Some of the finest fighters set to feature on this weekend’s UFC 236 faced off for the penultimate time before the octagon doors close on Saturday night.
The hype behind this card has been slowly gathering in momentum as the week has gone on.
On paper, the event is littered with some fantastic matchmaking from the UFC brass – as action fighters, prospects, and elite-tier talents get set to bring the heat to Atlanta, Georgia on the night.
In the main-event, Max Holloway will make his debut at 155lbs, stepping up to take on streaking contender Dustin Poirier, a man who has only fought lightweight world champions in his last four fights.
If you want to read our official prediction for that fight, you can do so here.
The second of the night’s interim-title bouts will be contested in the co-main event as Kelvin Gastelum looks to reaffirm his status as the divisional number 1 by taking out the ever-improving force that is Israel Adesanya.
The stars of the show faced off at yesterday’s UFC 236 media day.
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