At the main event, featherweight champion Max Holloway will defend his title against Frankie”The Response” Edgar former featherweight champ Jose Aldo.
In the co-main occasion, heavyweight extraordinaire Francis”The Predator” Ngannou has left a path of destruction in his wake up and is looking for another victim when he takes on UFC veteran Alistair Overeem. In 31, Ngannou has a chance to throw himself into the title picture and also make great on UFC President Dana White’s prophecy of becoming the next big thing. No pressure.
While we are likely to hand out”next big thing” labels, there is no one”thing-ier” than lightweight Justin Gaethje, that is putting his perfect record on the line against former UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez.
The UFC 218 card hits all the ideal notes. Let’s add to this euphony by breaking down the primary and co-main occasions and locating the very best bets of the evening.