UFC 290: 10 reasons to watch

A stacked 14-fight card with 10 reasons to tune in for UFC 290 this Saturday, July 8 live from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, NV

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MMA will be set on fire as UFC 290 takes place on Saturday, July 8 live from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. It's a stacked 14-fight card and here are ten reasons why you should watch the pay-per-view.

10. The road to UFC 300 starts here

UFC 300 is starting to become a hot topic in the world of MMA. The UFC's third centennial PPV will certainly feature the best of the best and fighters will surely be looking to secure a spot on that card by putting on impressive and captivating performances in the build to UFC 300. This weekend's UFC 290 means there are only ten PPV events left until the monumental event takes place, and this could set the pace for all the other events on the road to UFC 300.

9. The stars will be in attendance

UFC 290 finds itself nestled in the 2023 International Fight Week, hosting fight fans from all around the world. One of the major events happening is the 2023 Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on Thursday, July 6. That means those inductees could stick around and see what the current talent are getting up to. These stars in attendance will surely add an extra special touch to UFC 290, and bring an element of nostalgia to the event.