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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

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

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