The Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to the Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Saturday night with a strawweight title fight headlining the UFC 237 pay-per-view event.
In the main event, champion Rose Namajunas, defends her title against Brazilian fan favorite, Jéssica Andrade.
In the night’s co-main event, former UFC middleweight champion Anderson “The Spider” Silva takes on rising star Jared Cannonier.
Two other former UFC champs will enter the octagon as the former 145-pound kingpin Jose Aldo meets the surging Alexander Volkanovski, and former lightweight and welterweight champ B.J. Penn takes on longtime veteran of the octagon, Clay Guida.
Former title contenders Thiago Alves and Bethe Correia will also be in action.
The 13-fight event kicks off with four preliminary-card bouts streaming live on ESPN+ at 6:15 p.m. ET. Four additional prelims follow at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN, with the five-fight main card started at 10 p.m. ET on pay-per-view.
UFC 237 weigh-in results below:
Pay-Per-View Main Card
Rose Namajunas (114.5) vs. Jessica Andrade (114.5)
Jared Cannonier (184.5) vs. Anderson Silva (185)
Jose Aldo (146) vs. Alexander Volkanovski (145.5)
Thiago Alves (170.5) vs. Laureano Staropoli ()
Francisco Trinaldo (154.5) vs. Carlos Diego Ferreira () – Canceled due to medical issues for Ferreira
ESPN Preliminary Card
Antonio Rogerio Nogueira (203.5) vs. Ryan Spann (204)
Thiago Moises (155) vs. Kurt Holobaugh (154.5)
Irene Aldana (135.5) vs. Bethe Correia (141)*
B.J. Penn (155.5) vs. Clay Guida (153.5)
ESPN+ Preliminary Card
Luana Carolina (124.5) vs. Priscila Cachoeira (125.5)
Warlley Alves (170) vs. Sergio Moraes (170)
Raoni Barcelos (135.5) vs. Carlos Huachin (135.5)
Talita Bernando (134.5) vs. Viviane Araujo (131)
*Bethe Correia weigh 5-pounds over the 136-pound max. She was fined 30 percent of her purse and the fight will go on as scheduled.