UFC 216 is taking place in Paradise, Nevada on 7 October at the T-Mobile Arena. And I’m sure fans are in for a real treat. The stacked card features exciting fights like UFC Flyweight Champion Demetrious Johnson who defends his title yet again for the 11th time against top contender Ray Borg. Former UFC Heavyweight Champion Fabricio Werdum clashes with Derrick Lewis as well as the comeback of many compelling competitors including, Nik Lentz, Will Brooks, Walt Harris, and much more!
Mainly, Knockout Artist and Lightweight Walt ‘The Big Ticket’ Harris will scrap with, “The Hand Of” and fellow Knockout Artist, Mark Godbeer. Next, Thales Leites will collide with Technician Brad Tavares. Also, Submission Special and Jiu-Jitsu Expert Fabricio Werdum— who has won seven of his last nine fights——will lock horns with heavy-handed Behemoth Derrick Lewis in a crucial Heavyweight happening that will put Derrick Lewis higher in the rankings of the Heavyweight Division, inching ever closer to Title contention.
In the featured and co-main title bout of the evening, ever reigning Flyweight Champion Demetrious Johnson will clash with the combative grappler and Jackson Wink MMA Academy product Ray Borg. Ray Borg has mentioned that he has nothing to lose in this fight and that Borg has been watching Johnson’s career for a long time. MMA fans won’t want to miss this one! Could Demetrious Johnson break Anderson Silva’s record of most Title Defenses? (10). Or will Ray Borg get the upset and vanquish Johnson’s dream of breaking Silva’s record. Let’s wait and see this Saturday!
To All those that were affected by what happened in Las Vegas this past week. My thoughts and prayers go out to all the families during this time. Take care, and God bless you All.