Final Combating Championship (UFC) lately held a particular media day for the upcoming UFC Combat Evening 170 combined martial arts (MMA) occasion on ESPN+, which takes place Sat., March 14, 2020 inside Nilson Nelson gymnasium in Brasilia, Brazil.
At its conclusion, Kevin Lee had his first face off with fellow headliner Charles Oliveira.
Lee (18-5) was final seen in what might go down as the best highlight-reel head kick knockout in promotion historical past, starching Gregor Gillespie at UFC 244 final November in New York. The victory for “Motown Phenom” validated his transfer to Tristar health club and snapped a two-fight shedding streak.
As for Oliveira (28-8, 1 NC), he can seemingly do no mistaken nowadays, successful six straight fights with six nasty finishes alongside the best way. The knuckleheads charged with the division rankings, nevertheless, haven’t any love for “Do Bronx,” leaving him excessive and dry at No. 13 — a whopping 5 spots behind Lee.
UFC Brasilia may also characteristic the welterweight showdown between Demian Maia and Gilbert Burns, whereas Johnny Walker collides with Nikita Krylov in mild heavyweight motion. To see the present struggle card and line up click on right here.