The UFC has announced plans for their second “International Fight Week” in the week prior to UFC 162. The promotion will host a UFC Fan Expo at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center along with various other events before culminating at the MGM Grand Garden Arena for UFC 162.
The week will kick off with a UFC “Community Day” on July 3, the promotion is planning a pool party, a “UFC Downtown” event, and a free concert for Independence Day. The UFC Fan Expo will begin July 5, along with the UFC 162 weigh-ins. The main attraction of the week, UFC 162, will of course take place on July 6.
The UFC 162 fight card will be headlined by a UFC middleweight title fight as champion Anderson Silva takes on Chris Weidman. A featherweight fight between Frankie Edgar and Charles Oliveira will co-headline the UFC 162 fight card.
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