Despite some speculation that Jose Aldo might be moved from a planned spot at UFC 149 in July to UFC 147 in Brazil, he’ll remain on the card in Calgary to defend his featherweight title against Erik Koch.
HeavyMMA staff writer Duane Finley caught up with Ross Pearson at a recent UFC event to discuss his intentions at his new home, the 145 lb. division.
Before UFC 142 kicks off from Rio de Janeiro, let’s have one last look at what the main and co-main event fighters have to say about their opponents.
Check out our exclusive photo gallery featuring the best shots of the year from MMA photographer James Law. From Toronto to Vegas, Anaheim to Rio, hit up the photographic highlights of 2011.
The best photos from an amazing night of fights at UFC 136 are just a click away. Photos by James Law.
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