The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is bringing yet another major fight to Las Vegas. UFC 246: McGregor vs. Cowboy is scheduled to take place on January 18, 2020 at the T-Mobile Arena. The fight will be between the former two-division champion Conor McGregor and the challenger Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone.
McGregor will be competing for the first time in 15-months. During his previous championship event UFC 229 he lost his title challenge. The event’s co-headliner will be between UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Holly Holm and the former title holder Raquel Pennington. These two had battled before during UFC 184 on February 28, 2015, which was Pennington’s debut UFC match. This match was originally scheduled for UFC 243, but due to a hamstring injury, Holm withdrew and the match was rescheduled.
Along with these two main matches, the event will host eleven other matches ranging from women’s flyweight to light heavyweight to a lightweight match.
Connor McGregor vs. Donald Cerrone
Holly Holm vs. Raquel Pennington
Aleksei Oleinik vs. Maurice Greene
Claudia Gadelha vs. Alexa Grasso
Anthony Pettis vs. Diego Ferreira
Roxanne Modafferi vs. Maycee Barber
Andre Fili vs. Sodiq Yusuff
Drew Dober vs. Nasrat Haqparast
Chas Skelly vs. Grant Dawson
Aleksa Camur vs. Justin Ledet
Tim Elliot vs. Ode Osbourne
Brian Kelleher vs. Ode Osbourne
Sabina Mazo vs. JJ Aldrich