UFC 231: Holloway vs Ortega is an upcoming Mixed Martial Arts event hosted by the Ultimate Fighting Championship that will be held on December 8, 2018, at the Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.The UFC main event will feature the UFC Featherweight Champion, Max Holloway, defending his title against the undefeated Brian Ortega.
Event: UFC 231: “Holloway vs. Ortega”
Date: Sat., December 8, 2018,
Time: 6PM ET (pre-card) and 10 PM ET(main card)
Location: Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Broadcast: Pay-Per-View (PPV), Fox Sports1, BT Sport
The early weigh-ins took place at the UFC host hotel in Toronto and preceded the ceremonial weigh-ins for the fans, which take place at 6 p.m. ET at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto. The same venue hosts Saturday’s event, which has a main card on pay-per-view following prelims on FS1 and UFC Fight Pass.
Featherweight: Max Holloway [c] vs. Brian Ortega
Women’s Flyweight: Valentina Shevchenko vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk
Welterweight: Alex Oliveira vs. Gunnar Nelson
Featherweight: Hakeem Dawodu vs. Kyle Bochniak
Light Heavyweight: Jimi Manuwa vs. Thiago Santos
In the main event, featherweight champion Max Holloway (19-3 MMA, 15-3 UFC) was under the limit for his fight against unbeaten challenger Brian Ortega (14-0 MMA, 6-0 UFC), who also came in under the mark. Holloway, who faced questions about whether he would make weight heading into the event, was 144.5 pounds. Ortega was a quarter-pound more at 144.75.
UFC 231 Fight Card And Start Time – What time will UFC 231 start?
The preliminary fights will get underway at 6:30pm ET and 3:30pm PT, with the main card kicking off at 10pm ET and 7pm PT.
Where to watch UFC 231:
You can watch UFC 231 Early Preliminary Card on Fight Pass, UFC 231 Preliminary Card on Fox Sports 1 and the main show will be available on pay-per-view.
You can find out more about how to watch here.