01 Jan UFC ‘Fight Island’ poster revealed for Calvin Kattar vs. Dan Ige
As the UFC prepares to launch “Fight Island” in July, the poster for the second card taking place on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi has now been revealed.
The event on July 15 will feature a main event showdown between pair of ranked featherweights as Calvin Kattar takes on Dan Ige with the winner looking to earn a spot in the top five of the division.
The #UFCFightIsland1 poster has landed!@CalvinKattar vs @DynamiteDan808 @PedroMunhozMMA vs @FrankieEdgar
#InAbuDhabi @VisitAbuDhabi pic.twitter.com/XT2TrBrZiK
— UFC (@ufc) July 1, 2020
Kattar is coming off a stunning knockout over Jeremy Stephens while Ige picked up the biggest win of his career with a split decision victory against Edson Barboza.
The other fight featured on the new poster is the bantamweight co-main event as former UFC champion Frankie Edgar makes his long awaited debut at 135 pounds against perennial contender Pedro Munhoz.
Here’s the full fight card for the UFC event on July 15 as it currently stands:
Calvin Kattar vs. Dan Ige
Pedro Munhoz vs. Frankie Edgar
Carla Esparza vs. Marina Rodriguez
Abdul Razak Alhassan vs. Mounir Lazzez
Jared Gordon vs. Chris Fishgold
Modestas Bukauskas vs. Vinicius Moreira
Molly McCann vs. Taila Santos
Ricardo Ramos vs. Lerone Murphy
John Phillips vs. Dusko Todorovic
Tim Elliott vs. Ryan Benoit
Diana Belbita vs. Liana Jojua