UFC Fight Night 149: Overeem Vs. Oleinik This Saturday
The event, set for Saint Petersburg, Russia, airs entirely on ESPN+ and features Alistair Overeem vs. Alexey Oleinik in the main event.
In the main event from the Yubileyny Sports Palace, former heavyweight champion Alistair Overeem takes on Alexey Oleinik. Originally, Overeem was scheduled to meet Alexander Volkov, who once held the Bellator title, but health issues forced Volkov out.
This is the first UFC event in Saint Petersburg and the second ever in Russia, joining the 2018 card that also featured Oleinik, as he faced Mark Hunt.
Also scheduled for action are Islam Makhachev, Sergei Pavlovich, Devin Clark and Roxanne Modafferi, as she meets Anotonina Shevchenko.
All fights will air live on ESPN+.
Below is the current fight card:
MAIN CARD (ESPN+/1 p.m. ET)
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Heavyweight: Alistair Overeem vs. Alexey Oleinik
Lightweight: Islam Makhachev vs. Arman Tsarukyan
Heavyweight: Sergei Pavlovich vs. Marcelo Golm
Light Heavyweight: Ivan Shtyrkov vs. Devin Clark
Female Flyweight: Roxanne Modafferi vs. Antonina Shevchenko
Middleweight: Krzysztof Jotko vs. Alen Amedovski
PRELIMINARY CARD (ESPN+/10 a.m. ET)
Bantamweight: Movsar Evloev vs. Seuing Woo Choi
Welterweight: Sultan Aliev vs. Keita Nakamura
Lightweight: Alexander Yakovlev vs. Alex da Silva Coehlo
Heavyweight: Marcin Tybura vs. Shamil Abdurakhimov
Light Heavyweight: Gadzhimurad Antigulov vs. Michal Oleksiejczuk
Lightweight: Magomed Mustafaev vs. Rafael Fiziev