UFC on Versus 3The Ultimate Fighting Championship is preparing to embark on its first event in Louisville, Ky. UFC on Versus 3 takes place March 3 at the KFC Yum! Center.

The promotion on Wednesday made three more bouts official for UFC on Versus 3, upping the official total to 11 bouts.

Joining the already announced line-up, which includes Diego Sanchez vs. Martin Kampmann in the main event, are bouts pitting Alessio Sakara against Rafael “Sapo” Natal, Steve Cantwell against Cyrille Diabate, and Johny Hendricks against Paulo Thiago.

The fight card is expected to top out at 12 bouts with a reported bout between Dave Branch and Rousimar Palhares still unannounced.

(Check out MMAWeekly.com’s Rumors section for the full UFC on Versus 3 fight card, as well as the fight cards for numerous other MMA events.)

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