what sport to watch out for on the weekend

13:52    06 Jul 2018

Los Angeles Galaxy Zlatan Ibrahimovic of Sweden (L) and teammate Emmanuel Boateng (R) react after Ibrahimovic's tying score in second half action against Los Angeles Football Club at StubHub Center in Carson
It’s will be another action-packed weekend on Fox Sports Africa, with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)’s UFC 226 set to be televised live on Saturday at 02h30 CAT on Fox Sports HD 2.

The event will see Cameroonian mixed martial artist Francis Ngannou take on American fighter Derrick Lewis in a heavyweight bout at the T-Mobile Arena in Paradise, Nevada, USA.

A repeat of the Major League Soccer encounter between LA Galaxy and DC United will be televised on Saturday at 05h45 CAT on Fox Sports.

Ghanaian midfielder Emmanuel Boateng’s Galaxy were held to a 2-2 stalemate by a stubborn United side in an encounter which was played at the Stubhub Center.

On Sunday, the FIBA World Basketball show will be televised on Fox Sports HD 2 at 08h45 CAT.

The 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup is scheduled to be hosted by China between August 31 and September 15.

Africa qualification’s process is expected to determine the five teams that will represent the continent at the 2019 FIBA World Cup. It began in November 2017 and it will end in February 2019.

A repeat of the 2017/18 Scottish Premiership play-offs final between Rangers and Celtic which will be shown on Sunday at 17h45 CAT on Fox Sports.

Ghanaian striker Joe Dodoo was part of the Rangers team that finished second behind Celtic on the league standings and they qualified for the 2018/19 UEFA Europa League.

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