UFC on ESPN: Barboza vs. Gaethje
|UFC on ESPN: Barboza vs. Gaethje|
|Promotion||Ultimate Fighting Championship|
|Date||March 30, 2019|
|Venue||Wells Fargo Center|
UFC on ESPN: Barboza vs. Gaethje (also known as UFC on ESPN 2) is an upcoming mixed martial arts event produced by the Ultimate Fighting Championship that will be held on March 30, 2019 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
A strawweight bout between Alexa Grasso and Marina Rodriguez was scheduled at UFC Fight Night: Assunção vs. Moraes 2. However, it was reported on December 17, that Rodriguez pulled out of the event due to a hand injury. The pairing was left intact and rescheduled for this event.
Official fight card
|Lightweight||Edson Barboza||vs.||Justin Gaethje|
|Women's Strawweight||Karolina Kowalkiewicz||vs.||Michelle Waterson|
|Women's Strawweight||Alexa Grasso||vs.||Marina Rodriguez|
|Lightweight||Ross Pearson||vs.||Desmond Green|
|Featherweight||Sheymon Moraes||vs.||Sodiq Yusuff|
|Light Heavyweight||Paul Craig||vs.||Kennedy Nzechukwu|
|Women's Flyweight||Maryna Moroz||vs.||Sabina Mazo|
|Middleweight||David Branch||vs.||Jack Hermansson|
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- Thomas Gerbasi (2019-01-22). "Barboza vs. Gaethje to headline Philadelphia event". ufc.com. Retrieved 2019-01-23.
- John Morgan (2019-01-22). "Edson Barboza vs. Justin Gaethje official for UFC on ESPN 2 headliner". mmajunkie.com. Retrieved 2019-01-22.
- Guilherme Cruz (2018-12-17). "Marina Rodriguez injured, out of UFC Fortaleza fight with Alexa Grasso". mmafighting.com. Retrieved 2018-12-18.
- Raphael Marinho. "Após estrear no UFC com empate, Marina Rodriguez encara Alexa Grasso no dia 30 de março". sportv.com. Retrieved 2019-01-06.
- "UFC on ESPN: Barboza vs. Gaethje". Ultimate Fighting Championship. Retrieved 2019-01-14.
- Marcel Dorff (2019-02-07). "Featherweight match between Enrique Barzola and Kevin Aguilar at UFC Philadelphia". mmadna.nl. Retrieved 2019-02-07. (in Dutch)
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