The “epic” UFC 198 pay-per-view (PPV) event is set to to pop off on May 14, 2016 in Curitiba, Brazil and will feature a Heavyweight title fight as Fabricio Werdum defends his title against Stipe Miocic.
That’s not all, as a bevy of Brazilian superstars plan to put on a memorable night of fights for the locals, as Vitor Belfort and Ronaldo Souza got toe-to-toe in an intense Middleweight scrap.
Meanwhile, Mauricio Rua looks to dazzle his hometown crowd when he takes on Corey Anderson in a Light Heavyweight affair. Plus, Anderson Silva looks to get back on the winning track when he faces Uriah Hall in what is sure to be an action-packed standup war.
If that’s not enough to get you riled up, Cris Cyborg makes her promotional debut when she faces Leslie Smith in a catchweight fight of 140 pounds.
It’s truly a stacked PPV event; which begs the question: Could it be that it’s a bit more “epic” than the upcoming UFC 200 event, which is pegged for July 9, 2016 in “Sin City.”
You can view that fight card here and make your decision.
Expect more promotional videos to be rolled out as event draws nearer. In the meantime, to check out the most up-to-date fight card by clicking here.
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