On Saturday, March 1, one of the biggest questions in all of mixed martial arts will be answered - who is .the greatest middleweight fighter in the world? UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson "The Spider" Silva will take on PRIDE 185 lb. champion Dan Henderson in a pivotal battle to determine the undisputed king of the middleweights. Plus, two men who have fallen to Silva this year will square off in a battle for redemption, as Rich "Ace" Franklin once again takes to the Octagon in his home state to battle a returning Travis Lutter. UFC 82: PRIDE OF A CHAMPION
The fight game can get very personal. But the war of words between UFC lightweight champion "The Prodigy" BJ Penn and former champ Sean "The Muscle Shark" Sherk has taken personal to a whole new level. On Saturday, May 24th, the talking will stop and the real competition will begin as these two men step into the Octagon to determine the undisputed king of the 155-lb. division. Plus, the controversial "Huntington Beach Bad Boy" Tito Ortiz returns to the UFC to face undefeated Karate master Lyoto "The Dragon" Machida. Then, vicious strikers face off as Wanderlei "The Axe Murderer" Silva goes one on one with Keith "The Dean of Mean" Jardine.
UFC comes to Canada for the first time ever on Saturday, April 19th! One year ago, Matt "The Terror" Serra shocked the world by defeating Georges "Rush" St-Pierre for the UFC Welterweight Championship. Now, after defeating Matt Hughes in December, St-Pierre enters the Octagon as the Interim Welterweight Champion to face the man who took his title - this time, in his home province of Quebec. Can Serra beat St-Pierre for a second time? The undisputed king of the 170-pound weight class will be determined at UFC 83: SERRA VS. ST-PIERRE 2 - Saturday, April 19, live on Pay-Per-View from Montreal, Quebec.
On the night before the biggest football game of the year, UFC takes center stage with an immense night of hard-hitting heavyweight fight action. At UFC 81, former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir will put wrestling superstar Brock Lesnar to the ultimate test, as Lesnar makes his move from the squared circle into the Octagon to prove that he is for real. Then, the new UFC heavyweight king will be decided as Tim “The Maine-iac” Sylvia faces Antonio Rodrigo "Minotauro" Nogueira for the Interim UFC Heavyweight Title. UFC 81: BREAKING POINT
UFC's first show of 2008 will take place in Newcastle, England - and the year will start off in explosive fashion as "The Prodigy" BJ Penn faces Joe "Daddy" Stevenson for the Interim World Lightweight Championship. Plus, two powerful heavyweight forces will collide when Gabriel "Napao" Gonzaga returns to the Octagon to take on submission expert Fabricio Werdum. UFC 80: RAPID FIRE