UFC 156 posterThe fight people have been clamoring for is finally here!

Former lightweight champ Frankie Edgar drops to featherweight to challenge Jose Aldo in what could kick off a slew of super fighters in the coming year or two, plus heavyweight sluggers Alistair Overeem and Antonio Silva get their long-awaited grudge match at UFC 156.

Check out the UFC 156 extended video preview for the big fights slated for Super Bowl weekend in Las Vegas!

Be sure to Like MMAWeekly.com on Facebook and Follow @MMAWeeklycom on Twitter.

view original article >>

Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

Fitch vs. Shields, Branch vs. Starks title fights slated for WSOF 29 in April

  • 16 days ago

WSOF officials are getting an early start on their 2016 fight schedule, and one event includes a championship doubleheader.Filed under: News, Videos, WSOF read news >>

CES MMA 32 slated for Jan. 8 with two title fights, including Felix vs. Lowe

  • 7 days ago

CES MMA 32 is slated for Jan. 8, and the AXS TV-televised card will feature a pair of title fights.Filed under: AXS TV Fights, News read news >>

The Ultimate Fighter 22, Episode 8 Notes: First KO of the Season

  • 19 days ago

The eighth episode of The Ultimate Fighter 22: Team McGregor vs. Team Faber featured two fights and the first knockout of the season. read news >>

'UFC 193 Embedded,' No. 2: Family time, local fights and Melbourne scenery

  • 20 days ago

It’s a new fight week, which brings the return of “UFC 193 Embedded” and a preview of Saturday’s pay-per-view event. Check out the latest episode inside.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>

UFC 193 Free Fight Video: Bigfoot Silva Knocks Out Alistair Overeem

  • 20 days ago

Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva's knockout win over Alistair Overeem at UFC 156 earned him a heavyweight title shot. read news >>

UFC 193: Who's on the Hot Seat in Melbourne, Australia, This Weekend?

  • 21 days ago

Every fight counts in the UFC. That's a fact that applies to every event. UFC 193, though, is a special occasion for the fighters who are set to do battle for two reasons. The first, you ask? Well, a read news >>

RFA 32's Leandro Higo: 'TUF: Brazil 4' disappointment won't keep me from UFC

  • 25 days ago

When Leandro Higo fights tonight at RFA 32, he’ll enter the cage with the goal of almost every fighter: earning his way into the UFC.Filed under: AXS TV Fights, News, UFC read news >>

'UFC 193 Embedded' preview: Tyson, Wahlberg, Schwarzenegger on Rousey-Holm

  • 25 days ago

The UFC has released an extended video preview of “UFC 193 Embedded,” and it’s an A-list affair.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, Videos read news >>

NOS® Energy Drink MMA Rankings, Nov. 3: Big weekend for ranked fighters

  • 27 days ago

Although this past weekend featured a few regional shows, they made no impact in the latest NOS Energy Drink MMA Rankings. That won’t be the case this coming weekend, though.Filed under: Bellator, MM read news >>

TUF Latin America 2 - Episode 11 Preview

  • 28 days ago

It's down to the final two fights after a long season on The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America this year, with Team Gastelum's Erick Montano set to face Team Escudero's Vernon Ramos this week, the read news >>