UFC Vegas 81, aka UFC Fight Night 230, which takes place on October 14, 2023, is set to headline the featherweight fight between Sodiq Yusuff and Edson Barboza. Jennifer Maia faces Viviane Araujo in the women’s Flyweight division in the co-main event.
The card also features Jonathan Martinez vs. Adrian Yanez, Andre Petroski vs. Michel Pereira, and Christian Rodriguez vs. Cameron Saaiman. This is the full main card for the event. With a total of five fights, the card contains some great talent and future contenders.
Which walkout song will Sodiq Yusuff and Edson Barboza use at UFC Vegas 81?
In his last fight against Don Shainis, on October 1, 2022, Yusuff used the song ‘POWER’ by Kanye West and then he went on to choke his opponent out in the first 30 seconds of the first round.
Edson Barboza has used ‘Na Frente Do Reto’ by O Rappa, the Rocky theme song, and ‘Meus próprios meios’ by Oficina G3 as his walkout songs in the UFC. In his last fight against Billy Quarantillo, he used ‘Meus próprios meios’ by Oficina G3. The fans can expect Barboza to use the same song this time as well.
Which walkout song will Jennifer Maia and Viviane Araújo use at UFC Vegas 81?
Jennifer Maia used ‘TNT’ by AC/DC as her walkout song in her last fight against Casey O’Neill at UFC 286. She got a unanimous decision victory. Expect her to use the same song in the next fight as well.
Her opponent, Viviane Araújo, used ‘A Vida e Desafio’ by Racionais MCs and Afro X as her walkout song in her last fight at UFC 285, where she lost the fight via a unanimous decision. She may also use the same song again.
Which walkout song will Jonathan Martinez and Adrian Yanez use at UFC Vegas 81?
Jonathan Martinez is on a 5 fight win streak. In his last fight, he defeated Said Nurmagomedov via a unanimous decision. He uses ‘El Papá de los Pollitos’ by Los Tucanes De Tijuana as his walkout song.
Adrian Yanez lost his last fight to Rob Font via TKO, but he was on a 6-fight-win streak before that fight. In his last fight, he used “Oh La La” by Run the Jewels, and in the fight before that, he used “They Don’t Know” by Paul Wall as his walkout song. It will be interesting to see what song he uses this time.
This promises to be an exciting night of fights, even if the card doesn’t feature too many big stars. Who do you predict will win their respective fights? Do let us know in the comments.