Du Plessis vs. Adesanya: UFC 305: Fight Card & Details

Event: Du Plessis vs. Adesanya: UFC 305
Date: Sat., Aug. 17, 2024
Start time: 10:00 PM ET (Main card)
8:00 PM ET (Prelims card)
Total Fights: 7
Main Event: Dricus Du Plessis vs. Israel Adesanya
Venue: RAC Arena
Location: Perth, Western Australia, Australia

The Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to the RAC Arena for Du Plessis vs. Adesanya in Perth, Western Australia, Australia. A welterweight match between Dricus Du Plessis and Israel Adesanya is set to headline this event. “UFC 305” will take place on Saturday, Aug. 17, in 27 days.

On Saturday night, we’ll also bear witness Kai Kara-France battle Steve Erceg in an exciting clash. Tai Tuivasa vs Jairzinho Rozenstruik are targeted for a big clash that’s also slated to take place at Du Plessis vs. Adesanya. Other announced fights include Mateusz Gamrot vs Dan Hooker; and Joshua Culibao vs Ricardo Ramos.

So who is fighting on Du Plessis vs. Adesanya on August 17th? Let’s take a look!

Du Plessis vs. Adesanya card

Du Plessis vs. Adesanya fight card consists of three sections: early prelims, prelims, and the main card. Early prelims showcase new and up-and-coming fighters. The preliminary card usually features four to five fights, ending with an exciting matchup just before the main card begins. The main card features the highly-anticipated fights, including the main event.

“UFC 305” is a PPV event, which means prelims and the main card will be streamed exclusively on ESPN+ streaming service. Find out how to watch the full event here.

Here are the bouts reported for Du Plessis vs. Adesanya thus far in no particular order:

Main event:

  • Dricus Du Plessis vs. Israel Adesanya

Full card:

  • Kai Kara-France vs. Steve Erceg
  • Tai Tuivasa vs Jairzinho Rozenstruik
  • Mateusz Gamrot vs Dan Hooker
  • Joshua Culibao vs Ricardo Ramos
  • Casey O’Neill vs Tereza Bleda
  • Jacob Malkoun vs Unknown Fighter
  • Tom Nolan vs Alex Reyes
  • Jack Jenkins vs Gavin Tucker
  • Junior Tafa vs Valter Walker
  • Jingliang Li vs Carlos Prates
  • Stewart Nicoll vs Jesus Santos Aguilar

Please note, Du Plessis vs. Adesanya fight card, bout order, and the number of matches subject to change due to unusual circumstances related to the pandemic, but rest assured that Israel Adesanya versus Dricus Du Plessis will be just one of the highlights on this electric night.

Du Plessis vs. Adesanya time

While final details are still waiting to be confirmed, the Du Plessis vs. Adesanya preliminary card is scheduled to begin at 8:00 PM on ESPN/ESPN+, and the main ‘UFC 305’ card is set to start at 10:00 PM, with the main event beginning around 12:00 AM PM.

Du Plessis vs. Adesanya starts in:

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