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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.

The UFC heads over to Saint Petersburg, Russia for the seventh installment of UFC on ESPN+ with UFC Fight Night 149.

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)

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

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