UFC 289: The Highly Anticipated Showdown Nunes vs. Aldana for the Women’s Bantamweight Title

Mixed martial arts (MMA) fans worldwide eagerly await the upcoming UFC 289 event, which promises to deliver a clash of titans in the women’s bantamweight division. The main event will feature the reigning champion, Amanda Nunes, defending her title against the formidable Irene Aldana. Vancouver, known for its passionate MMA fans, will host the action-packed pay-per-view event on June 10, marking the first time the UFC has visited the country in nearly four years.

UFC 289: Nunes vs. Aldana

Both Amanda Nunes and Irene Aldana have carved their paths to this highly anticipated event with remarkable achievements and noteworthy performances. Nunes, widely regarded as one of the most dominant fighters in the history of women’s MMA, has successfully defended her bantamweight and featherweight titles against a string of fierce opponents. Her well-rounded skills, devastating striking power, and impressive grappling have solidified her status as a force to be reckoned with.

On the other hand, Irene Aldana has been making waves in the division with her relentless pursuit of victory. Known for her crisp striking technique and precise combinations, Aldana has earned her place among the top contenders with notable wins over tough opponents. Her determination to challenge Nunes for the title has been unwavering, and she enters the Octagon at UFC 289 with the hopes of dethroning the reigning champion.

The upcoming Nunes vs. Aldana bout presents an intriguing clash of styles that promises fireworks inside the Octagon. A versatile fighter, Nunes possesses knockout power in both her fists and kicks. Her ability to mix up her striking with takedowns and ground control has proven to be a winning formula in many of her previous fights. On the other hand, Aldana is known for her technical striking and footwork, often employing a fluid and precise boxing style to dismantle her opponents.

Amanda NunesBantamweightIrene Aldana
The LionessNicknameRobles
5′ 8″Height5′ 9″
135 lbsWeight138 lbs
Team NunesTeamLobo Gym MMA

UFC 289: Nunes vs. Aldana Start Time

  • Date: Saturday, June 10
  • Prelims: 8 p.m. ET / 1 a.m. BST
  • Main card: 10 p.m. ET / 3 a.m. BST
  • Main event: 1 a.m. ET / 6 a.m. BST (approx.)

Main card

  • Amanda Nunes vs. Irene Aldana; UFC female bantamweight title
  • Charles Oliveira vs. Beneil Dariush; Lightweight
  • Mike Malott vs. Adam Fugitt; Welterweight
  • Dan Ige vs. Nate Landwehr; Featherweight
  • Marc-Andre Barriault vs. Eryk Anders; Middleweight

Preliminary card

  • Matt Schnell vs. David Dvorak; Flyweight
  • Khalil Rountree Jr vs. Chris Daukaus; Light Heavyweight
  • Miranda Maverick vs. Jasmine Jasudavicius; Women’s Flyweight
  • Nassourdine Imavov vs. Chris Curtis; Middleweight

Early preliminary card

  • Aiemann Zahabi vs. Aori Qileng; Bantamweight
  • Kyle Nelson vs. Blake Bilder; Featherweight
  • Diana Belbita vs. Maria Oliveira; Women’s Strawweight

Nunes vs. Aldana Live Stream and TV Channel

For fans eager to witness the Nunes vs. Aldana clash at UFC 289, multiple options are available to catch the action live. The event will be broadcasted on various platforms, ensuring that fans worldwide can tune in and witness the highly anticipated matchup.

In the United States, the UFC 289 pay-per-view can be ordered through major cable and satellite providers, allowing viewers to enjoy the event from the comfort of their homes. Fans can stream the fight live via the official UFC website or the UFC mobile app, providing convenient access to all the action on their preferred devices.

International viewers can check with local broadcasters or streaming services to find out if they will air UFC 289. The UFC has a vast network of international partners, ensuring widespread coverage of their events across the globe.

Latest news

Sports TV Schedules


Related news