Found April 29, 2013 on
Now that UFC 159 is officially in its rear-view mirror, the Octagon has turned its attention towards its next pay-per-view broadcast. “UFC 160: Velasquez vs. Bigfoot II” goes down May 25 inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
A heavyweight rematch between champion Cain Velasquez (pictured) and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva headlines the gig. Velasquez quickly disposed of the Brazilian in their initial encounter.
A 265-pound shootout with former champ Junior dos Santos and Mark Hunt serves as the co-main attraction.
The UFC’s Facebook page kicks things off by streaming three preliminary bouts live beginning at approximately 6:35PM ET/3:35PM PT. FX will then air the remaining four prelims at 8PM ET/5PM PT.
The PPV broadcast starts at 10PM ET/7PM PT.
Here is the show’s official agenda:
(Facebook 6:35PM ET/3:35PM PT)
Brian Bowles vs. George Roop
Jeremy Stephens vs. Estevan Payan
Stephen Thompson vs. Nah-shon Burrell
(FX 8PM ET/5PM PT)
Abel Trujillo vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov
Robert Whittaker vs. Colton Smith
Dennis Bermudez vs. Max Holloway
Rick Story vs. Mike Pyle
(Pay-Per-View 10PM ET/7PM PT)
KJ Noons vs. Donald Cerrone
TJ Grant vs. Gray Maynard
James Te Huna vs. Glover Teixeira
Junior dos Santos vs. Mark Hunt
Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva vs. Cain Velasquez (UFC heavyweight champion)
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