UFC giants like Tyron Woodley, Stephen Thompson, Khabib Nurmagomedov, Rashad Evans and Mark Hunt amongst others to take to the Octagon in a night of dramatic rivalry and redemption
Mumbai: This weekend, the Sony ESPN channel will broadcast one of the largest star-stacked fight cards of 2017, UFC 209. This fight marks the return of the UFC to Las Vegas and will be headlined by the highly-awaited rematch between Welterweight champion ‘The Chosen One’ Tyron Woodley and ‘Wonderboy’ Stephen Thomson to determine #therealwinner. UFC 209 will be telecast 5th March 2017 at 8.30 am IST, LIVE and Exclusive on the SONY ESPN channel.
With the night promising to be a high-profiled affair, the headliner features fan favorite welterweights, Tyron Woodley and Stephen Thompson. Backing the epic re-match, two incredibly compelling fights follow-up in fight cards featuring Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson for the interim lightweight title; and the heavyweight slugfest in Alistair Overeem vs. Mark Hunt.
Following the headliner fight, UFC 209 will also see former champion Rashad Evans take on aged-but-steely judoka Dan Kelly in the Light Heavyweight category match-up. Also knockout of the Year candidate Lando Vannata will take on knockout specialist David Teymur in a fiery Lightweight Category Clash.
UFC 209 Main Fight Cards are Welterweight Title – Tyron Woodley v/s Stephen Thomson; Interim Lightweight Title – Khabib Nurmagomedov v/s Tony Ferguson; Light Heavyweight Category – Rashad Evans v/s Daniel Kelly; Lightweight Category – Lando Vannata v/s David Teymur; Heavyweight Category – Alistair Overeem v/s Mark Hunt;
UFC 209 is available on Sunday, 5th March, 2017 at 8.30 am IST, LIVE and Exclusive on Sony ESPN channel. The repeat telecast of the fight on Sunday, 5th March 2017 at 9.30pm IST on Sony ESPN and Sony ESPN HD channels.