Roosevelt Roberts is looking to live up to the hype by putting away another lightweight to extend his unbeaten record. He takes on Thomas Gifford, making his UFC debut, who also has a habit of finishing his opponents.
John Lineker will have a keen eye on the bantamweight title fight between Marlon Moraes and Henry Cejudo as he is desperate for a shot at gold, but he has to get past the rising contender Cory Sandhagen to remain in the title picture.
Glover Teixeira and Ion Cutelaba finally meet after their fight fell through back in January. Teixeira overcame a lot of adversity to submit Cutelaba's replacement, Karl Roberson, and he is going to have to expect more adversity as he takes on the dangerous Moldovan.
Yoel Romero has had to pull out of his fight depriving us from seeing his mouth-watering rematch with 'Jacare' Souza but fortunately Jack Hermansson has stepped up fresh off his win over David Branch to put on a show for the Florida fans.
The controversial NFL star Greg Hardy makes his return to the cage to prove he has what it takes to dent the UFC heavyweight division but he has a stern test in the form of Dmitry Smolyakov who will test his grappling and cardio, as long as he can avoid the murderous power.
Mike Perry steps in for Li Jingliang who can't wait to put his gloves back on and get a win for his Florida fans. He takes on Alex Olveira who also looks to bounce back from a loss in what promises to be a thrilling fight.
Well-travelled legend of the sport Alistair Overeem headlines the first UFC card in Saint Petersburg, with fellow veteran Alexey Oleynik after Alexander Volkov had to pull out.
Arman Tsarukyan finally gets his call-up and is destined for great things but he has an incredibly tough test for his debut in the shape of fellow Russian Islam Makhachev.
Sergei Pavlovich and Marcelo Golm plan to exchange heavy leather as they both look to get back to winning ways. Pavlovich suffered the first loss of his career on his UFC debut and Golm heads to Saint Petersburg on the back of two consecutive losses.
The unbeaten Russian powerhouse Ivan Shtyrkov finally makes his UFC debut and plans to announce his entrance with a bang. Devin Clark has other ideas as he looks to bounce back from a TKO loss.
The veteran Roxanne Modafferi looks for her second UFC win but has her hands full as she takes on the accomplished Muay Thai and Kickboxing legend Antonina Shevchenko, who looks to follow in her sister's footsteps and showcase her vast array of combat skills.
Krzysztof Jotko has felt the wrath of top-level UFC talent and lost three fights in a row, with his UFC career hanging in the balance, but it doesn't get any easier as the young and hungry Alen Amedovski makes his debut with eight fights and eight knockout wins under his belt.
Nikita Krylov is desperate to get his second stint in the UFC up and running with a win after losing his last fight against Jan Blachowicz but he has been handed another experienced battler in the shape of Ovince Saint Preux.
Two light heavyweight powerhouses set up the two interim title fights for UFC 236 as Eryk Anders and Khalil Rountree Jr. both look to bounce back from a loss.