UFC Officially Announces Card For UFC 97: Redemption 4/18

0

The UFC has officially announced the card for UFC 97: Redemption that is now set to go on April 18th from the Bell Centre in Montreal Quebec Canada and will air live around the world on PPV:

Main event:

UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva (23-4) vs. Thales Leites (14-1)

Main card (Televised):

205 lbs.: Chuck Liddell (21-6) vs. Mauricio Rua (17-3)
205 lbs.: Brian Stann (6-1) vs. Krzysztof Soszynski (16-8-1)
265 lbs.: Cheick Kongo (13-4-1) vs. Antoni Hardonk (8-4)
205 lbs.: Luis Cane (9-1) vs. Steve Cantwell (7-1)

Under card:

185 lbs.: Denis Kang (31-11-1) vs. Xavier Foupa-Pokum (20-9)
185 lbs.: Jason MacDonald (21-11) vs. Nate Quarry (10-3)
185 lbs.: David Loiseau (18-8) vs. Ed Herman (14-7)
155 lbs.: Mark Bocek (6-2) vs. David Bielkheden (13-6)
170 lbs.: Ryo Chonan (16-8) vs. TJ Grant (13-2)
155 lbs.: Matt Wiman (10-4) vs. Sam Stout (13-5-1)

DISCUSS THIS NEWS IN THE MMANEWS.COM FORUMS >>


Want to advertise your site in this space? E-mail the website staff today!

Latest Episode of the MMA News Podcast (View All)

Latest MMA News

As Expected, Vitor Belfort Will Not Retire Following UFC 212

Yes, UFC 212 marks the final fight in the UFC career of former champion Vitor Belfort. But "The Phenom" is not walking away from competition...
video

UFC Fight Night 114 Will Feature Flyweights Sergio Pettis, Brandon Moreno

A flyweight battle between Sergio Pettis and Brandon Moreno will headline UFC Fight Night 114, the promotion announced. The card takes place August 5 from...
Cris Cyborg

Angela Magana Speaks Out on Incident Involving Cris Cyborg

UFC fighter - yes, she is still under contract with the UFC - Angela Magana was reportedly involved in an incident with Cris Cyborg...
Santiago Ponzinibbio

Santiago Ponzinibbio on Gunnar Nelson Bout: ‘I Was Already Expecting a Big Fight’

Santiago Ponzinibbio says he knew he'd get a step up in competition after winning four in a row. On July 16, Ponzinibbio will meet Gunnar...
Rory MacDonald

Rory MacDonald Says Winning is a ‘Good Feeling to Have Back’

It took Rory MacDonald a while to get back in the win column, but he did so in dominant fashion. Before stepping inside the SSE...
Cris Cyborg

Amanda Nunes Says She Wants to See Cris Cyborg Hold UFC Gold

Amanda Nunes would rather rule the roost at 135 pounds, than meet Cris Cyborg unprepared in the women's featherweight division. Nunes will defend her Ultimate...
Joanne Calderwood

Cynthia Calvillo’s Smirk Gives Joanne Calderwood Added Motivation

For Joanne Calderwood, a simple facial expression is all she needs to read an underlying message. Calderwood is scheduled to meet Cynthia Calvillo inside the The...
Countdownvideo

Video: Watch The Full Episode of UFC Fight Night 109 Countdown

The countdown to UFC Fight Night 109 has been uploaded on the official YouTube channel of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). On Sunday (May 28),...
Conor McGregor Praise

Quote: ‘Conor McGregor is One of The Best Boxers I’ve Ever Seen’

The man Conor McGregor once ripped is giving him a ton of praise. When McGregor was set to fight Eddie Alvarez for the Ultimate Fighting...
Mark Hunt

Mark Hunt on UFC Lawsuit: ‘This Sh*t is Going All The Way’

Mark Hunt isn't letting up on his fight against performance enhancing drug (PED) use in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Hunt was last seen competing...