More Light Heavyweights have been added to the UFC 168 card. The UFC has announced that BJJ ace and Las Vegas native Robert Drysdale will make his octagon debut against Cody Donovan on the UFC annual New Years card. The undefeated Drysdale will look to add to his 6 first round submission wins when he steps in the octagon for the first time. Donovan made his debut against Ovince St. Preux at UFC Fight Night 26 but lost the bout by way of knock out.
The Las Vegas Sun announced the bout. 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 Weidmn 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.
Front-Page Photo Credit: Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports