UFC 296 is scheduled for December 16, 2023, at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, NV. Leon Edwards meets Colby Covington in the headline MMA fight, but there’s also an undercard featuring Paddy “the Baddy” Pimblett and the undefeated Shavkat Rakhmonov. Read on to find out everything you need to know about betting on UFC 296 at Stake.com, an official partner of the UFC.
Major Fighters in UFC 296
The main fight at UFC 296 sees reigning welterweight champion Leon Edwards take on Colby Covington. Edwards – known as Rocky – has been known for his fierce recent rivalry with Kamaru Usman, and the Birmingham-born fighter will fancy his chances against Covington in Las Vegas.
A mouthwatering undercard is headlined by Alexandre Pantoja and Brandon Royval, with the talented Brazilian hoping to dominate. We will also see the imperious Rakhmonov take on Stephen Thompson while Paddy the Baddy is paired with Tony Ferguson in what is likely to be an explosive affair.
UFC 296 Fight Card & Betting Odds
Naturally, most of the pre-fight discussion has been surrounding Edwards and Covington, but there’s a brilliant night of fighting lined up for UFC 296 aside from the main event:
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