UFC on ESPN: Overeem vs. Harris

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UFC on ESPN: Overeem vs. Harris
PromotionUltimate Fighting Championship
DateDecember 7, 2019 (2019-12-07)
VenueCapital One Arena
CityWashington, D.C., United States
Event chronology
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UFC on ESPN: Overeem vs. Harris (also known as UFC on ESPN 8) is an upcoming mixed martial arts event produced by the Ultimate Fighting Championship that is planned to take place on December 7, 2019 at Capital One Arena in Washington, D.C., United States.[1][2][3][4]


The event will be the second that the promotion has contested in the American capital, following UFC Live: Cruz vs. Johnson in October 2011.[4]

A heavyweight bout between the 2010 K-1 World Grand Prix Champion and former Strikeforce Heavyweight Champion Alistair Overeem and Walt Harris has been slated to serve as the event headliner.[5][6]

Fight card[edit]

Fight Card
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Heavyweight Alistair Overeem vs. Walt Harris
Women's Strawweight Cláudia Gadelha vs. Cynthia Calvillo
Heavyweight Stefan Struve vs. Ben Rothwell
Women's Bantamweight Aspen Ladd vs. Yana Kunitskaya
Welterweight Thiago Alves vs. Tim Means
Welterweight Carlos Condit vs. Mickey Gall
Bantamweight Cody Stamann vs. Song Yadong
Lightweight Matt Wiman vs. Joe Solecki
Light Heavyweight Trevor Smith vs. Alonzo Menifield
Featherweight Bryce Mitchell vs. Matt Sayles
Women's Strawweight Cortney Casey vs. Virna Jandiroba


Announced bouts[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Guilherme Cruz (2019-07-08). "UFC announces fourth quarter schedule for 2019". mmafighting.com. Retrieved 2019-07-08.
  2. ^ Redactie. "The UFC announces events for Moscow, Singapore, Busan and more". mmadan.com. Retrieved 2019-07-08.(in Dutch)
  3. ^ "Remaining UFC 2019 Schedule Announced". ufc.com. Retrieved 2019-07-08.
  4. ^ a b "UFC to return to Washington for December event at Capital One Arena". washingtonpost.com. 2019-07-07. Retrieved 2019-07-26.
  5. ^ Steven Marrocco (2019-08-13). "Alistair Overeem vs. Walt Harris headlines UFC on ESPN 7". mmajunkie.com. Retrieved 2019-08-14.
  6. ^ Thomas Gerbasi (2019-08-14). "Overeem vs. Harris to headline UFC Washington D.C." UFC.com. Retrieved 2019-08-15.
  7. ^ "UFC on ESPN: Overeem vs. Harris". www.ufc.com. Retrieved 2019-09-24.
  8. ^ Redactie (2019-10-16). "Billy Quarantillo meets Chris Fishgold during UFC Washington". mmadna.nl. Retrieved 2019-10-16.(in Dutch)