With UFC 161 just hours away, Ariel Helwani of MMAFighting.com and Jordan Breen of Sherdog.com preview the major bouts and storylines going into the event, which is set to take place at the MTS Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The Ultimate Fighting Championship's (UFC) sixth pay-per-view (PPV) offering of the year goes down tonight (June 15, 2013) with UFC 161: "Evans vs. Henderson," live from the MTS Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The event is headlined by a light heavyweight affair between former 205-pound king Rashad Evans and former Strikeforce and dual-division PRIDE champion Dan Henderson.
The night's co-main event will see The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) season 10 winner Roy Nelson attempt to keep his win-streak alive against Stipe Miocic in a three-round heavyweight battle.
With UFC 161 just around the corner and anticipation at an all-time high, watch as Ariel Helwani of MMA Fighting and Jordan Breen of Sherdog break down and preview all the major bouts for the event.
MMAmania.com will provide LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the entire UFC 161 fight card on fight night (June 15, 2013), starting with the Facebook "Prelims," which are scheduled to begin at 6:35 p.m. ET, right on through the FX-televised under card bouts at 8 p.m. ET and then main card PPV action, which is slated to begin at 10 p.m. ET.
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