‘UFC 170: Rousey vs. McMann’ Fight Card Set With 11 Bouts

January 11, 2014 10:18 am 3 Comments
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The UFC 170 card, headlined by a truly Olympic match up between UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and Sarah McMann has now been finalized.

UFC 170 takes place from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The event, which takes place live on pay-per-view, goes down on February 22nd with a female bantamweight title fight scheduled for the main event of the evening.

Three American Olympians will compete on this card, two of which became medalists.

Rousey won her Olympic bronze medal in judo at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, and Sara McMann won a silver medal in wrestling at the 2004 Olympic games in Athens.

Daniel Cormier, who faces former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans in the co-main event is a two-time Olympian who competed at both the 2004 and 2008 Olympics.

The full card is below:

Ronda Rousey vs. Sara McMann
Daniel Cormier vs. Rashad Evans
Rory MacDonald vs. Demian Maia
Stephen Thompson vs. Robert Whittaker
Rafael dos Anjos vs. Rustam Khabilov

Alexis Davis vs. Jessica Eye
Raphael Assuncao vs. Francisco Rivera
Bryan Caraway vs. Lucas Martins
Mike Pyle vs. T.J. Waldburger
Zach Makovsky vs. Josh Sampo
Erik Koch vs. Rafaello Oliveira

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