Some of the top fighters that will be part of the UFC’s International Fight Week which spans over the course of three events, culminating with UFC 200 on Saturday, July 9, will be on hand in Las Vegas today for a special UFC press conference.
The three events include UFC 200, UFC Fight Night 90 and The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale. The majority of the stars minus Conor McGregor will be in attendance today. Unless you have been living under a rock this week, you know that McGregor and the UFC have been at odds and UFC President Dana White subsequently removed McGregor from the UFC 200 headliner rematch against Nate Diaz.
UFC President Dana White will host the events and fighters expected to be in attendance include:
UFC Fight Night 90 (July 7 at Las Vegas’ MGM Grand Garden Arena): Lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos, Eddie Alvarez
The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale (July 8 at Las Vegas’ MGM Grand Garden Arena): Strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk, Claudia Gadelha
UFC 200 (July 9 at Las Vegas’ T-Mobile Arena): Women’s bantamweight champion Miesha Tate, Amanda Nunes, Jose Aldo, Frankie Edgar, Travis Browne, Cain Velasquez
Watch today’s UFC press conference below beginning at 5pm EST today
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