Georges "Rush" St-Pierre defends the Welterweight Championship at UFC 87: SEEK AND DESTROY, as number one contender Jon Fitch steps up to take on the newly crowned champion. Then, hometown hero Brock Lesnar returns to the Octagon to seek redemption in the Heavyweight Division at the expense of "Texas Crazy Horse" Heath Herring. Plus, in what could end up being the matchup of the year, lightweight contenders face off as Kenny "KenFlo" Florian battles Roger "El Matador" Huerta. UFC 87: SEEK AND DESTROY - Saturday, August 9, live on Pay-Per-View from Minneapolis, MN
In this highly anticipated match-up, BJ Penn looks to take back the title from Georges St-Pierre. In their last meeting, Penn was slowed by his poor conditioning. Has Penn returned to his former 'Prodigy' self or will GSP's athleticism be too much for the former champ?
Jiu-Jitsu black belt Paulo Thiago has gained many accolades for his ground game leading to submissions in 7 of his 11 wins. However, his stand up game is what makes him a threat to Jon Fitch, winner of an amazing 16 of his last 17 fights.
Diego Sanchez looks to get back in the win column after suffering his first loss in MMA at UFC® 69. Jon Fitch looks to keep his UFC® record unblemished and get one step closer to the UFC® Welterweight title.