The first scheduled event of 2022, featherweight bout is set to headline of the UFC. Calvin Kattar and Giga Chikadze will fight for the Featherweight Bout title in the first matchup of the season. Kattar vs Chikadze UFC Fight night set the date for the Featherweight Bout title matchup in January 15, 2022. UFC APEX-Las Vegas, NV United States.
Kattar, a 5th-ranked UFC featherweight, previously competed for EliteXC and has been a professional competitor at the UFC since 2007. As a mixed martial arts record, he has 22 wins in 27 fights, 11 of which were knockouts.
2022 first Event UFC Fight night
Kattar vs Chikadze UFC Fight night is also known by all such names:
- UFC Fight Night 200
- On ESPN+ 58
- UFC Vegas 46
Known as an upcoming mixed martial arts event produced by the Ultimate Fighting Championships to be held on January 15, 2022 at a TBA location.
Venue & Time to first event in the year of 2022 of UFC Fight Night
Event » Ultimate Fighting Championship
Date » Saturday 01.15.2022 at 06:00 PM ET
Location » UFC APEX-Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Broadcast » ESPN+/pay per view both (Prelims & Main card)
Weight » 145 lbs (65.8 kg)
Main Card ⇓
- Featherweight Bout » Calvin Kattar vs. Giga Chikadze (Main card)
- Welterweight Bout » Muslim Salikhov vs. Michel Pereira
- Flyweight Bout » Kleydson Rodrigues vs. Zarrukh Adashev
- Lightweight Bout » Dakota Bush vs. Viacheslav Borshchev
- Bantamweight Bout » Brian Kelleher vs. Saidyokub Kakhramonov
As mixed martial arts records Chikadze has 14 wins out of a total of 16 fights with 9 knockouts in-UFC. Former kickboxer Chikadze is currently ranked 8th in the UFC (as of 13 December).
However, Chikadze did not making the mistake of winning the first win of the year by knockout. This will be a great opportunity for Kattar, on the other hand, to ensure a win early in the year. He will play the trump card of his efforts.