With UFC 254 firmly in the rear view and its aftermath still making headlines; the UFC has released the full card and lineup for UFC 255, headlined Figueiredo vs Perez on Nov. 21 in Las Vegas.
The event is headlined by a flyweight bout between reigning champ Deiveson Figueiredo and the number one contender Alex Perez. It seems like the flyweight division is set to be the highlight, with a flyweight fight between champion Valentina Shevchenko and submission specialist Jennifer Maia in the 25-minute co-main event.
Full fight card, lineup and venue for UFC 255
The event is set to be held at UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada; finally moving from the Flash Forum in Abu Dhabi. The full fight card for the event is as follows (this is purely circumstantial and the card maybe subject to change):
- Deiveson Figueiredo(c) vs. Alex Perez (Main event) in a flyweight fight
- Valentina Shevchenko(c) vs. Jennifer Maia (Co-Main Event) in a flyweight fight
Main Card and Prelims:-
- Jose Aldo vs. Marlon Vera (bantamweight)
- Brandon Moreno vs. Brandon Royval (flyweight)
- Mauricio Rua vs. Paul Craig (light heavyweight)
- Ariane Lipski vs. Antonina Shevchenko (flyweight)
- Jared Gooden vs. Alan Jouban (welterweight)
- Joaquin Buckley vs. Jordan Wright (middleweight)
- Kyle Daukaus vs. Dustin Stoltzfus (middleweight)
- Nicolas Dalby vs. Orion Cosce (welterweight)