Israel Adesanya will defend his UFC middleweight title against Alex Pereira at UFC 281 PPV in New York City, United States. Here’s Know full match card, live streaming details, and more.
The UFC is set to return to New York’s Madison Square Garden this weekend for the much-hyped Adesanya vs. Perera, UFC 281 pay-per-view (PPV) event. The Middle East hosted the PPV on Saturday night after a successful UFC 280 PPV.
While Islam Makhachev became the new undisputed UFC lightweight champion last month, Israel Adesanya moved into UFC 281 looking to maintain and better his undefeated middleweight record.
Meanwhile, UFC 281 Live Online will be headlined by Adesanya vs. Pereira in the main event for the UFC middleweight title. The MMA world has been waiting for this match since Alex Pereira made his UFC debut at MSG last year.
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While Israel Adesanya is coming off successful championship defenses against Whittaker and Jared Cannonier, Periera defeated Andreas Michaelidis, Bruno Silva, and Sean Strickland to capture the title.
It is pertinent to note that Adesanya is 23-1-0 in his career, with his only loss coming in a bout where he fought for the UFC light heavyweight title. However, Adesanya was defeated twice by Perera during their kickboxing days. Adesanya fought Pereira once, once by knockout and once by decision.
At the same time, the UFC 281 match card featured Carla Esparza against Zhang Weiley for the UFC Women’s Strawweight Championship. The main card also features a lightweight bout between Dustin Poirier and Michael Chandler. Check full match card, schedule, live streaming details and more here,
What time will UFC 281, Adesanya vs Pereira PPV main card begin?
The UFC 281 main card will begin live at 8:30 AM IST on Sunday, November 13.
Where will the UFC 281: Adesanya vs Pereira PPV take place?
UFC 281 will take place at Madison Square Garden in New York, United States.
Adesanya vs Pereira, UFC 281: Complete match card
- Israel Adesanya vs Alex Pereira – UFC middleweight title bout
- Carla Esparza vs Zhang Weili – UFC women’s strawweight title bout
- Dustin Poirier vs Michael Chandler – Lightweight bout
- Frankie Edgar vs Chris Gutierrez – Bantamweight bout
- Dan Hooker vs Claudio Puelles – Lightweight bout
- Brad Riddell vs Renato Moicano – Lightweight bout
- Dominick Reyes vs Ryan Spann – Light heavyweight bout
- Erin Blanchfield vs Molly McCann – Women’s flyweight bout
- Andre Petroski vs Wellington Turman – Middleweight bout
- Matt Frevola vs Ottman Azaitar – Lightweight bout
- Karolina Kowalkiewicz vs Silvana Gomez Juarez – Women’s starwweight bout
- Michael Trizano vs SeungWoo Choi – Featherweight bout
- Julio Arce vs Montel Jackson – Bantamweight bout
- Carlos Ulberg vs Nicolae Negumereanu – Light heavyweight bout
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