UFC Fight Night 106 – Belfort vs. Gastelum: Official fight card and start time

March 6, 2017 7:25 am by Tom Taylor
UFC Fight Night 106 - Vitor Belfort vs. Kelvin Gastelum

With UFC 209 now in the rear-view mirror, the next UFC event on the horizon is UFC Fight Night 106.

This event, which will emanate from beautiful Fortaleza, Brazil this Saturday night, will be headlined by a middleweight bout between former UFC light heavyweight champion Vitor Belfort, and former welterweight contender Kelvin Gastelum.

Other features of the card include a light heavyweight bout between former champion Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and tough New Yorker Gian Villante, a lightweight contender bout between Beneil Dariush and fearsome Brazilian kicker Edson Barboza, a flyweight contender bout between Ray Borg and Jussier “Formiga” Da Silva, a bantamweight bout between Bethe Correia and Marion Reneau, and a welterweight rematch between Tim Means and Alex “Cowboy Oliveira.

The undercard, finally, is packed with prospects and veterans alike, from Brazil and further afield.

In anticipation of this exciting looking UFC Fight Night 106 card, here’s a full rundown of the lineup and start times for the event.

The Main Card | 10:00 p.m. ET / 7:00 p.m. PT on Fox Sports 1 

185 lbs.: Vitor Belfort vs. Kelvin Gastelum
205 lbs.: Mauricio Rua vs. Gian Villante
155 lbs.: Edson Barboza vs. Beneil Dariush
125 lbs.: Ray Borg vs. Jussier Formiga
135 lbs.: Bethe Correia vs. Marion Reneau
170 lbs.: Tim Means vs. Alex Oliveira

The Prelims | 8:00 p.m. ET / 5:00 p.m. PT on Fox Sports 1 

155 lbs.: Kevin Lee vs. Francisco Trinaldo
145 lbs.: Kyle Bochniak vs. Godofredo Pepey
170 lbs.: Sergio Moraes vs. Davi Ramos
155 lbs.: Josh Burkman vs. Michel Prazeres

The Early Prelims | 6:30 p.m. ET / 3:30 p.m. PT on UFC Fight Pass

145 lbs.: Rony Jason vs. Jeremy Kennedy
135 lbs.: Joe Soto vs. Rani Yahya
185 lbs.: Paulo Borrachinha vs. Garreth McLellan

What fight on the UFC Fight Night 106 lineup are you most excited for? What are your picks for the event’s stacked main card? Sound off in the comments, PENN Nation!

This article first appeared on BJPenn.com on 3/6/2017.


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