“UFC 143: Diaz vs. Condit” Main Card Confirmed

Written by Tom Ngo
January 8th, 2012

UFC Poster 143 Diaz Condit

It’s been well established that an interim welterweight title tilt between Nick Diaz and Carlos Condit will headline UFC 143 – please see the official event poster above. However, the four other featured fights airing live during the pay-per-view broadcast haven’t been announced until now.

A heavyweight rumble with Roy Nelson and Fabricio Werdum will serve as the night’s co-main event.

The Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada hosts the February 4th festivities. Although officials have yet to confirm, FX is expected to air all of the card’s preliminary bouts.

The PPV broadcast begins live immediately after the freebie fights at 10PM ET/7PM PT.

Here is the show’s revised agenda:

Preliminary Bouts:


Matt Brown vs. Chris Cope

Justin Edwards and Mike Stumpf

Rafael Natal vs. Michael Kuiper

Jorge Lopez vs. Matt Riddle

Alex “Bruce Leeroy” Caceres vs. Edwin Figueroa

Dustin Poirier vs. Max Holloway

Main Bouts:

(Pay-Per-View 10PM ET/7PM PT)

Ed Herman vs. Clifford Starks

Scott Jorgensen vs. Renan Barao

Josh Koscheck vs. Mike Pierce

Roy Nelson vs. Fabricio Werdum

Carlos Condit vs. Nick Diaz (Interim UFC Welterweight Title)

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