A new featherweight bout has been added to UFC 168. Dustin Poirier will take on Diego Brandao at the event scheduled for the end of December. Poirier is coming off of a unanimous decision win over Erich Koch at UFC 164 and has gone 3-2 in his last five bouts. Brandao is riding a three fight win streak going into the fight with his last win coming by way of decision at the FOX Sports launch event.
UFC 168: Weidman vs. Silva II is is scheduled for December 28, 2013 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. In the main event, UFC MIddleweight Champion Chris Weidman will put his belt on the line for the first time against former champion Anderson Silva. In the co main event, UFC womens bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey will put her strap on the line against Miesha Tate in a rematch of their Strikeforce bout.
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