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:
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
(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)