UFC and Bellator fights announced for August 15-21

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Here are the fight announcements that have been discontinued or confirmed by MMA Junkie from August 15-21.

UFC Fight Night 209, Paris, September 3

June 12, 2021; Glendale, Arizona, USA; Fares Ziam reacts following his fight against Luigi Vendramini at UFC 263 at Gila River Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

Lightweight: With Christos Giagos out, Gabriel Miranda (16-5 MMA, 0-0 UFC) steps in to fight Benoit Saint-Denis (9-1 MMA, 1-1 UFC) (Eurosport NL)

Lightweight: Michal Figlak (8-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC) against Fares Ziam (12-4 MMA, 2-2 UFC) (The sweat)

UFC 279, Las Vegas, September 10

Welterweight: Tony Ferguson (25-7 MMA, 15-5 UFC) vs. Li Jingliang (19-7 MMA, 11-5 UFC)

UFC Fight Night 210, Las Vegas, September 17

July 16, 2022; Elmont, New York, USA; Bill Algeo (red gloves) fights Herbert Burns (blue gloves) during UFC Fight Night at UBS Arena. Mandatory Credit: Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports

Lightweight: With Lando Vannata out, Bill Algeo (16-6 MMA, 3-2 UFC) steps in to fight Andre Fili (21-9 MMA, 9-8 UFC)

UFC Fight Night 211, Las Vegas, October 1

LAS VEGAS, NV – SEPTEMBER 25: Jairzinho Rozenstruik before his heavyweight bout against Curtis Blaydes at UFC 266 at T-Mobile Arena on September 25, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Alex Bierens de Haan/Getty Images)

Heavy weights: Chris Daukaus (12-5 MMA, 4-2 UFC) against Jairzinho Rozenstruik (12-4 MMA, 6-4 UFC)

Lightweight: With Vinc Pichel absent, Joaquim Silva (11-3 MMA, 4-3 UFC) intervenes against Jesse Ronson (21-11 MMA, 0-4 UFC) (MMA Fighting)

Lightweight: Mike Davis (9-2 MMA, 2-1 UFC) vs. Uros Medic (8-1 MMA, 2-1 UFC) (

UFC Fight Night, TBD, Oct. 15

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – DECEMBER 18: (L-R) Raphael Assuncao of Brazil hits Ricky Simon in their bantamweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on December 18, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)

Welterweight: Mike Jackson (1-1 MMA, 1-1 UFC) vs. Pete Rodriguez (4-1 MMA, 0-1 UFC) (MMA Junkie)

Light heavyweight: Misha Cirkunov (15-8 MMA, 6-6 UFC) against Alonzo Menifield (12-3 MMA, 5-3 UFC)

Bantam-weight: Raphael Assuncao (27-9 MMA, 11-6 UFC) against Victor Henry (22-5 MMA, 1-0 UFC)

UFC 280, Abu Dhabi, October 22

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 16: (RL) Lina Lansberg of Sweden hits Pannie Kianzad of Iran in a bantamweight bout during UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on April 16, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)

Female Bantamweight: Lina Lansberg (10-6 MMA, 4-5 UFC) against Karol Rosa (15-4 MMA, 4-1 UFC)

Heavy weights: Hamdy Abdelwahab (6-0 MMA, 1-0 UFC) against Parker Porter (13-7 MMA, 3-2 UFC) (MMA Junkie)

UFC Fight Night, TBC, October 29

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – NOVEMBER 20: (RL) Cody Durden knocks out Aoriqileng of China in a flyweight bout during UFC Fight Night at UFC APEX on November 20, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC)

Flyweight: With Vinicius Salvador out, Cody Durden (13-4-1 MMA, 2-2-1 UFC) steps in to fight Kleydson Rodrigues (7-2 MMA, 0-1 UFC)

UFC 281, New York, November 12

May 7, 2022; Phoenix, Arizona, USA; Carla Esparza reacts to her championship win over Rose Namajunas during UFC 274 at the Footprint Center. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

Light heavyweight: Dominick Reyes (12-3 MMA, 6-3 UFC) vs. Ryan Spann (20-7 MMA, 6-2 UFC) (MMA Junkie)

Lightweight: Seungwoo Choi (10-5 MMA, 3-4 UFC) vs. Mike Trizano (9-3 MMA, 3-3 UFC) (Eurosport NL)

female weight bearing: Champion Carla Esparza (18-6 MMA, 9-4 UFC) against Zhang Weili (22-3 MMA, 6-2 UFC) (MMA journalist Ariel Helwani)

Lightweight: Renato Moicano (16-5-1 MMA, 8-5 UFC) vs. Brad Riddell (10-3 MMA, 4-2 UFC) (MMA Junkie)

Women’s Straw Weight: Silvana Gomez Juarez (11-4 MMA, 1-2 UFC) vs. Karolina Kowalkiewicz (13-7 MMA, 6-7 UFC) (ESPN Deportes)

Lightweight: Ottman Azaitar (13-0 MMA, 2-0 UFC) against Matt Frevola (9-3-1 MMA, 3-3-1 UFC)

UFC Fight Night, TBD, Dec. 3

February 12, 2022; Houston, TX, USA; Jared Cannonier (red gloves) fights Derek Brunson (blue gloves) during UFC 271 at Toyota Center. Mandatory Credit: Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports

Average weight: Derek Brunson (23-8 MMA, 14-6 UFC) vs. Jack Hermansson (23-7 MMA, 10-5 UFC) (Ariel Helwani, MMA reporter)

Lightweight: Francis Marshall (6-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC) against Marcelo Rojo (16-8 MMA, 0-2 UFC) (ESPN Deportes)

Lightweight: Natan Levy (7-1 MMA, 1-1 UFC) against Genaro Valdez (10-1 MMA, 0-1 UFC)

UFC 282, Las Vegas, December 10

July 2, 2022; Las Vegas, Nevada, USA; Robbie Lawler (red gloves) and Bryan Barberena (blue gloves) fight in a fight during UFC 276 at T-Mobile Arena. Mandatory Credit: Stephen R. Sylvanie – USA TODAY Sports

Welterweight: Robbie Lawler (29-16 MMA, 14-9 UFC) against Santiago Ponzinibbio (28-6 MMA, 10-5 UFC) (ESPN)

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