UFC 268 – Namajunas Vs Zhang Weili and Usman Vs Covington Rematches Added To Card

Rose Namajunas KOs Zhang Weili At UFC 261

The anticipated Rematch between women’s strawweight champion Rose Namajunas (10-4 MMA, 8-3 UFC) and former champ Zhang Weili (21-2 MMA, 5-1 UFC) finds its home on UFC 268 fight card which takes place on November 6th at Madison Square Garden in New York.

The card which is filled with big names and top contenders will be headlined by another anticipated rematch between UFC Welterweight champion Kamaru Usman (19-1 MMA, 14-0 UFC) and former title challenger Colby Covington (16-2 MMA, 11-2 UFC).

Rose Namajunas made a quick work of the then reigning champion Weili Zhang, dropping her with a head kick and finishing her with strikes at UFC 261 in April to be come two time Strawweight champion. Zhang will be looking to reclaim the title and get her revenge.

Usman and Covington engaged in one of the most brutal competitive fights at UFC hhhjjjjjjj. It ended with Usman stopping the top contender in these fourth round to retain the UFC Welterweight title. Covington will be looking to carry out a revenge and also win the UFC Welterweight title in the process.

Other fights that were announced along with this two fights are:  Germaine de Randamie (10-4 MMA, 8-3 UFC) and Irene Aldana (13-6 MMA, 6-4 UFC) will battle in a Bantamweight bout while Al Iaquinta (14-6-1 MMA, 9-5 UFC) and Bobby Green (27-12-1 MMA, 12-8-1 UFC) will meet in a Lightweight bout.

The Updated UFC 268 Fight Card

  • Welterweight Title Fight -Champion Kamaru Usman vs. Colby Covington
  • Strawweight Title Fight –  Champion Rose Namajunas vs. Zhang Weili
  • Michael Chandler vs. Justin Gaethje
  • Luke Rockhold vs. Sean Strickland
  • Frankie Edgar vs. Marlon Vera
  • Bobby Green vs. Al Iaquinta
  • Irene Aldana vs. Germaine de Randamie
  • Nassourdine Imavov vs. Edmen Shahbazyan
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