Updated: Nov 18
UFC Fight Night: Allen vs Craig, scheduled for November 18, 2024, in Las Vegas, Nevada, promises an exciting lineup of bouts.
The main event features top middleweight contenders, with No. 10 UFC ranked Brendan Allen (22-5) squaring off against No. 13 Paul Craig (23-4). Allen, a black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, aims for his sixth straight victory, while Scotland's Craig seeks a second consecutive win and a spot in the top 10 rankings.
The co-main event showcases welterweights Michael Morales (15-0) and Jake Matthews (18-6), highlighting Morales's undefeated record against the experienced Matthews.
Other notable fights include a strawweight bout between No. 9 Luana Pinheiro and No. 10 Amanda Ribas, and a middleweight matchup featuring Cesar Almeida and Christian Leroy Duncan, with Almeida being replaced by Denis Tiuliulin due to injury.
Here is the Full Fight Card:
Main Event: Brendan Allen vs. Paul Craig
Co-Main Event: Michael Morales vs. Jake Matthews
Undercard: Chase Hooper vs. Jordan Leavitt
Undercard: Payton Talbott vs. Nick Aguirre
Undercard: Luana Pinheiro vs. Amanda Ribas
Undercard: Myktybek Orolbai vs. Uros Medic
Feature: Jonathan Pearce vs. Joanderson Brito
Undercard: Chad Anheliger vs. Jose Johnson
Undercard: Christian Leroy Duncan vs. Denis Tiuliulin
Undercard: Mick Parkin vs. Caio Machado
Undercard: Jeka Saragih vs. Lucas Alexander
Undercard: Lucie Pudilova vs. Ailin Perez
Undercard: Trey Ogden vs. Nikolas Motta
Undercard: Charles Johnson vs. Rafael Estevam
The commentary team for this event is led by Brendan Fitzgerald, handling play-by-play duties. Providing color commentary are veteran lightweight Paul Felder and former bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz. The broadcast team also includes veteran octagon announcer Joe Martinez and Megan Olivi, who resumes her role as the lead correspondent.
This UFC Fight Night is set to take place at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas and will be available exclusively on ESPN+ in both English and Spanish. The prelims will start at 2 p.m. ET / 11 a.m. PT, followed by the main card at 5 p.m. ET / 2 p.m. PT