Jose Aldo will return to the UFC octagon this weekend when he takes on Pedro Munhoz at UFC 265.
After shedding three fights on the bounce, Aldo hit again by beating Marlon Vera in December.
The 29 and 7 veteran continues to be seeking to combine it with the very best within the sport and can wish to placed on a present this weekend.
Aldo is fifth within the UFC bantamweight rankings and continues to be hungry to try to transfer up these standings.
He’ll now tackle fellow Brazilian Munhoz, who has a 19-5 document and beat Jimmie Rivera in February, on the undercard to the interim heavyweight title bout between Derrick Lewis and Ciryl Gane.
Aldo vs Munhoz: Date and begin time
The occasion is about to happen on Saturday, August 7 and is being held on the Toyota Heart in Houston, Texas.
The prelims will get going from 1am on Sunday morning UK time, with the principle card beginning at 3am.
Aldo vs Munhoz is the co-main occasion battle and is anticipated to start out at 4am.
Aldo vs Munhoz: TV and dwell stream
The motion might be proven on BT Sport 1. Their protection of the prelims will begin from 1am with their principal present beginning at 3am.
It is going to be dwell streamed on BT Sport’s web site and app for subscribers.
EE cellular clients will have the ability to get a FREE three-month trial of BT Sport by texting SPORT to 150. You’ll be able to then cancel the trial at any time.
The early prelims might be proven on UFC’s Combat Move and within the US, all prelim bouts might be simulcast on ABC and ESPN+.
Aldo vs Munhoz: Combat card
- MAIN EVENT: Derrick Lewis vs Ciryl Gane, Heavyweight
- Jose Aldo vs Pedro Munhoz, Bantamweight
- Michael Chiesa vs Vicente Luque, Welterweight
- Tecia Torres vs Angela Hill, Ladies’s Strawweight
- Music Yadong vs Casey Kenney, Bantamweight
- Bobby Inexperienced vs Rafael Fiziev, Light-weight
- Vince Morales vs Drako Rodriguez, Bantamweight
- Alonso Menifield vs Ed Herman, Mild Heavyweight
- Karolina Kowalkiewicz vs Jessica Penne, Ladies’s Strawweight
Aldo vs Munhoz: What has been stated?
Pedro Munhoz: “It’s going to be an honour to share the Octagon with Aldo. I actually admire his type.
“I’ve at all times watched his fights and I understand how a lot he has accomplished for his group. He’s at all times been a reference for me within the sport. I’m very grateful to battle him.
“We each have comparable combating kinds. We each stroll ahead, so I believe it’s going to be a really entertaining, explosive battle. It certain might be a battle with excessive ranges of approach.
“Everybody is aware of what they’ll count on from me. At all times aggressive and searching for the end. That matches nicely with Aldo’s type.”