2022 UFC Event Schedule: Thiago Santos Vs. Jamahil Hill, Kumaru Usman Vs. Leon Edwards 2 on tape

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We’re halfway through the year and the UFC has seen incredible action in the first half of 2022. The promotion saw champions unexpectedly retain their titles, massive upsets and more drama than usual among their star athletes.

International Fight Week saw City Kickboxing continue its dominance with Israel Adesanya and Alexander Volkanovsky rejecting title challengers. Adesanya outlasted Jared Cannonier while Volkanovski beat Max Holloway in their third meeting. Also, Amanda Nunes regained her throne atop the bantamweight division when she soundly defeated Juliana Pena.

Now, the calendar turns to August and some incredible matchups. First, the light heavyweights take the spotlight when former title challenger Thiago Santos returns to take on rising contender Jamahill Hill on August. 6. Next, the bantamweights got some shine when Marlon Vieira took on former champion Dominick Cruz in San Diego on August. 13. And the welterweight crown is on the line as Kamaru Usman looks to maintain his dominance against Leon Edwards at UFC 278 in Salt Lake City in August. 20

Take a look at the current UFC event schedule for 2022 below. Be sure to check back on this page when we have more information on upcoming UFC events throughout the year.

Upcoming UFC Schedule

UFC Fight Night August 6 Thiago Santos vs. Jamal Hill Light heavyweight Las Vegas ESPN2
UFC Fight Night August 13 Marlon Vieira vs. Dominick Cruz Bantamweight San Diego ESPN
UFC 278 August 20 Kamaru Usman (c) vs. Leon Edwards Welterweight title Salt Lake City ESPN+ PPV
UFC Fight Night September 3 Cyril Gain vs. Tai Toyawasa. Heavyweight Paris ESPN
UFC 279 September 10 Khamzat Chemaev vs. Nate Diaz Welterweight Las Vegas ESPN+ PPV
UFC Fight Night September 17 Cory Sindhagan vs Gana Yadung Bantamweight Las Vegas ESPN+
UFC 280 October 22 Charles Oliveira vs. Islam Makhachev A lighthearted title Abu Dhabi ESPN+ PPV