UFC 237: Namajunas vs. Andrade — how to watch, plus full analysis

Rose Namajunas will be returning to the Octagon after a 13-month absence on Saturday when she defends her strawweight championship against Jessica Andrade in the main event of UFC 237 at Jeunesse Arena, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The main card is on pay-per-view, beginning at 10 p.m. ET and available exclusively through ESPN+. The prelims are on ESPN and ESPN Deportes at 8 p.m., with early prelims on ESPN+ and UFC Fight Pass beginning at 6:15.

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Namajunas (8-3) last fought in April 2018, winning a unanimous decision in a rematch with Joanna Jedrzejczyk, from whom she had taken the title five months earlier. It was her third straight victory.

Andrade (19-6) has won three in a row and six of her last seven, the only loss coming against Jedrzejczyk in a 2017 title challenge.

The card also features a trio of legends. Anderson Silva fights in the co-main event, and fellow Brazilian Jose Aldo is also on the main card, while BJ Penn competes in a prelim.

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