UFC 235: Ben Askren Just ‘Loves To Compete’
Ben Askren, a former Bellator and ONE welterweight champion, finally gets his chance to shine inside the Octagon when he faces Robbie Lawler Saturday night at UFC 235.
For Askren, the opportunity is one he has waited years for.
The unbeaten Askren and Lawler will be part of the pay-per-view main card from Las Vegas and the T-Mobile Arena.
Below is the current fight card:
MAIN CARD (PPV/10 p.m. ET)
UFC Light Heavyweight Championship
Jon Jones (c) vs. Anthony Smith
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UFC Welterweight Championship
Tyron Woodley (c) vs. Kamaru Usman
Welterweight: Robbie Lawler vs. Ben Askren
Strawweight: Tecia Torres vs. Weili Zhang
Bantamweight: Cody Garbrandt vs. Pedro Munhoz
PRELIMINARY CARD (ESPN/8 p.m. ET)
Featherweight: Jeremy Stephens vs. Zabit Magomedsharipov
Light Heavyweight: Johnny Walker vs. Misha Cirkunov
Bantamweight: Cody Stamman vs. Alejandro Perez
Welterweight: Diego Sanchez vs. Mickey Gall
PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass/6:30 p.m. ET)
Middleweight: Edmen Shahbazyan vs. Charles Byrd
Female Bantamweight: Gina Mazany vs. Macy Chiasson
Strawweight: Polyana Viana vs. Hannah Cifers