Watch UFC 257 Live Stream

Watch UFC 257 Live Stream

UFC 257
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation
Jump to search
UFC 257: Poirier vs. McGregor 2
Promotion    Ultimate Fighting Championship
Date    January 23, 2021
Venue    TBD
City    TBD
Event chronology
UFC Fight Night 185     UFC 257: Poirier vs. McGregor 2     UFC Fight Night 186

UFC 257: Poirier vs. McGregor 2 is an upcoming mixed martial arts event produced by the Ultimate Fighting Championship that will take place on January 23, 2021, at a location to be announced.[1]

1 Background
2 Fight card
3 Announced bouts
4 See also
5 References


A lightweight rematch between former UFC Featherweight and Lightweight Champion Conor McGregor and former interim champion Dustin Poirier is set to headline this event.[2][3] They met previously in a featherweight bout at UFC 178 in September 27, 2014, where McGregor won by first round TKO.[4]

A bantamweight bout between promotional newcomers Umar Nurmagomedov and Sergey Morozov was initially scheduled to take place at UFC 254, but Nurmagomedov pulled out due to an illness.[5] The pairing was rescheduled for this event.[6]

A flyweight bout between Amir Albazi and Zhalgas Zhumagulov was expected to take place at UFC on ESPN: Smith vs. Clark, but Zhumagulov pulled out due to visa issues and the bout was rescheduled for this event.[7][8]

Women’s Flyweight bout: Jessica Eye vs. Joanne Calderwood[10]
Middleweight bout: Brad Tavares vs. Antônio Carlos Júnior[11]
Women’s Strawweight bout: Michelle Waterson vs. Amanda Ribas[12]
Middleweight bout: Andrew Sanchez vs. Andre Muniz[13]
Lightweight bout: Nasrat Haqparast vs. Arman Tsarukyan[14]
Lightweight bout: Ottman Azaitar vs. Matt Frevola[15]
Bantamweight bout: Umar Nurmagomedov vs. Sergey Morozov[6]
Featherweight bout: Shane Burgos vs. Hakeem Dawodu[16]
Flyweight bout: Amir Albazi vs. Zhalgas Zhumagulov[8]

Staff (2020-11-23). “Dustin Poirier vs Conor McGregor to headline UFC 257”. Retrieved 2020-11-23.
Damon Martin (2020-11-10). “Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier 2 in works for UFC 257”. Retrieved 2020-11-11.
Danny Segura and Mike Bohn (2020-11-19). “Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier 2 booked for UFC 257”. Retrieved 2020-11-19.
Steven Marrocco (2014-09-27). “UFC 178 results, photos: Conor McGregor stops Dustin Poirier in first round”. Retrieved 2020-11-11.
Simon Head (2020-10-18). “Umar Nurmagomedov hospitalized in Dubai, ruled out of octagon debut at UFC 254”. Retrieved 2020-11-24.
Staff (2020-11-24). “Umar Nurmagomedov vs. Sergey Morozov added to UFC 257 on January 23”. Retrieved 2020-11-24. (in Dutch)
Staff (2020-11-24). “Amir Albazi vs. Zhalgas Zhumagulov pulled from UFC on ESPN 18 lineup”. Retrieved 2020-11-24.
Steve Duncan (2020-11-25). “Amir Albazi vs. Zhalgas Zhumagulov rescheduled for UFC 257”. Retrieved 2020-11-25.
“UFC 257: McGregor vs. Poirier”. Ultimate Fighting Championship. Retrieved 2020-12-02.
DNA, MMA (2020-10-17). “BREAKING: Jessica Eye vs. Joanne Calderwood ingepland voor 23 januari tijdens UFC 257”. MMA DNA. Retrieved 2020-10-18.
DNA, MMA (2020-10-31). “UFC onderneemt tweede poging voor Tavares vs. “Shoeface”, ditmaal op 23 januari aanstaande”. MMA DNA. Retrieved 2020-11-03.
DNA, MMA (2020-11-03). “Michelle Waterson vs. Amanda Ribas toegevoegd aan UFC 257 evenement op 23 januari”. MMA DNA. Retrieved 2020-11-04.
DNA, MMA (2020-11-19). “Drie nieuwe gevechten toegevoegd aan verschillende UFC evenementen”. MMA DNA. Retrieved 2020-11-19.
Farah Hannoun (2020-11-19). “Nasrat Haqparast vs. Arman Tsarukyan added to UFC 257”. Retrieved 2020-11-19.
Farah Hannoun and John Morgan (2020-11-19). “Ottman Azaitar vs. Matt Frevola joins UFC 257 lineup”. Retrieved 2020-11-19.
Tristen Critchfield (2020-11-24). “Shane Burgos vs. Hakeem Dawodu booked for UFC 257”. Retrieved 2020-11-24.



Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *