Ultimate Fighting Championship returns with a knockout 12-fight card for UFC Fight Night: Font vs. Vera live from UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada. Two top-10 Bantamweights will headline the event when #5 Rob Font takes on #8 Marlon “Chito” Vera. This event will be the 100th Fight Night and Vera’s first UFC main event.
With a 19-5 record inside of the Octagon, Rob Font is becoming one of the UFC’s premier knockout artists. The fighter out of Woburn, Massachusets has 8 wins by knockout and is a 3-time Performance of the Night winner. Font has won 4 of his last 5 fights but is coming off of a main event loss against Jose Aldo at Fight Night on December 4.
Fighting out of Woburn, Massachusetts, Vera has an 18-7 record and holds the UFC record for most stoppage wins in bantamweight history. Known as a closer, 15 of Vera’s 18 wins are by knockout or submission. He’s won 3 of his last 4 fights and is currently on a 2-fight win streak. Chito made a name for himself after knockout “Sugar” Sean O’Malley at UFC 252 in 2020, which handed O’Malley his first pro loss.
Cord cutters can find out how to watch all of the action during UFC Fight Night below.
When to Watch
Prelims begin on Saturday, April 30, at 4:00 p.m. ET, with the main card beginning at 7:00 p.m. ET
Where to Watch
You can watch all of Saturday’s fights by subscribing to ESPN+ for only $6.99 per month or $69.99 per year. Click here to sign up.
The early prelims will also air on ESPN2, while the main card will air on ESPN, which can be found on the following streaming services:
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What’s the Schedule?
Prelims — Beginning at 4:00 p.m. ET
- Daniel Lacerda (11-2) vs. Francisco Figueiredo (12-4-1; 1NC) [Flyweight]
- Alexander Romanov (15-0) vs. Chase Sherman (15-9) [Heavyweight]
- Gabriel Green (10-3) vs. Yohan Lainesse(1-0) [Welterweight]
- Natan Levy (6-1) vs. Mike Breeden (10-4) [Lightweight]
- Gina Mazany (7-5) vs. Shanna Young (8-5) [Women’s Flyweight]
- Tatsuro Taira (Debut) vs. Carlos Candelario (8-1) [Flyweight]
Main Card — Beginning at 7 p.m. ET
- #5 Rob Font (19-5) vs. #8 Marlon Vera (18-7-1) [Bantamweight]
- Andrei Arlovski (33-20; 2NC) vs. Jake Collier (13-6) [Heavyweight]
- Andre Fili (21-8; 1NC) vs. Joanderson Brito (12-3-1) [Featherweight]
- Jared Gordon (18-4) vs. Grant Dawson (17-1-1) [Lightweight]
- Darren Elkins (27-10) vs. Tristan Connelly (14-7) [Featherweight]
- Krzysztof Jotko (23-5) vs. Gerald Meerschaert (34-14) [Middleweight]
Catch all of the combat action live from the Octagon and more by subscribing to ESPN+ for only $6.99/mo. or $69.99/yr.