UFC 243: Whittaker vs Adesanya Fight Card

UFC 243: Whittaker vs Adesanya Fight Card

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UFC 243: Whittaker vs Adesanya Fight Card


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UFC 243: Whittaker vs Adesanya
Oct 6, 2019 (Oct 5 in Australia)
Marvel Stadium
Melbourne, Australia


UFC 243: Whittaker vs Adesanya Fight Card


Fight Card Ranking (strength of card on paper based on our exclusive Pound for Pound fighter rankings)

8,679 –  very weak (other than main event)

UFC PPV cards range between 13,300-4,700 points, with an average card ranking 10,300


(click on fighter’s name for detailed scouting report)

(fighter ranking based on our exclusive Performance Based Ranking system – click fighter’s rank to check out the list)


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Main Card (PPV – 10:00 pm Eastern)

Middleweight Championship:
Robert Whittaker   (20-4,  #1 ranked middleweight) vs Israel Adesanya   (17-0, #2 ranked middleweight)

Al Iaquinta   (14-5-1, #5 ranked lightweight) vs Dan Hooker  (18-8, #6 ranked lightweight)

Tai Tuivasa   (8-2, #13 ranked heavyweight) vs Sergey Spivak   (9-1, #32 ranked heavyweight)

Luke Jumeau   (13-4, #69 ranked welterweight) vs Dhiego Lima   (14-7, #50 ranked welterweight)

Justin Tafa   (3-0) vs Yorgan De Castro   (5-0)


Prelims (ESPN – 8:00 pm Eastern)

Jake Matthews   (14-4, #31 ranked welterweight) vs Rostem Akman  (6-1, #75 ranked welterweight)

Callan Potter   (17-8, #75 ranked welterweight) vs  Maki Pitolo   (11-4)

Jamie Mullarkey   (12-2) vs Brad Riddell   (2-0)

Women’s Featherweights:
Megan Anderson    (9-4, #15 ranked women’s feather/bantamweight) vs Zarah Fairn dos Santos   (6-2)


Early Prelims (UFC Fight Pass – 6:45 pm Eastern)

Women’s Flyweights:
Nadia Kassem   (5-1, #36 ranked women’s flyweight) vs Ji Yeon Kim   (8-2-2, #27 ranked women’s flyweight)

Khalid Taha   (13-2, #39 ranked bantamweight) vs Bruno Silva   (10-3-2)


Betting Odds:

UFC 243: Whittaker vs. Adesanya odds - BestFightOdds

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