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But anytime you can see Bisping compete in the octagon, it is a must-watch fight. Add in the always-exciting Gastelum, and this should be one of the better UFC events of Here is everything you need to know about Bisping vs.
Gastelum date, time The first preliminary fight is available for UFC. Main-card coverage begins at 7 a. Bisping and Gastelum should enter the octagon at around on Saturday morning.
Kelvin Gastelum; Middleweight - Li Jingliang vs. Zak Ottow; Welterweight - Wang Guan vs. Alex Caceres; Featherweight - Muslim Salikhov vs.
Sheymon Moraes; Featherweight - Kenan Song vs. Bobby Nash; Welterweight - Kailin Curran vs.
Bharat Khandare; Bantamweight - Chase Sherman vs. Shamil Abdurakhimov; Heavyweight - Yanan Wu vs. Rolando Dy; Featherweight - Cyril Asker vs. It had been set to be the biggest fight in the career of the year-old Gastelum.
Then, in a stunning turn on Nov.
Looking for a new main event on short notice, Michael Bisping called Dana White and told him he wanted to fight Gastelum and the UFC president obliged.
Having Bisping in the contest was shocking considering he had just lost the middleweight belt against Georges St-Pierre by third-round submission at UFC on Nov. The move caught the MMA world by surprise because Bisping would be going only three weeks between fights.
Bisping said he took the Gastelum fight because he's been depressed after the loss and felt the best way to recover was to get back in the octagon. Gastelum goes from facing an all-time great to facing a former world champion and one of the major superstars in the sport in what will be the biggest bout of his career.
Since being forced to move up to pounds after continuously missing welterweight, Gastelum has gone Now, Bisping and Gastelum are both in need of wins. For Bisping, it is to gain some momentum heading into what he claims will be his final fight in March in London.
For Gastelum, it is a chance to show he can hang with an upper-echelon fighter at pounds. You can listen to his podcast, "The Fight Junkies" here. You can email him at stevemuehlhausen yahoo.