Less than a month out from the big show at Madison Square Garden, UFC 230 has finally found its main event.
In a follow up to his original report, Brett Okamoto has confirmed that Daniel Cormier and Derrick Lewis will headline the November 3rd show in a fight for Cormier’s heavyweight world title.
The early narrative for the contest involves Lewis being upset over Cormier’s blatant disrespect for Popeye’s Chicken.
Here is your full 13-fight card for UFC 230 ‘Cormier vs. Lewis’ as it stands today:
Main Card (PPV – 10 p.m. ET)
Heavyweight Championship Main Event
Daniel Cormier (c) (21-1) vs. Derrick Lewis (21-5)
Lightweight Co-Main Event
Dustin Poirier (24-5) vs. Nate Diaz (19-11)
Luke Rockhold (16-4) vs. Chris Weidman (14-3)
Dave Branch (22-4) vs. Ronaldo Souza (25-6)
Derek Brunson (18-6) vs. Israel Adesanya (14-0)
Preliminary Card (FS1 / UFC Fight Pass)
Lando Vannata (9-3-1) vs. Matt Frevola (6-1)
Lyman Good (19-4) vs. Sultan Aliev (14-3)
Ruslan Magomedov (14-1) vs. Marcos Rogerio de Lima (15-5-1)
Jason Knight (20-5) vs. Jordan Rinaldi (13-6)
Karl Roberson (6-1) vs. Jack Marshman (22-7)
Shane Burgos (10-1) vs. Kurt Holobaugh (17-5)
Brian Kelleher (19-9) vs. Domingo Pilarte (8-1)
Julio Arce (15-2) vs. Sheymon Moraes (10-2)