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UFC 288 Countdown: Full Episode Video

UFC 288 Countdown previews the return of the former two-division champion henry cejudowho challenges the current bantamweight titleholder aljamen sterling, Also, former UFC Strawweight Champion Jessica Andrade square off against rising star Yan Xiaonan.

Henry Cejudo makes his UFC return after nearly three years of retirement. He is looking to seal an already illustrious career as he seeks to become the second UFC champion to retire with the belt and return to win another title. Only Georges St-Pierre has done so before him.

He is tasked with taking the belt from the current Bantamweight Champion, Alzman Sterling. While Cejudo looks to add to his legacy, Sterling could cement his status as one of the UFC’s greatest champions of all-time by defeating the likes of Cejudo.

Jessica Andrade and Yan Xiaonan compete in the women’s strawweight division, each seeking a shot at UFC gold.

UFC 288: Sterling vs. Cejudo Takes place on Saturday, May 6 at the Prudential Center in Newark, NJ

The UFC 288 fight card co-main event will feature a welterweight showdown between top contenders Belal Muhammad and Gilbert Burns. That bout didn’t get the full UFC 288 Countdown treatment, as it was added on short notice.

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UFC 288 Countdown: Full Episode Video

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UFC 288 Fight Card

ufc 288 main card

  • Main Event – Bantamweight Championship: Aljamene Sterling (c) vs Henry Cejudo
  • Welterweight: Belal Muhammad vs. Gilbert Burns
  • Women’s Strawweight: Jessica Andrade vs. Yan Xiaonan
  • Featherweight: Movsar Avlov vs. Diego Lopes – Bryce Mitchell Outside
  • Featherweight: Krone Gracie vs. Charles Jourdain

ufc 288 preliminary card

  • Lightweight: Drew Dober vs. Matt Frevola
  • Light Heavyweight: Kennedy Nchukwu vs. Devin Clarke
  • Welterweight: Khaos Williams vs. Rolando Bedoya
  • Women’s Strawweight: Marina Rodriguez vs. Virna Jandiroba

UFC 288 Early Prelims Card

  • Heavyweight: Braxton Smith vs. Parker Porter
  • Middleweight: Phil Hawes vs. Ikram Eliskerov
  • Flyweight: Rafael Estevem vs. Zhalgas Zumagulov
  • Middleweight: Joseph Holmes vs. Claudio Ribeiro
  • Bantamweight: Daniel Santos vs. Johnny Munoz Jr.

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