Article

Friday Fight Update: Vick, Sasaki get fights

On May 8, the UFC will travel to Rotterdam for its first show in the Netherlands, and while there are no fights in the Octagon this weekend, there are plenty of updates for upcoming shows, starting with UFC Fight Night next Sunday, where the retirement of Paddy Holohan has allowed Japan's Ulka Sasaki to step in and face Willie Gates in a flyweight bout.

The first event of June also got a change this week, as an injury to Leonardo Santos has forced him out of his UFC 199 bout against Evan Dunham on June 4 in Inglewood. Accepting the call to take the bout will be unbeaten James Vick, who just earned his fifth consecutive UFC win last Saturday by defeating Glaico Franca.

A month later on July 7, the UFC's slate of three events in three nights kicks off in Las Vegas, where two bouts have been added to the card: A lightweight clash between Mitch Clarke and Joe Duffy, and a bantamweight showdown pitting Anthony Birchak against Dileno Lopes.

Media

Recent
UFC Minute host Lisa Foiles recaps Week 3 of Dana White's Tuesday Night Contender Series.
Jul 26, 2017
Check out the highlights from Karl Roberson victory during Week 3 of Dana White's Tuesday Night Contender Series.
Jul 26, 2017
Jimi Manuwa was the first person to KO Ovince Saint Preux in the UFC back at UFC 204 in Manchester. Manuwa faces Volkan Oezdemir to lead off the UFC 214 Pay-Per-View on Saturday, July 29.
Jul 26, 2017
Watch the UFC 214 Pre-Fight Press Conference on Wednesday, July 26 at 4pm/1pm ETPT, featuring stars Daniel Cormier, Jon Jones, Tyron Woodley, Demian Maia, Cris Cyborg and Tonya Evinger.
Jul 26, 2017