The four fighters involved in the UFC 248 championship bouts slated for Saturday at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas went before fans on Wednesday on the casino floor at the MGM Grand to show off their skills ahead of the fights.
UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya takes top billing at UFC 248, where he puts his belt on the line for the first time in a highly anticipated bout with former Olympian and perennial contender Yoel Romero.
In the UFC 248 co-main event, newly minted strawweight champion Zhang Weili faces a difficult test in her first title defense as well. Zhang puts her belt up against the former queen of the 115-pound division in Joanna Jedrzejczyk, who has been itching for the opportunity to get the belt back.
Check out some of the highlights from Wednesday’s UFC 248 Championship Workouts in Las Vegas…
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UFC 248: Adesanya vs. Romero Live Results
Tune in to MMAWeekly.com on Saturday, March 7, for full UFC 248: Adesanya vs. Romero Live Results from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya puts his belt on the line opposite longtime contender Yoel Romero, whil strawweight champion Zhang Weili defends her belt against former 115-pound queen Joanna Jedrzejczyk.