UFC 303 underwent a major shift with Conor McGregor's withdrawal, leading to a light heavyweight championship rematch between Alex Pereira and Jiri Prochazka as the new main event.

By the Numbers
  • Alex Pereira (c) -175 vs. Jiri Prochazka +145, light heavyweight title
  • Carlos Ulberg -455 vs. Anthony Smith +350, light heavyweights
Yes, But

The event faced changes due to injuries, including McGregor's and Hill's withdrawal, affecting the fight card line-up.

State of Play
  • Alex Pereira, the current light heavyweight champion, and former middleweight champion, faces Jiri Prochazka in a highly anticipated rematch.
  • Brian Ortega and Diego Lopes feature in the co-main event, adding to the featherweight excitement of the card.
What's Next

Fans eagerly anticipate the Pereira vs. Prochazka rematch and the clashes in the rest of the fight card, enhancing the hype for UFC 303.

Bottom Line

The spotlight on UFC 303 shifts to a thrilling light heavyweight championship rematch, offering fans an intense night of MMA action despite initial lineup changes.