Whittaker vs. Chimaev: UFC on ABC 6: Fight Card & Details

Event: Whittaker vs. Chimaev: UFC on ABC 6
Date: Sat., Jun. 22, 2024
Start time: 3:00 PM ET (Main card)
12:00 PM ET (Prelims card)
Total Fights: 11
Main Event: Robert Whittaker vs. Khamzat Chimaev
Venue: Kingdom Arena
Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

The Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to the Kingdom Arena for Whittaker vs. Chimaev in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. A middleweight match between Robert Whittaker and Khamzat Chimaev is set to headline this event. “UFC on ABC 6” will take place on Saturday, Jun. 22, in 1 month and 2 days.

On Saturday night, we’ll also see Sergei Pavlovich battle Alexander Volkov in an great showdown. Kelvin Gastelum vs Daniel Rodriguez are targeted for a giant clash that’s also slated to take place at Whittaker vs. Chimaev. Other announced fights include Johnny Walker vs Volkan Oezdemir; and Sharabutdin Magomedov vs Ihor Potieria.

So who is fighting on Whittaker vs. Chimaev on June 22nd? Let’s take a look!

Whittaker vs. Chimaev card

Whittaker vs. Chimaev 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 on ABC 6” 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 confirmed for Whittaker vs. Chimaev thus far in no particular order:

Main event:

  • Robert Whittaker vs. Khamzat Chimaev

Full card:

  • Sergei Pavlovich vs. Alexander Volkov
  • Kelvin Gastelum vs Daniel Rodriguez
  • Johnny Walker vs Volkan Oezdemir
  • Sharabutdin Magomedov vs Ihor Potieria
  • Nasrat Haqparast vs Jared Gordon
  • Said Nurmagomedov vs Montel Jackson
  • Muin Gafurov vs Kyung Ho Kang
  • Rinat Fakhretdinov vs Nicolas Dalby
  • Magomed Gadzhiyasulov vs Brendson Ribeiro
  • Muhammadjon Naimov vs Melsik Baghdasaryan

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

Whittaker vs. Chimaev time

While final details are still waiting to be confirmed, the Whittaker vs. Chimaev preliminary card is scheduled to begin at 12:00 PM on ESPN/ESPN+, and the main ‘UFC on ABC 6’ card is set to start at 3:00 PM, with the main event beginning around 5:00 PM PM.

Whittaker vs. Chimaev starts in:

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