UFC continues to take Europe by storm as UFC 72: VICTORY hits Northern Ireland! Rich “Ace” Franklin continues his quest to regain the UFC Middleweight Championship as he takes on another top middleweight contender, Yushin Okami. Plus, Light Heavyweight favorite Forrest Griffin returns to the Octagon to face Hector “Sick Dog” Ramirez.
Randy “The Natural” Couture is one of the most respected fighters to ever step foot into the Octagon. Just ask his opponent at UFC 74, Gabriel “Napao” Gonzaga. Even though Gonzaga is fresh off a convincing win over the feared Mirko Cro Cop, he still claims to have the utmost respect for the legendary Couture. But at UFC 74, respect falls to the wayside for five rounds as these warriors will do battle for the UFC Heavyweight Championship. Plus, former UFC Welterweight Champion Georges “Rush” St-Pierre takes on Josh Koscheck
UFC presents the biggest fight card of the summer on Saturday, July 7th! “The Huntington Beach Bad Boy” Tito Ortiz returns to the Octagon to face the undefeated winner of The Ultimate Fighter 2, Rashad Evans. The UFC Middleweight Championship will be on the line when champion Anderson “The Spider” Silva brings his Muay Thai skills to the Octagon against Nate “The Great” Marquardt, who is undefeated in his four UFC fights.
On November 9, 2003, the world stood still as Chuck “The Iceman” Liddell experienced a shocking loss by TKO. Since then, Liddell has been undefeated, gaining legendary status as the UFC Light Heavyweight Champion and dominating his last seven fights with world-renowned striking power. Now, Liddell faces his greatest challenge to date as he avenges a loss to the man who soundly struck him down – Quinton “Rampage” Jackson.