UFC 271 takes place in Houston on Saturday with preliminary bouts beginning at 6 p.m. ET and the main card commencing at 10 p.m.
This fight slate offers 15 bouts featuring athletes from Oceania to Kazakhstan. The main card is populated with five exciting bouts featuring combatants with varying physiques and fight arsenals.
Israel Adesanya (-280) vs. Robert Whittaker (+ 230)
Middleweight (185 pounds) Championship
Adesanya is a most accomplished kickboxing talent who is incrementally developing his take-down defense and grappling. He enters this rematch after having defeated in sound fashion three of the most decorated, accomplished middleweights alive in Paulo Costa, Mad Marvin Vettori and Yoel Romero.