The Ultimate Fighting Championship(R) (UFC(R)) has added three thrilling bouts to the organisation’s next UK super-show. It has been confirmed that Rameau Sokoudjou will collide with Luiz Cane in a battle of light-heavyweight strikers, Japanese submission expert Akihiro Gono will take on on highly-regarded British debutant Dan Hardy and steel-fisted heavyweight Shane Carwin will exchange bombs with England’s own Neil Wain.
Normally, Sunday nights are reserved for recovering from the previous night’s debauchery or preparing for a fresh round of the same
Roger Huerta – Fight week is a mellow time. It’s make the weight week, so we definitely concentrate and focus on trying to make the weight while still focusing on the gameplan and going over some drills. We start tapering down now because we’ve got to fight on Saturday. I have to let my body start resting and healing up from all the sparring and all the grueling training that we’ve done, and you want to fight as healthy as possible.
Sports fans in Chicago unite! The UFC® is coming to town and it is bringing the world’s greatest pound for pound fighter, Anderson "The Spider" Silva, for a middleweight title fight against his number one contender, Patrick "The Predator" Cote. The UFC will make its historic first trip to Chicago this fall when it presents UFC 90: SILVA vs. COTE live from Allstate Arena on Saturday, Oct. 25, 2008.