and Marcos Rogerio de Lima.
In addition, Brad Riddel goes up against Magomed Mustafaev at lightweight, and Kevin Aguilar meets Zubaira Tukhugov at featherweight. The full fight card for UFC Auckland 2020 can be found below.
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UFC Auckland 2020 card
Lightweight Paul Felder vs. Dan Hooker
Light Heavyweight Jim Crute vs. Michal Oleksiejczuk
Women’s Strawweight Karolina Kowalkiewicz vs. Yan Xiaonan
Heavyweight Ben Sosoli vs. Marcos Rogerio de Lima
Lightweight Magomed Mustafaev vs. Brad Riddell
Featherweight Kevin Aguilar vs. Zubaira Tukhugov
Lightweight Jalin Turner vs. Joshua Culibao
Welterweight Jake Matthews vs. Emil Weber Meek
Welterweight Callan Potter vs. Song Kenan
Flyweight Kai Kara-France vs. Tyson Nam
Women’s Strawweight Loma Lookboonmee vs. Angela Hill
Welterweight Maki Pitolo vs. Takashi Sato
Women’s Flyweight Priscila Cachoeira vs. Shana Dobson