Schedule for UFC Fight Night: Holm vs. Vieira

The UFC brings us another exciting Fight Night event this weekend set up by a pivotal women’s bantamweight clash between Holly Holm and Ketlen Vieira. UFC Vegas 55 will take place at the promotion’s APEX facility in Las Vegas, Nevada, on May 21.

Holm will return to her much-anticipated octagon almost a year and a half after her win over Irene Aldana in October 2020. She is currently 2nd in the tournament and one win over the tennis player. The Brazilian is likely to land her a header shot next.

On the other hand, Vieira will be looking to conquer the old champion and become a legitimate threat to the rest of the top contenders in the tournament. Co-titled was an explosive clash between Santiago Ponzinibbio and Michel Pereira.

Check out the press conference schedule and pre-match considerations for the event below:

Pre-match press conference

Interviews ahead of the media fight day will likely take place on Wednesday, May 18, and can be viewed live on the promotion’s official website, YouTube, Facebook, and Twitch.

Formal and ceremonial weights

The official and ceremonial weights will likely take place on Friday, May 20 and can be viewed live on the platforms mentioned above.

NOTE: The dates are estimated based on the usual schedule for the promotion’s events and are subject to change as they are yet to be officially confirmed.

UFC Vegas Main Card 55

Check out the main tag for the event below:

Holly Holm vs Ketlen Vieira (women’s bantamweight)

Santiago Ponzinibbio vs. Michel Pereira (middleweight)

Chidi Njokuani vs Dusko Todorovic (middleweight)

Polyana Viana vs Tabatha Ricci (women’s straw weight division)

Eryk Anders vs Park Jun-yong (middleweight)

UFC Vegas Preliminary Card 55

Check out the preliminary card for the event below:

Joseph Holmes vs Alen Amedovski (middleweight)

Jailton Almeida vs Parker Porter (heavyweight)

Omar Morales vs. Uros Medic (mild)

Jonathan Martinez vs Vince Morales (bantamweight)

Chase Hooper vs Felipe Colares (featherweight)

Elise Reed vs Sam Hughes (women’s straw)


Edited by John Cunningham

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