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UFC Fight Island: Robert Whittaker-Darren Till Preview, More

A battle between former champion Robert Whittaker and Darren Till headlines the final UFC Fight Island event from Abu Dhabi Saturday night.

The UFC wraps up action on Fight Island Saturday night with Robert Whittaker taking on Darren Till.

Set from Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, the action airs live on both ESPN and ESPN+.

Along with Whittaker, a former champion, meeting Till, Mauricio “Shogun” Rua battles Antonio Rogerio Nogueira for a third time.

Also, former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum welcomes Alexander Gustafsson to the division.

Check out some of the latest video offerings by the UFC to hype the event:

Fight Island 3: Whittaker Vs. Till Preview

Preview Saturday’s middleweight main event matchup between former champion Robert Whittaker (20-5) and Darren Till (18-2-1). Main card action starts at 8pm ET / 5pm PT.

Beach Faceoffs

Saturday’s headliners Robert Whittaker and Darren Till participated in a unique faceoff on the beach for media on Thursday. Hear from both fighters for their thoughts just a couple days out from their fight.

Fighters You Should Know

Khamzat Chimaev, Marina Rodriguez and Mike Grundy are just three fighters we think you need to get more familiar with ahead of Saturday’s Fight Island event headlined by Robert Whittaker vs Darren Till.

UFC Down Under: Best Moments From The Last Decade

Celebrate the 10th anniversary of the first live event in Australia or New Zealand this month with a look back at some of the most exciting events and moments from fighters representing the region.

Top Finishes: Nathaniel Wood

UFC bantamweight prospect Nathaniel Wood entered the UFC with a near 90% finish rate in 2018 and has only seen that rate rise, with all three of his initial wins under the UFC banner coming via submission.

 

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