With UFC 162 just hours away, Ariel Helwani and Dave Doyle of MMAFighting.com preview the major bouts and storylines going into the event, which is set to take place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
The Ultimate Fighting Championship's (UFC) seventh pay-per-view (PPV) offering of the year goes down tonight (July 6, 2013) with UFC 162: "Silva vs. Weidman," live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
In the main event, longtime UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva returns to the Octagon in an attempt to defend his title belt for an 11th time against undefeated No. 1 contender Chris Weidman.
The night's co-main event will see former lightweight king Frankie Edgar attempt to rebound from three straight losses and get back in the win column against Brazilian prospect Charles Oliveira.
With UFC 162 just around the corner and anticipated at an all-time high, watch as Ariel Helwani and Dave Doyle of MMA Fighting 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 main card action on fight night (Sat., July 6, 2013), which is slated to air at 10 p.m. ET on pay-per-view (PPV). The latest play-by-play fight updates of the live action will begin to flow earlier than that, however, around 7 p.m. ET with the "Prelims" undercard bouts on Facebook and FX Channel.
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