The octagon will invade New York, Toronto and finally Las Vegas for pay-per-view events over the course of the next 68 days.
The UFC’s first event in Madison Square Garden, UFC 205, is absolutely stacked. The card features three title fights and a handful of high profile fighters. Check out the November 12 fight card below.
UFC 205 in New York City on November 12
Eddie Alvarez (c) vs. Conor McGregor – Lightweight title fight
Tyron Woodley (c) vs. Stephen Thompson – Welterweight title fight
Joanna Jedrzejczyk (c) vs. Karolina Kowalkiewicz – Strawweight title fight
Donald Cerrone vs. Kelvin Gastelum
Chris Weidman vs. Yoel Romero
Miesha Tate vs. Raquel Pennington
Frankie Edgar vs. Jeremy Stephens
Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Michael Johnson
Rashad Evans vs. Tim Kennedy
Rafael Natal vs. Tim Boetsch
Jim Miller vs. Thiago Alves
Lyman Good vs. Belal Muhammad
Liz Carmouche vs. Katlyn Chookagian
The UFC will return to Toronto, Ontario, Canada for UFC 206 on December 10. So far the card features a light heavyweight title fight rematch between current champ Daniel Cormier and feared knockout artist Anthony Johnson. Also on the card is a key featherweight bout between veteran Cub Swanson and surging contender Doo Hoi Choi aka “The Korean Superboy”.
UFC 206 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on December 10
Daniel Cormier (c) vs. Anthony Johnson – Light heavyweight title fight
Cub Swanson vs. Doo Ho Choi
Valerie Letourneau vs. Poliana Botelho
Zach Makovsky vs. John Moraga
John Makdessi vs. Lando Vannata
Olivier Aubin-Mercier vs. Drew Dober
Jason Saggo vs. Rustam Khabilov
Nikita Krylov vs. Misha Cirkunov
Chad Laprise vs. Li Jingliang
Jordan Mein vs. Emil Meek
The final pay-per-view event of 2016, UFC 207, will take place December 30 in Las Vegas. The event is highlighted by the return of Ronda Rousey who will challenge Amanda Nunes for the women’s bantamweight title. Also slated for the card is a men’s bantamweight title fight between champ Dominick Cruz and challenger Cody Garbrandt. The year-end pay-per-view event also features former champions Fabricio Werdum, Cain Velasquez and Johny Hendricks.
UFC 207 in Las Vegas, Nevada on December 30
Amanda Nunes (c) vs. Ronda Rousey – Women’s bantamweight title fight
Dominick Cruz (c) vs. Cody Garbrandt – Bantamweight title fight **Has not yet been made official by the UFC**
Fabricio Werdum vs. Cain Velasquez
Johny Hendricks vs. Neil Magny
Matt Brown vs. Tarec Saffiedine
Alex Garcia vs. Mike Pyle
Tim Means vs. Alex Oliveira
Brandon Thatch vs. Sabah Homasi
Antonio Carlos Junior vs. Marvin Vettori
As you can see, UFC 206 is the “lightest” of the three cards in terms of star power. Who would you like to see added to December’s pay-per-view event in Canada? Sound off PENN Nation!