UFC 251 takes place Saturday, July 11th from a beachside arena on Yas Island in the capital city of Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates. The event is headlined by a welterweight title fight between Kamaru Usman and top contender Gilbert Burns and will air worldwide through the ESPN+ streaming platform.

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Kamaru Usman
Gilbert Burns
Kamaru Usman
Marty
VS
Gilbert Burns
Durinho
16-1-0
Record
19-3-0
6′ 0″
Height
5′ 9″
185 lbs.
Weight
165 lbs.
Fight is scheduled for 5 rounds (5x5x5x5x5)
Alexander Volkanovski
Max Holloway
21-1-0
Record
23-5-0
5′ 6″
Height
5′ 9″
165 lbs.
Weight
145 lbs.
Fight is scheduled for 5 rounds (5x5x5x5x5)
Petr Yan
Jose Aldo
VS
Jose Aldo
Junior
14-1-0
Record
28-6-0
5′ 5″
Height
5′ 7″
135 lbs.
Weight
145 lbs.
Fight is scheduled for 5 rounds (5x5x5x5x5)
Jessica Andrade
Rose Namajunas
17-7-0
Record
8-4-0
5′ 2″
Height
5′ 5″
115 lbs.
Weight
125 lbs.
Fight is scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Amanda Ribas
Paige Vanzant
7-1-0
Record
8-4-0
5′ 3″
Height
5′ 4″
122 lbs.
Weight
115 lbs.
Fight is scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Volkan Oezdemir
Jiri Prochazka
17-4-0
Record
14-1-0
6′ 0″
Height
6′ 3″
205 lbs.
Weight
205 lbs.
Fight is scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Makwan Amirkhani
Daniel Henry
15-4-0
Record
11-3-0
5′ 9″
Height
5′ 11″
145 lbs.
Weight
145 lbs.
Fight is scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Leonardo Santos
 TBD
17-3-1
Record
0-12-1
6′ 1″
Height
160 lbs.
Weight
0 lbs.
Fight is scheduled for 0 rounds ()
Marcin Tybura
Alexander Romanov
18-6-0
Record
11-0-0
6′ 3″
Height
6′ 2″
250 lbs.
Weight
270 lbs.
Fight is scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Raulian Paiva
 TBD
11-4-0
Record
0-12-1
5′ 8″
Height
125 lbs.
Weight
0 lbs.
Fight is scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Karolline Rosa
Vanessa Melo
11-3-0
Record
8-6-0
5′ 6″
Height
5′ 5″
135 lbs.
Weight
135 lbs.
Fight is scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)
Martin Day
Davey Grant
9-3-0
Record
10-4-0
5′ 10″
Height
5′ 8″
135 lbs.
Weight
135 lbs.
Fight is scheduled for 3 rounds (5x5x5)