The UFC 277 Julianna Pena vs. Amanda Nunes 2 will takes place on Saturday night (July 30) at the American Airlines Center.
In the main event, the women’s bantamweight champion Julianna Pena will defend her title against Amanda Nunes in a rematch of their fight from December 2021. Pena stunned the MMA world at that time by dethroning Nunes, the reigning double champion. Nunes will be looking to avenge her loss.
The co-main event is a rematch between Brandon Moreno and Kai Kara-France for the interim flyweight title. This bout takes place two and a half years after Moreno won the first fight between these two fighters via majority decision.
The main card will be streaming via pay-per-view on ESPN+.
UFC 277 Purse and Payouts:
How Much Will Julianna Pena Earn?
Julianna Pena was awarded $16,000 for her victory on The Ultimate Fighter in 2013 and took that prize. Pena earned an additional $80,000 for her bout the following time out, which was against Milana Dudieva.
In 2021, Pena competed against Sara McMann before her match with Nunes. It was the largest income she had ever received at that point in her career, coming in at $95,000.
How Much Will Amanda Nunes Earn?
In 2016, after defeating Miesha Tate for the UFC bantamweight belt, Nunes earned a prize money payout of $180,000.
A few months later, when she fought Ronda Rousey, Nunes earned $290,000. In 2018, Nunes earned $440,000 by winning the UFC featherweight championship by defeating Cris Cyborg.
How Much Will Brandon Moreno and Kai Kara-France Earn?
When Brandon Moreno fought Kara-France in 2019, he took home $67,000. Kai Kara-France took home $29,000.
When he fought Deiveson Figueiredo for the first time in 2020, a bout that went to a draw, Moreno reportedly earned around $180,000. In the rematch at UFC 263, Moreno earned around $200,000. The trilogy fight in January saw Moreno take home $292,000.
Against Cody Garbrandt in December, Kara-France earned $140,000, per The Sports Daily. Per Forbes, Kara-France earned $102,000 in his fight against Askar Askarov in March.
When is UFC 277: Julianna Pena vs. Amanda Nunes 2?
- Date: Saturday, July 30
- FIGHT PASS Prelims: 6 p.m. ET
- Prelims: 8 p.m. ET
- Main card: 10 p.m. ET
- Main event: 12:15 a.m. ET (approximately)
UFC 277 takes place on Saturday, July 30. The FIGHT PASS prelims will start at 6 p.m. ET, with the prelims at 8 p.m. ET. The main card will begin at 10 p.m. ET.
How to Watch UFC 277?
The UFC 277 can be seen on ESPN+ in the USA on PPV. In the UK, the fight will be available on BT Sports. The Canadia fans will be able to watch the event on TSN. If you are from Australia, the fights will be available in Foxtel.
The UFC 277 main card is available via pay-per-view on ESPN+ in the USA, which also requires a subscription. The PPV price for UFC 277 is $74.99 for current subscribers. New subscribers can pay a bundle price of $99.98 for the UFC 277 pay-per-view and an ESPN+ annual subscription.
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|UFC PPV Package (UFC PPV & ESPN+ Annual)||$99.98, then $69.99/year|
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