UFC Fight Night: Smith vs. Teixeira

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UFC Fight Night: Smith vs. Teixeira
Information
PromotionUltimate Fighting Championship
DateApril 25, 2020 (2020-04-25)
VenuePinnacle Bank Arena
CityLincoln, Nebraska
Event chronology
UFC 249: Khabib vs. Ferguson UFC Fight Night: Smith vs. Teixeira UFC Fight Night: Hermansson vs. Weidman

UFC Fight Night: Smith vs. Teixeira (also known as UFC Fight Night 173 and UFC on ESPN+ 31) is an upcoming mixed martial arts event produced by the Ultimate Fighting Championship that is planned to take place on April 25, 2020 at Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln, Nebraska, United States.[1][2][3]

Background[edit]

A light heavyweight bout between former UFC Light Heavyweight Championship challengers Anthony Smith and Glover Teixeira is expected to serve as the event headliner.[2]

Fight card[edit]

Fight card
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Light Heavyweight Anthony Smith vs. Glover Teixeira
Lightweight Evan Dunham vs. Michael Johnson
Welterweight Anthony Rocco Martin vs. David Zawada
Women's Flyweight Cynthia Calvillo vs. Antonina Shevchenko
Middleweight Zak Cummings vs. Andrew Sanchez
Light Heavyweight Ovince Saint Preux vs. Shamil Gamzatov
Women's Strawweight Mackenzie Dern vs. Ariane Carnelossi

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Announced bouts[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Anthony Smith vs. Glover Teixeira headliner, four more fights set for UFC Lincoln". MMA Junkie. 2020-01-24. Retrieved 2020-01-25.
  2. ^ a b Alexander K. Lee (2020-01-24). "Anthony Smith to fight Glover Teixeira in UFC Lincoln main event, four other fights added". mmafighting. Retrieved 2020-01-25.
  3. ^ Brett Okamoto (2020-01-24). "Smith-Teixeira to top UFC Fight Night card in April". espn.com. Retrieved 2020-01-25.
  4. ^ "UFC Fight Night: Smith vs. Teixeira". www.ufc.com. Retrieved 2020-02-12.
  5. ^ Redactie (2020-01-29). "Christos Giagos meets Alan Patrick during UFC Lincoln". mmadna.nl. Retrieved 2020-01-29. (in Dutch)
  6. ^ Nolan King (2020-02-13). "Matt Frevola vs. Roosevelt Roberts added to UFC on ESPN+ 31". mmajunkie.com. Retrieved 2020-02-13.
  7. ^ DNA, MMA. "Ongeslagen Alexander Romanov maakt UFC debuut tegen Raphael Pessoa in Lincoln". Retrieved 2020-02-19.