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UFC Returns In 2022 With Calvin Kattar Taking On Giga Chikadze

The first UFC event of 2022 takes place this Saturday night with Calvin Kattar battling Giga Chikadze in the main event.

The first UFC event of 2022 is set for this Saturday night.

In the main event, Calvin Kattar takes on Giga Chikadze in a featherweight contest. The card airs from Las Vegas on ESPN and ESPN+.

Along with Kattar meeting Chikadze, Katlyn Chookagian battles Jennifer Maia, Brandon Royval meets Rogerio Bontorin, Jake Collier fights Chase Sherman and more.

Kattar and Chikadze are both looking to start the new year off with a win. Each have title aspirations in the coming months, and a win would position them nicely.

UFC Vegas 46: Fight Promo

Kattar and Chikadze are both ranked in the Top-10, with Kattar sitting fifth and Chikadze eighth.

Fight Replay: Calvin Kattar Vs. Shane Burgos

UFC featherweight Calvin Kattar was able to secure his second win in the Octagon at UFC 220 in his home state of Massachussets after completing the third-round knockout against Shane Burgos.

Kattar faces Giga Chikadze next in the main event at UFC Vegas 46 on Saturday, January 15.

Giga Chikadze Talks UFC 1, Contender Series

Leading up to his UFC Vegas 46 main event matchup versus Calvin Kattar, Giga Chikadze talks with Brendan Fitzgerald on a number of topics including his upbringing in Georgia, discovering the UFC and how he overcame adversity losing his first fight in front of Dana White on the Contender Series.

Kattar Vs. Chikadze Fight Preview

Preview UFC Vegas 46 featherweight main event between No. 5-ranked Calvin Kattar and No. 8-ranked Giga Chikadze. The UFC Vegas 46 main card begins at 7pm ET / 4pm PT on Saturday, January 15.

 

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