Watch Ben Askren’s controversial win over Robbie Lawler in his UFC debut (UFC 239 fight video)
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Ben Askren was introduced to the UFC Octagon with a matchup against former welterweight champion Robbie Lawler at UFC 235. At UFC 239, on July 6, Askren faces Jorge Masvidal, only on Pay-Per-View.
In the main event, light heavyweight champion Jon Jones puts his title on the line against Thiago Santos at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. In the co-main event, women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes faces former titleholder Holly Holm.