Junior Dos Santos and Derrick Lewis To Headline The UFC's First Event In Kansas
By Thomas Gerbasi
• Jan. 8, 2019
The UFC makes its first visit to the state of Kansas on March 9, and the promotion is bringing two of its heaviest hitters to Intrust Bank Arena in Wichita, as former world heavyweight champion Junior Dos Santos squares off against “The Black Beast,” Derrick Lewis, in the five-round main event.
The UFC Fight Night event airs live on ESPN+. Tickets go on sale January 18.
Also made official on Tuesday were the following bouts:
Beneil Dariush vs. Drew Dober
Anthony Rocco Martin vs. Sergio Moraes
Blagoy Ivanov vs. Ben Rothwell
Daniel Spitz vs. Jeff Hughes
Tim Boetsch vs. Omari Akhmedov
Marion Reneau vs. Yana Kunitskaya
Stay tuned to UFC.com for more fight card announcements.
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