UFC Vegas 33 airs live from UFC Apex in Las Vegas, NV on Saturday July 31, which makes it Sunday August 1 in the UK and Australia. The main event is a five-round middleweight bout between Uriah Hall and Sean Strickland.
Uriah Hall (17-3) is riding the four-win streak. In his previous bout in April he took the win against Chris Weidman via first-round TKO, after the latter suffered leg injury. Prior to that he knocked out Anderson Silva in the fourth round, took a split decision against Antonio Carlos Junior and KO’d Bevon Lewis in Round 3.
Sean Strickland (23-3) also won four of his previous outings. In May he scored a unanimous decision against Krzysztof Jotko. Before that he stopped Brendan Allen in the second round, earned a UD against Jack Marshman and TKO’d Nordine Taleb in Round 2.
The co-main event is a bantamweight bout between Kyung Ho Kang and Rani Yahya.
Riding the three-win streak Kang (18-8, 1 NC) steps inside the Octagon for the first time since December 2019, when he took a split decision against Liu Pingyuan. Yahya (27-10-1, 1 NC) last fought in March when he submitted Ray Rodriguez in the second round.
The full UFC Vegas 33 fight card can be found below.
UFC Vegas 33 fight card
- Uriah Hall vs. Sean Strickland
- Kang Kyung-ho vs. Rani Yahya
- Cheyanne Buys vs. Gloria de Paula
- Niklas Stolze vs. Jared Gooden
- Ryan Benoit vs. Zarrukh Adashev
- Bryan Barberena vs. Jason Witt
- Nicco Montano vs. Yanan Wu
- Collin Anglin vs. Melsik Baghdasaryan
- Chris Gruetzemacher vs. Rafa Garcia
- Danny Chavez vs. Kai Kamaka III
- Jinh Yu Frey vs. Ashley Yoder
- Ronnie Lawrence vs. Trevin Jones
- Philip Rowe vs. Orion Cosce