The UFC looks to once again find the number one welterweight contender following a draw between BJ Penn and Jon Fitch at UFC 127. Today the official word is that the two will meet again at UFC 132 on July 2 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, NV. Also on the same card will be top lightweights George Sotiropoulos vs Evan Dunham.
Also announced is UFC 130 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, NV May 28 additions with Demetrious Johnson vs the ferocious Brazilian Renan Barao.
Tuf 13 Finale on June 4 at the Palms in Las Vegas, NV has just been stacked as well as the UFC adds Donald Cerrone vs Mac Danzig, Melvin Guillard vs Shane Roller, Maldonado vs. Kingsbury, and Brown vs Attonito.
Lastly, UFC 131 Card Shapes Up (updated March 12th)
Four bouts on the UFC 131 fight card have been verbally agreed to, including a matchup of rising middleweights:
Mark Munoz vs. Demian Maia
“Heavy handed Mark Munoz will take on Demian Maia, one of the top Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belts in MMA,” says UFC president Dana White.
Anthony Perosh vs. Krzysztof Soszynski
Jesse Bongfeldt vs. Court McGee
Darren Elkins vs. Michihiro Omigawa (at featherweight)