In the night of August 16, 2020, Moscow time in Las Vegas (Nevada, USA) in the Arena APEX will be one of the most interesting tournaments of the summer — UFC 252. The main event will be the third fight between Stipe with Michican and Daniel Cormier. At stake will stand the title of the championship in the heavyweight division. Waiting for us another battle of the heavyweights, which will meet Junior DOS Santos (#4 rating) and Jairzinho of Rozenstruik (5).
Will come in the octagon and one of the most exciting fighters the UFC right now — sugar Sean O’malley (record 12-0). For the Russians will be a very interesting fight Magomed Alkalaevathat gives revenge Jonah Cutelove. In our online broadcast you’ll find details of the events leading up to the tournament.
O’malley is one of the most promising UFC fighters
In the second status event of the evening will battle Sean O’malley and Marlon Vera, acting in the easiest weight. Marlon Vera is 27 years old, Ecuadorian athlete, who recently ended a run of five victories. However, all eyes will be on his opponent: O’malley is one of the most promising UFC fighters that the promotion is making a serious bid. The 25-year-old boy with bright colored head fight record of 12-0 and monstrous power of the blow.
The fight date and time of the broadcast of the tournament
The main event in August at UFC on 16 Aug 2020 Moscow time. Early prelimi start at 01:00 GMT, fights to the preliminary card will begin at 03:00 GMT, but the main card fights scheduled for 05:00 a.m. Moscow time.
The first battle of Jairzinho Rozenstruik, video
The third match of the tournament will meet two killer bands — Junior “Gypsy” DOS Santos and Jairzinho “Big boy” of Rozenstruik. They are in fourth and fifth places in the rating division. DOS Santos already owned a championship belt, but at 36 years old and is still one of the contenders for at least the candidates fight. We’ll come back to him.
Rival Gypsy will be the 32-year-old surinames of Jairzinho that in 2020 suffered the first defeat of his career, now his records is 10-1. And for a guy who this year expected to compete for the title, a situation to be inadmissible. In his role he is pure drummer, a competent puncher. Fighting its consistently spectacular, and physical strength is impressive. We have found the first battle Rozenstruik. Surprisingly, he spent it in Vladivostok.
Where will the UFC 252, video
The tournament is one of the most intriguing cardies summer in Las Vegas (Nevada, USA) will take home the UFC arena APEX. Room with a octagon is part of a unique complex, which is called the Institute for the development of the UFC (UFC Performance Institute). The Institute was open in 2017 and is the first in the world of mixed martial arts for innovation, research and training. There is everything for preparing for tournaments: training and fitness facilities, a body to restore, a medical center, where specialists (physiotherapists, nutritionists, trauma specialists, etc.) working to maintain the condition of these athletes in top form.
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It is in this complex is (right now) the tournament in which Dana white otsmatrivat potential asset to the UFC. And there is one small caveat: the octagon APEX in custom sizes, it slightly less. And this means more intensity of the fighting.