Kamaru Usman (pictured) defends his welterweight championship against Gilbert Burns in the main event of UFC 251 in Abu Dhabi on July 12 | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting
The UFC has released the poster for its first pay-per-view on “Fight Island.”
A trio of title fights headline UFC 251, set to take place on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi on July 12, with the main event clash between welterweight champion Kamaru Usman and Gilbert Burns taking center stage.
✈️ Now boarding for #UFCFightIsland
— UFC (@ufc) June 19, 2020
The featherweight championship rematch between Alexander Volkanovski and Max Holloway is also featured on the poster, as well as a battle between Petr Yan and Jose Aldo for the vacant bantamweight title and the second meeting of former strawweight champions Jessica Andrade and Rose Namajunas.
See the updated UFC 251 lineup below:
Alexander Volkanovski vs. Max Holloway