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UFC Austin: Calvin Kattar vs. Josh Emmett live weigh-in results

UFC Austin: Calvin Kattar vs. Josh Emmett live weigh-in results

UFC Austin: Calvin Kattar vs. Josh Emmett live weigh-in results.

With Alexander Volkanovski and Max Holloway’s trilogy title fight just weeks away, Calvin Kattar and Josh Emmett – two top-10 featherweights – will clash in the main event of UFC Austin as they jockey for position toward a future title shot.

Kattar, currently ranked No. 4, has won three of his last four. He is coming in off two straight Fight of the Night honors as well thanks to his January 2021 decision loss to Holloway and his January 2022 victory over Giga Chikadze.

Prior to these two fights, Kattar had a big 2020 that saw him knock out Jeremy Stephens and score an exciting win over Dan Ige.

Emmett, meanwhile, enters off victories in six of his last seven bouts, including four straight wins. He was most recently in action in December, defeating Ige at UFC 269. Prior to that, Emmett scored finishes of Michael Johnson and Mirsad Bektic, as well as a decision over Shane Burgos.

The co-main event will see two legends of the Octagon, Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone and Joe Lauzon, clash for the first (and more than likely only) time after their originally scheduled bout from UFC 274 fell through.

Main Card (ESPN/ESPN+, 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT)

Calvin Kattar vs. Josh Emmett
Donald Cerrone vs. Joe Lauzon
Kevin Holland vs. Tim Means
Joaquin Buckley vs. Albert Duraev
Damir Ismagulov vs. Guram Kutateladze
Julian Marquez vs. Gregory Rodrigues

Preliminary Card (ESPN2/ESPN+, 4 p.m. ET/1 p.m. PT)

Adrian Yanez vs. Tony Kelley
Jasmine Jasudavicius vs. Natalia Silva
Court McGee vs. Jeremiah Wells
Ricardo Ramos vs. Danny Chavez
Maria Oliveira vs. Gloria de Paula
Eddie Wineland vs. Cody Stamann
Phil Hawes vs. Deron Winn

UFC Austin: Calvin Kattar vs. Josh Emmett takes place on Saturday, June 18, 2022, live from the Moody Center in Austin, TX. Follow along with FanSided MMA for all your news and highlights.

Published at Fri, 17 Jun 2022 03:48:59 +0000

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