UFC Fight Night on ESPN2: Reyes vs Weidman in Boston


  • Main Card features Dominick Reyes Chris Weidman and Yair Rodriguez vs. Jeremy Stephens 2
  • All fights live and exclusively on ESPN2 at 6m. ET;  Post Show on ESPN+
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UFC Fight Night on ESPN2: Reyes vs Weidman airs exclusively on ESPN2 tonight, Friday, October 18, at 6 p.m. ET from TD Garden in Boston, MA. The main event features a light heavyweight bout between No. 4 ranked contender Dominick Reyes (11-0-0) vs former middleweight champion Chris Weidman who makes his debut at the light heavyweight division.  The co-main features a featherweight matchup between Yair Rodriguez (12-2-0, 1 NC) and Jeremy Stephens (28-16-0, 1 NC).

Reyes enters the Octagon for his first main event with a perfect 11-0 record. He joined UFC in 2017, making a rapid ascent up the light heavyweight rankings, with big victories over veterans Jeremy Kimball, Jared Cannonier, Ovince Saint Preux and most recently a win over former title challenger Volkan Oezdemir at UFC London. Weidman, one of the best middleweights of this era, will look to make a statement in the 205-pound division by delivering Reyes his first professional loss.

The co-main will feature one of the most heated rivalries in recent history as Yair Rodriguez and Jeremy Stephens meet at the Octagon again after their UFC Mexico City bout last month, which ended in a no contest after an accidental eye poke.

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UFC Fight Night on ESPN2: Reyes vs Weidman

Programming (All times ET)

Fri., 10/18  

5:30 p.m.

UFC Live: Fight Night Boston ESPN2

ESPN2, ESPN Deportes

ESPN2, ESPN Deportes

 

ESPN+ (Live)

6:00 p.m.

9:00 p.m.

Prelims

Main Card

Following completion of Main

 

Post Show

 

Main Card and Prelims (All times ET): 

MAIN CARD – Beginning 9 p.m.
Main Dominick Reyes vs. Chris Weidman
Co-Main Yair Rodriguez vs. Jeremy Stephens
Undercard Greg Hardy vs. Ben Sosoli
Undercard Joe Lauzon vs. Jonathan Pearce
Undercard Maycee Barber vs. Gillian Robertson
Undercard Deron Winn vs. Darren Stewart
PRELIMS – Beginning 6 p.m.
Feature Charles Rosa vs. Manny Bermudez
Undercard Molly McCann vs. Diana Belbita
Undercard Kyle Bochniak vs. Sean Woodson
Undercard Randy Costa vs. Boston Salmon
Undercard Court McGee vs. Sean Brady
Undercard Brendan Allen vs. Kevin Holland
Undercard Daniel Spitz vs. Tanner Boser

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