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Dana White Reveals Big News in Las Vegas

Big news revealed by UFC President Dana White today in Las Vegas...
UFC President Dana White made two big announcements on FOX Sports 1's UFC Tonight on Friday, setting the stage for an exciting late summer / early fall in the UFC.

First up, the UFC's August 30 event at the Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California will feature the bantamweight championship rematch between TJ Dillashaw and the man he beat for the crown earlier this year, Renan Barao. Tickets for the Pay-Per-View event go on sale on Friday, July 18.

Then White revealed that on September 27, fight fans will witness another highly-anticipated rematch, as Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson meet for the UFC light heavyweight title. This bout will air live on Pay-Per-View from Las Vegas, with no venue determined as of yet.

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