The UFC returns to the Toyota Center in Houston, TX Super Bowl weekend in 2017. Recently announcing several matchups for the card, including the main event, Houston is in for a treat.
Headlining the Fight Night card which will air on Fox Sports One, will be “The Korean Zombie” Chan Sung Jung, taking on #8 Dennis Bermudez. TKZ hasn’t competed since August 2013; he was serving in the military.
Co-headlining the event, newly signed rising star and #14 ranked strawweight, Alexa Grasso, who will face MMA veteran, Felice Herrig. The opening fight on the main card will be Houston’s own Justin Ledet, taking on fellow heavyweight Dmitriy Sosnovskiy.
145: Chan Sung Jung vs #8 Dennis Bermudez
115: #14 Alexa Grasso vs Felice Herrig
155: #14 Evan Dunham vs Abel Trujillo
205: #6 Ovince Saint Preaux vs Jan Blachowicz
265: Justin Ledet vs Dmitriy Sosnovskiy
265: Adam Milstead vs Curtis Blaydes
145: Chas Skelly vs Chris Gruetzemacher
155: James Vick vs Johnny Case