The UFC is officially headed to Milwaukee’s Bradley Center on Aug 14 with the UFC on Versus 5, headed up by the main event fight between Dan Hardy and Chris Lytle.

The main card was officially announced on Thursday with Lyle and Hardy leading the way.

Both Hardy and Lytle are coming off losses as they head into their bout, so redemption will be on the line between two of the hardest hitters in the UFC.

“Dan Hardy and Chris Lytle want to stand toe-to-toe until someone falls and that’s a recipe for an outstanding fight,” UFC President Dana White said. “This is the fight both guys wanted, so the fans in Milwaukee are in for a treat.

The co-main event for the card will pit former WEC lightweight champion Ben Henderson against arguably the man who is already the No. 1 contender for the UFC 155lb title, Jim Miller.

“The Miller-Henderson fight should be equally exciting since both guys love to come forward and press the action. We can’t wait to host our first event in Wisconsin this summer,” White stated.

The other main card bouts announced for the August show include former ‘Ultimate Fighter’ finalist Stephan Bonnar against hard hitting Karlos Vemola, and another bout that is sure to bring fireworks when Amir Sadollah meets Duane ‘Bang’ Ludwig.

Tickets for the Aug 14 card go on sale Saturday, June 11 at 10 a.m. central time and range between $250 and $50.

UFC Fight Club members will have access to an exclusive pre-sale on Thursday, June 9 starting at 10 a.m. central time.

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

UFC Fight Night 73 tickets: 'Teixeira vs. Saint Preux' seats for sale online at Bridgestone Arena event on Aug. 8

  • 7 days ago
  • 0 views

Great news! Tickets are not sold out for upcoming UFC Fight Night 73: "Teixeira vs. Saint Preux" mixed martial arts (MMA) event on FOX Sports 1, locked and loaded for Aug. 8, 2015 inside the Bridgest read news >>

Tickets on sale today for UFC on FOX 16 in Chicago, $250 gets you cageside

  • 25 days ago
  • 7 views

Tickets go on sale to today for UFC on FOX 16 in Chicago next month, featuring a bantamweight title tilt at the top of the bill.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

Tickets on sale today for UFC 190 in Rio, $513 gets you cageside for Ronda Rousey

  • 19 days ago
  • 12 views

Tickets go on sale to today for UFC 190 in Brazil, featuring a women’s bantamweight title tilt at the top of the bill.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>

Tickets on sale today for UFC Fight Night 73 in Nashville, $175 gets you cageside

  • 13 days ago
  • 1 views

Tickets go on sale to today for UFC Fight Night 73 in Nashville in August, featuring a light heavyweight tilt at the top of the bill.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

Tickets on sale for July 9 Invicta FC 13 event

  • 12 days ago
  • 2 views

With the full seven-fight card set for Invicta FC 13 on July 9, tickets are now on sale for the general public.Filed under: News read news >>

GLORY 22 preview and predictions for 'Verhoeven vs. Adegbuyi' on Spike TV

  • 26 days ago
  • 14 views

GLORY kickboxing makes its return to Europe on Friday (June 5, 2015) with GLORY 22: "Verhoeven vs. Adegbuyi" inside Stade Pierre Mauroy in Lille, France. The Spike TV main event will be a heavyweight read news >>

GLORY 22 weigh-in results for 'Verhoeven vs. Adegbuyi' in France

  • 26 days ago
  • 26 views

On Thursday, June 4, GLORY hosted the weigh-ins for GLORY 22 and GLORY SuperFight Series Lille. The six-fight card for GLORY 22, including the GLORY Heavyweight World Championship fight and one-night read news >>

Four preliminary bouts added to Bellator 139 on June 26 in Kansas

  • 26 days ago
  • 7 views

The card for Bellator 139 continues to come together with the announcement of four new bouts for the event.Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>

The 10: The Best of June Inside the Octagon

  • 29 days ago
  • 0 views

For the third consecutive month, four events will hit the UFC Octagon in June, one on each Saturday beginning this weekend in New Orleans and culminating with the Ultimate Fighter Brazil 4 Finale at read news >>

TUF Winners Gordon and Carlos Junior Clash on June 27

  • 29 days ago
  • 1 views

Former Ultimate Fighter winners Eddie Gordon and Antonio Carlos Junior will meet in a middleweight bout in Hollywood, Florida on Saturday, June 27, both intent on getting back on track after recent read news >>