Expected to be in attendance to answer questions are featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski and flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko, who defend their respective titles against Brian Ortega and Lauren Murphy on Saturday at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
Nick Diaz and Robbie Lawler are also scheduled to appear. The two meet in a five-round middleweight contest on Saturday, which is a rematch of their UFC 47 encounter in April 2004 that Diaz won by second-round knockout. This will be Diaz’s first UFC fight week press conference appearance since 2015.
The UFC 266 press conference is expected to begin at 6:30 p.m. ET.