UFC 173 fight card: Danny Mitchell to face Li Jingliang


A welterweight contest between Danny Mitchell and Li Jingliang has been added to UFC 173 on May 24 in Las Vegas.Mitchell (14-5) lost via unanimous decision to Igor Araujo in his UFC debut at UFC Fight Night 37.Jingliang (8-2), who has won two straight fights, will be making his UFC debut at the event.Chris Weidman will defend his middleweight title against Lyoto Machida in the main event.The current UFC 173 fight card is as follows:Chris Weidman vs. Lyoto MachidaJunior dos Santos vs. Stipe Mioci view original article >>
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