A Close Call
UFC 161: Evans beats Henderson by split decision
Rashad Evans got his hunt for a heavyweight title shot back on track Saturday with a split decision victory over veteran Dan Henderson at UFC 161. It was a matter of youth trumping experience, with Evans nine years younger than the 42-year-old Henderson, who fought at UFC 17. Full Story.(Photo: The Canadian Press)
No Place Like Home
It was a good night for Canadian fighters early on at UFC 161. Fighters from this country won four of five preliminary fights Saturday before a bleeding Sam (Hands of Stone) Stout from London, Ont., tapped out in the third round of his lightweight bout with James Krause. Full Story.
Chan Sung Jung, better known as The Korean Zombie, is stepping in for the injured Anthony (Showtime) Pettis against featherweight champion Jose Aldo in the main event of UFC 163. Full Story.
UFC 162: Silva vs. Weidman
Middleweight contender Chris Weidman will finally get his chance to dethrone the champion when he faces Anderson Silva in the main event of UFC 162. The July 6 card will also see Frankie Edgar battling Charles Oliveira, as well as Canadian John Makdessi.
UFC 162 Fight Card
UFC on FOX 8: Johnson vs. Moraga
Seattle, Washington welcomes the UFC on July 27 as Demetrious Johnson attempts to defend his flyweight title against John Moraga in the main event of UFC on FOX 8. Canadian Rory MacDonald will take the next step in his promising career as he fights Jake Ellenberger.
UFC on FOX 8 Fight Card
UFC 163: Aldo vs. Pettis
Jose Aldo will attempt to defend his featherweight title once again in his home country Brazil, as number one contender Anthony Pettis meets him in the Octagon on August 3. Josh Koscheck and Demian Maia will also square off at UFC 163.
UFC 163 Fight Card