UFC 160 has added a fun featherweight battle as Dennis Bermudez takes on Max Holloway. The bout will likely land on the holiday weekend fight card’s preliminaries. UFC official announced the pairing late Wednesday evening.
Dennis Bermudez is fresh off an entertaining war at UFC 157 with Matt Grice that netted both men “Fight of the Night.” His opponent, Max Holloway, is on a three-fight win streak after defeating Leonard Garcia in a contoversial split decision at UFC 155.
UFC 160 takes place May 25 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The fight card will be headlined by a heavyweight title fight between champion Cain Velasquez and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva. A bout between Junior dos Santos and Mark Hunt will co-headline the Memorial Day weekend card.
UFC 160 Fight Card:
- UFC Heavyweight Title Fight: Cain Velasquez (c) vs. Antonio Silva
- Junior dos Santos vs. Mark Hunt
- James Te Huna vs. Glover Teixeira
- T.J. Grant vs. Gray Maynard
- Donald Cerrone vs. KJ Noons
- Gunnar Nelson vs. Mike Pyle
- Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Abel Trujillo
- Amir Sadollah vs. Stephen Thompson
- Colton Smith vs. Robert Whittaker
- Estevan Payan vs. Jeremy Stephens
- Dennis Bermudez vs. Max Holloway