UFC Fight Night: Rodriguez vs. Lemos
UFC Fight Night: Rodriguez vs. Lemos (also known as UFC Fight Night 214, UFC on ESPN+ 72 and UFC Vegas 64) is an upcoming mixed martial arts event produced by the Ultimate Fighting Championship that will take place on November 5, 2022 at the UFC Apex facility in Enterprise, Nevada, part of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Area, United States.
A featherweight bout between Bryce Mitchell and Movsar Evloev was expected to headline the event. However, Evloev withdrew in mid October due to injury and the bout was scrapped.
A women's strawweight bout between Marina Rodriguez and Amanda Lemos was originally expected to take place at UFC 280, but was postponed to this event for unknown reasons. After the original main event was cancelled, they were promoted to the headliner spot.
A women's flyweight bout between Miranda Maverick and Shanna Young is scheduled for the event. The pair was previously scheduled for UFC 278, but the bout was cancelled on the day of the weigh-ins as Young was hospitalized due to weight cut issues.
Neil Magny and Daniel Rodriguez were scheduled to meet in a welterweight bout at UFC Fight Night: Grasso vs. +more Araújo in October 15, but Rodriguez withdrew due to an elbow infection. They were then rescheduled for this event.
Jailton Almeida and Maxim Grishin were previously scheduled to meet in a light heavyweight bout at UFC Fight Night: Holm vs. +more Vieira, but the latter pulled out due to undisclosed reasons back then. They were rebooked for this event in a catchweight of 220 pounds, after Almeida was in need of a new opponent as Shamil Abdurakhimov pulled out due to undisclosed reasons of their heavyweight bout at UFC 280. The bout was reportedly scrapped from this card on fight week due to undisclosed reasons.