^&^UFC 162: Weidman vs Silva Watch Live^*&^&
“Silva vs. Weidman” will feature a middleweight championship contest in the main event when top-ranked pound-for-pound fighter — and longtime 185-pound kingpin — Anderson Silva puts his title on the line against undefeated contender Chris Weidman.
In addition, former UFC Lightweight Champion Frankie Edgar will look to get into the 145-pound win column at the expense of Brazilian jiu-jitsu wunderkind Charles Oliveira, while Cub Swanson vs. Dennis Siver will collide in a battle that could determine the next challenger for the featherweight title.
Here is the current UFC 162 fight card and line up:
185 lbs.: UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva vs. Chris Weidman
Main Card Bouts On PPV (10 p.m. ET):
145 lbs.: Frankie Edgar vs. Charles Oliveira
185 lbs.: Roger Gracie vs. Tim Kennedy
145 lbs.: Cub Swanson vs. Dennis Siver
185 lbs.: Tim Boetsch vs. Mark Munoz
“Prelims” On FX (8 p.m. ET):
185 lbs.: Chris Leben vs. Andrew Craig
155 lbs.: Norman Parke vs. Kazuki Tokudome
155 lbs.: Edson Barboza vs. Rafaello Oliveira
265 lbs.: Gabriel Gonzaga vs. Dave Herman
“Prelims” on Facebook.com (7 p.m. ET):
170 lbs.: Seth Baczynski vs. Brian Melancon
170 lbs.: David Mitchell vs. Mike Pierce
MMAmania.com will provide LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the entire UFC 162 card on fight night (Sat., July 6, 2013), starting with the Facebook “Prelims,” which are scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. ET, right on through the FX-televised under card bouts at 8 p.m. ET and then main card PPV action, which is slated to begin at 10 p.m. ET.
See you on fight night!