A new welterweight bout has been added to UFC 168. UFC officials have announced that John Howard will take on Siyar Bahadurzada on the undercard at the UFC’s annual New Years event. Howard is looking to add to his win over Uriah Hall when he returned to the UFC at the first FOX Sports 1 card. Bahadurzada is looking to rebound from his first UFC loss at UFC On FUEL against Dong Hyun Kim by decision.
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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