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UFC 196: Complete Fight Card Set For Vegas

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The fight card for UFC 196 is set and official, as Conor McGregor meets Nate Diaz in the main event.

Set for March 5 from Las Vegas, the card will also include Holly Holm’s first bantamweight title defense vs. Miesha Tate.

McGregor was expected to challenge Rafael dos Anjos for the lightweight title, but a broken foot knocked the Brazilian out.

Other pay-per-view main card bouts include Gian Villante vs. Ilir Latifi, Corey Anderson vs. Tom Lawlor and Amanda Nunes vs. Valentina Shevchenko.

Brandon Thatch and Siyar Bahadurzada, who were scheduled for this past weekend, will highlight the FOX Sports 1 prelims, while veterans Diego Sanchez and Jim Miller anchor the UFC Fight Pass card.

Below is the complete lineup:

MAIN CARD (PPV/10 p.m. ET)

Welterweight: Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz

UFC Female Bantamweight Championship
Holly Holm (c) vs. Miesha Tate

Light Heavyweight: Gian Villante vs. Ilir Latifi

Light Heavyweight: Corey Anderson vs. Tom Lawlor

Female Bantamweight: Amanda Nunes vs. Valentina Shevchenko

PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX Sports 1/8 p.m. ET)

Welterweight: Brandon Thatch vs. Siyar Bahadurzada

Welterweight: Erick Silva vs. Nordine Taleb

Middleweight: Marcelo Guimaraes vs. Vitor Miranda

Featherweight: Darren Elkins vs. Chas Skelly

PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass/6:30 p.m. ET)

Lightweight: Diego Sanchez vs. Jim Miller

Lightweight: Justin Salas vs. Jason Saggo

Featherweight: Julian Erosa vs. Teruto Ishihara

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