Ultimate Fighting Tournament (UFC) has shifted from the recent Conor McGregor crisis and assigned a fresh, five-round tournament pay-per-view (PPV) headliner by means of Daniel Cormier vs. Jon Jones 2. In addition, it recently discovered the shocking come back of ex – Heavyweight champ — and current WWE superstar — Brock Lesnar, who’ll battle Tag Hunt in the co-main event. In other places on the stacked UFC 200 attack greeting card, Miesha Tate defends her women’s bantamweight crown against dangerous top contender Amanda Nunes, while Jose Aldo and Frankie Edgar run it back again for the to maintain 145-pounds of yellow metal. See you in “LAS VEGAS!”
Event: UFC 200: “Cormier vs. Jones 2”
Day: Sat., 9 july, 2016, on pay-per-view (PPV)
Location: T-Mobile Market in NEVADA, Nevada
UFC 200 PPV Main Event:
205 pounds.: UFC Light Heavyweight Champ Daniel Cormier vs. UFC Interim Light Heavyweight Champ Jon Jones
UFC 200 PPV Co-Main Event:
265 pounds.: Brock Lesnar vs. Make Hunt
Other Scheduled UFC 200 Suits:
135 pounds.: Women’s Bantamweight Champ Meisha Tate vs. Amanda Nunes
145 pounds.: Jose Aldo vs. Frankie Edgar for interim featherweight title
265 pounds.: Cain Velasquez vs. Travis Browne
135 pounds.: Kitten Zingano vs. Julianna Pena
170 pounds.: Johnny Hendricks vs. Kelvin Gastelum
135 pounds.: T.J. Dillashaw vs. Raphael Assuncao
155 pounds.: Sage Northcutt vs. Enrique Marin
185 pounds.: Derek Brunson vs. Gegard Mousasi
155 pounds.: Joe Lauzon vs. Diego Sanchez
155 pounds.: Takanori Gomi vs. Jim Miller
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A full year ago, there is much speculation regarding whether Brock Lesnar would choose UFC or WWE, as the person who’s placed championships for both special offers was deciding if he wished to stick with professional wrestling or leap back to the world of blended martial arts. Lesnar in the end signed a contract to continue competing inside the squared circle, but WWE and UFC will both reap the benefits of his superstar electricity in the summertime of 2016.
Lesnar will need on No. on July 9 8-ranked UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt at UFC 200, time for the octagon for the very first time since Dec. 30, 2011. Six weeks later, he’ll have a match at WWE’s SummerSlam in Brooklyn, NY, though his opposition is unidentified at the moment.
Lesnar’s impact in both WWE and UFC makes him a one-of-a-kind sportsman. He was the largest UFC superstar ever before he still left MMA, and he’s one of the primary WWE superstars to debut because the convert of the hundred years.
“I’m a crossover sportsman,” Lesnar said on “SportsCenter” the other day. “I’m the modern-day Bo Jackson, people.”
UFC doesn’t release pay-per-view volumes, but Lesnar’s been the superstar of several of the business’s top-selling incidents. He defeated Frank Mir in the key event of UFC 100, which apparently placed an archive that still stands with 1.6 million buys. His battles against Shane Carwin, Cain Velasquez and Randy Couture were the key visitors attractions on PPVs that apparently sold at least 1 million purchases, something which has been done only around 11 times.