Article

Varner, Krause meet at UFC 173

An exciting lightweight bout is added to UFC 173 in Las Vegas...
Fresh from a Fight of the Night scrap with Abel Trujillo at UFC 169 in February, former WEC lightweight champion Jamie Varner has verbally agreed to take on James Krause at UFC 173 in Las Vegas on May 24.

Krause, who picked up a Fight of the Night award in his Octagon debut against Sam Stout last June, saw an eight fight winning streak snapped last November after a controversial TKO loss to Bobby Green. Varner is also looking to get back on the winning track after losing to Trujillo in their recent slugfest. 

> Watch: Krause vs. Stout on UFC Fight Pass
Saturday, April 8
10PM/7PM
ETPT
Buffalo, New York

Media

Recent
Anthony Johnson may be the hardest hitter in the UFC. Daniel Cormier will feel his power when the two meet with the light heavyweight title on the line at UFC 210 on April 8.
Mar 27, 2017
UFC Minute host Lisa Foiles previews some free fights available on UFC.com now to help prepare you for UFC 210.
Mar 27, 2017
Watch Gegard Mousasi defeat Thiago Santos when the two squared off at UFC 200. Don't miss Mousasi take on Chris Weidman at UFC 210 in Buffalo, NY on April 8.
Mar 27, 2017
Watch Chris Weidman defend his middleweight belt when he defeated Vitor Belfort at UFC 187. Don't miss Weidman take on Gegard Mousasi at UFC 210 in Buffalo, NY.
Mar 24, 2017