UFC 224 Live Stream is Fighting Tonight. UFC 224 Amanda Nunes vs Raquel Pennington Live Get full play-by-play updates and live coverage here! The UFC returns for their latest pay-per-view offering as UFC 224 takes place on Saturday from the Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
The main event features Amanda Nunes defending her UFC women’s bantamweight championship battling No. 2 ranked Raquel Pennington. In the co-
main event, in middleweight action, No. 2 ranked Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza takes on No. 5 ranked Kelvin Gastelum.
Nunes (15-4) comes in on a tear. She’s won six consecutive fights including wins over Miesha Tate and sending Ronda Rousey packing to the
This will be Pennington’s first bout in 18 months. After her career-defining win over Tate at UFC 205 in Nov. 2016, Pennington underwent a
litany of surgeries to her right shoulder. She had verbally agreed to face Nunes at UFC 219 in December. But near the end of October,
Pennington suffered a broken leg and a smashed-in calf in an ATV accident.
UFC fight card Main card
Amanda Nunes (c) vs. Raquel Pennington for Nunes’ UFC Women’s Bantamweight championship
Ronaldo Souza vs. Kelvin Gastelum; Middleweight
Mackenzie Dern vs. Amanda Cooper; Women’s Catchweight (123 lbs)
John Lineker vs. Brian Kelleher; Bantamweight
Vitor Belfort vs. Lyoto Machida; Middleweight
Women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes will look to defend her title successfully for the third consecutive outing when she takes on No.
2-ranked contender Raquel Pennington. Nunes (15-4) earned her last victory to retain her championship at UFC 215 in September 2017 when she
defeated Valentina Shevchenko via unanimous decision. If Pennington (9-5) is going to shock the world with a title win, she’ll have to do so
by shaking off some rust inside the Octagon. Pennington’s last UFC appearance was at UFC 205 in November 2016, but she did earn a huge win in
that bout, a three-round unanimous decision victory over former champion Miesha Tate.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to the hurt business tonight (Sat., May 12, 2018) after a two-week break to stage UFC 224 live
from inside Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, airing live on pay-per-view (PPV). The event will feature a women’s Bantamweight title
fight between current division champion Amanda Nunes taking on No. 2-ranked contender Raquel Pennington. In the co-main event, Vitor Belfort
will step into the Octagon for the final time to face off against former Light Heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida in a Middleweight banger.