With the distractions of his camp change out of the way, Josh Koscheck is confident heading into his UFC on Fox co-main event against Johny Hendricks on Saturday.
A pair of Canadian bantamweights are now set to meet May 5 at UFC on Fox: Diaz vs. Miller. Roland Delorme steps in for Johnny Bedford to meet Nick Denis on the card.
A new flyweight has been added to the UFC’s 125-pound roster. Tim Elliott has signed with the promotion and will step in next month for Darren Uyenoyama against John Dodson, pictured, at UFC on Fox: Diaz vs. Miller.
Heavyweight sluggers Pat Barry and Lavar Johnson are booked for a May 5 fight at UFC on Fox 3 that neither expects to go past the first round.
Tickets for the UFC’s third show on the Fox network, UFC on Fox: Diaz vs. Miller, go on sale today for Fight Club members. The show is May 5 in East Rutherford, N.J.
Dana White had already promised a title shot to the winner of the Nate Diaz-Jim Miller fight. So a rematch for former champ Frankie Edgar against Ben Henderson would throw a wrench in the works.
With his 12-second knockout of Jon Fitch in December, Johny Hendricks instantly jumped to the next level. Now he wants to take one more step against Josh Koscheck. Hendricks talked to HeavyMMA’s Duane Finley last month in Omaha about the Koscheck fight, the Fitch fight and the evolution of the welterweight division.
You can watch the UFC on Fox: Diaz vs. Miller special press conference today in New York through a live streaming player here at HeavyMMA at 11 a.m. Eastern.
A featherweight bout between TUF 14 finalist Dennis Bermudez and two-time fight night bonus winner Pablo Garza has been added to UFC on Fox 3 in New Jersey.
A pair of heavyweights coming off of vicious KO wins will meet on the UFC’s next Fox card on May 5 in New Jersey. Pat Barry and Lavar Johnson have been booked.