The main event of UFC 171 will crown the first new welterweight champion since 2008 as Robbie Lawler (22-9) and Johny Hendricks (15-2) battle for the vacant title.
The co-main event could very well serve up the next challenger to whomever becomes the UFC welterweight champion on Saturday as Carlos Condit (29-7) takes on Tyron Woodley (12-2) in a much anticipated bout between two exciting 170-pounders.
Location and Date:
UFC 171 takes place at the Amway Center in Dallas, Texas on Saturday, March 15th.
The weigh-ins for UFC 171 will take place on Friday March 14th at 5:00 p.m. ET/2:00 p.m. PT. UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis will also host a special Fight Club Q&A just prior to the weigh-ins at 3:00 p.m. ET/12:00 p.m. PT. The weigh-ins are free and open to the public.
Main Card (Pay-Per-View) 10:00 p.m. ET/7:00 p.m. PT
Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler
Carlos Condit vs. Tyron Woodley
Myles Jury vs. Diego Sanchez
Hector Lombard vs. Jake Shields
Nikita Krylov vs. Ovince St. Preux
Preliminary Card (FOX Sports 2) 8:00 p.m. ET/5:00 p.m. PT
Kelvin Gastelum vs. Rick Story
Jessica Andrade vs. Raquel Pennington
Dennis Bermudez vs. Jimy Hettes
Alex Garcia vs. Sean Spencer
Fight Pass Preliminary Card (UFC Fight Pass) 6:00 p.m. ET/3:00 p.m. PT
Renee Forte vs. Frank Trevino
Will Campuzano vs. Justin Scoggins
Robert McDaniel vs. Sean Strickland
Daniel Pineda vs. Robert Whiteford
Betting Odds via UFC.com:
Johny Hendricks (-410) vs. Robbie Lawler (+340)
Carlos Condit (-190) vs. Tyron Woodley (+165)
Myles Jury (-160) vs. Diego Sanchez (+140)
Hector Lombard (-220) vs. Jake Shields (+185)
Nikita Krylov (+295) vs. Ovince St. Preux (-360)
Post-Fight Press Conference:
The UFC 171 post-fight press conference will take place immediately following the event. You can watch the full live stream right here on SciFighting.com.
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