UFC 215 & UFC 216 TITLE BOUT PARTICIPANTS
LAS VEGAS MEDIA DAY
Thursday, Aug. 24 – Las Vegas, Nev.
Las Vegas – The six athletes competing in the championship bouts at UFC®215 and UFC® 216 will participate in an Ultimate Media Day in Las Vegas on Thursday, Aug. 24. Flyweight king Demetrious Johnson looks to make history when he goes for his 11th successful title defense against No. 3 Ray Borg and women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes hopes to remain atop the division when she meets No. 1 Valentina Shevchenko in Edmonton on Saturday, September 9 at UFC 215. On October 7 in Las Vegas, No. 2 Tony Ferguson and No. 7 Kevin Lee collide for the interim lightweight title. You must RSVP by 5 p.m. PT on Wednesday, Aug. 23rd to request a credential for this event.
In advance of the upcoming pay-per-views, the stars of the two events will be available to media in Las Vegas on Thursday, Aug. 24 at 4 p.m. PT at UFC Corporate Campus.
WHO: Demetrious Johnson – UFC flyweight champion
Ray Borg – No. 3 UFC flyweight
Amanda Nunes – UFC bantamweight champion
Valentina Shevchenko – No. 1 UFC bantamweight
Tony Ferguson – No. 2 UFC lightweight
Kevin Lee – No. 7 UFC lightweight
WHAT: UFC 215 and UFC 216 ULTIMATE MEDIA DAY
WHEN: Thursday, Aug. 24 at 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. PT
4 p.m. – Shuttle pickup at The Village
4:30 p.m. – Media check-in and food served
5:30 p.m. – UFC 215 and UFC 216 athletes available
6:30 p.m. – Athlete square-offs
7 p.m. – Shuttle will return media to The Village
WHERE: UFC CORPORATE CAMPUS
6650 S. Torrey Pines
Las Vegas, Nev. 89118