Latest UFC 176 fight card and rumors for 'Aldo vs. Mendes 2' on Aug. 2 in Los Angeles


Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has asked reigning 145-pound kingpin Jose Aldo to put his title up for grabs against Chad Mendes for the second time, partly because "Junior" has cleaned out his division, but mostly because Mendes has been "Money" since their initial go-round. Check out that match-up, along with the rest of the UFC 176 fight card, below.

Event: UFC 176: "Aldo vs. Mendes 2"
Date: Sat., Aug. 2, 2014, at 10 p.m. ET on pay-per-view (PPV)
Location: Staples Center in Los Angeles, Calif.

Main Event:

145 lbs.: UFC Featherweight Champion Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes

Other scheduled fights (PPV, FOX Sports 1, Fight Pass):

125 lbs.: Jussier Formiga vs. Zach Makovsky
155 lbs.: Fabricio Camoes vs. Gray Maynard
185 lbs.: Derek Brunson vs. Lorenz Larkin
155 lbs.: Walmir Lazaro vs. James Vick

For more news and notes on UFC 176: "Aldo vs. Mendes 2" click here.

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