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Exciting Night of UFC Action in Nashville: Sandhagen vs. Font Headlines Fight Card

Get ready for an exciting night of UFC action in Nashville as Cory Sandhagen takes on Rob Font in the main event. Former champion Jéssica Andrade faces Tatiana Suarez in the co-main event. Check out the full fight card and how to watch!

The UFC is set to deliver another thrilling night of fights as Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena plays host to a Fight Night card on August 5. Headlining the event are top bantamweight contenders Cory Sandhagen and Rob Font, who step in after Umar Nurmagomedov’s unfortunate injury. In the co-main event, former champion Jéssica Andrade looks to bounce back from a two-fight skid against the undefeated Tatiana Suarez. With a stacked main card and exciting preliminary bouts, UFC Nashville promises to be a night of non-stop action.

Main Event: Cory Sandhagen vs. Rob Font

The main event of the evening features a clash between two of the top bantamweight contenders in the division. Cory Sandhagen, known for his dynamic striking and unorthodox style, will face off against the skilled and powerful Rob Font. With both fighters hungry for a shot at the title, this matchup is sure to deliver fireworks.

Co-Main Event: Jéssica Andrade vs. Tatiana Suarez

Former strawweight champion Jéssica Andrade aims to get back on track as she takes on the undefeated Tatiana Suarez. Andrade, known for her aggressive style and knockout power, will have her hands full against Suarez, who has shown dominant grappling skills and an unbeaten record. This fight is a crucial test for both fighters as they look to climb the ranks in the strawweight division.

Exciting Main Card and Preliminary Bouts

In addition to the thrilling main and co-main events, the main card features a lineup of exciting matchups. Dustin Jacoby takes on Kennedy Nzechukwu in a light heavyweight showdown, while Diego Lopes squares off against Gavin Tucker in a featherweight clash. Tanner Boser and Aleksa Camur will also go head-to-head in a light heavyweight bout, promising an explosive encounter. Ignacio Bahamondes and Dúdovít Klein round out the main card with their lightweight matchup.

The preliminary card kicks off with a bantamweight bout between Kyler Phillips and Raoni Barcelos, followed by Jeremiah Wells facing Carlston Harris in a welterweight showdown. Billy Quarantillo takes on Damon Jackson in a featherweight matchup, while Cody Durden and Jake Hadley go head-to-head in a flyweight bout. Sean Woodson and Dennis Buzukja will also meet in a catchweight fight, and Ode Osbourne takes on Assu Almabayev in a bantamweight clash.

How to Watch

The action-packed event will be broadcasted on ESPN and ESPN+, with the preliminary card starting at 6:00 p.m. ET and the main card kicking off at 9:00 p.m. ET. Fans can expect a night filled with thrilling fights, highlight-reel moments, and intense competition. Stay tuned for live results and updates throughout the event!

Fight Result
Cory Sandhagen vs. Rob Font TBD
Jéssica Andrade vs. Tatiana Suarez TBD
Dustin Jacoby vs. Kennedy Nzechukwu TBD
Diego Lopes vs. Gavin Tucker TBD
Tanner Boser vs. Aleksa Camur TBD
Ignacio Bahamondes vs. Dúdovít Klein TBD