Two longtime teammates will do battle inside the octagon with championship gold on the line at UFC 258.
Reigning UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman (17-1 MMA, 12-0 UFC) will put his belt up for grabs in the main event in Las Vegas when he takes on challenger Gilbert Burns (19-3 MMA, 12-3 UFC) in a battle between two men who know each other’s games inside out. But which man will hold the upper hand when they swap sparring gear and the training room for four-ounce gloves and the bright lights of the octagon?
Ahead of their title tussle, former UFC welterweight title challenger and UFC analyst Dan “The Outlaw” Hardy invites us into “The War Room,” as he takes a deep dive into the matchup and offers his technical pointers ahead of the fight. Check out his pre-fight assessment via the video above.
UFC 258 takes place Saturday, Feb. 13 at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas. The main card airs on pay-per-view following prelims on ESPN and ESPN+.