On Wednesday afternoon, the planet’s premier mixed martial arts promotion added a heavyweight shootout between Pat Barry (pictured) and Shawn Jordan to the UFC 161 roster.
MTS Centre in Winnipeg, Canada hosts the June 15 festivities.
Barry has won five of his past nine bouts. “HD” was last seen putting Shane del Rosario to sleep in December at “The Ultimate Fighter 16 Finale.”
Jordan was one of the first athletes transferred over from Strikeforce. “The Savage” is victorious in two of his three big league bouts. He violently put Mike Russow down in January.
Here is the card’s current roster:
Roland Delorme vs. TBD
Soa Palelei vs. Stipe Miocic
Pat Barry vs. Shawn Jordan
Jake Shields vs. Tyron Woodley
Mauricio “Shogun” Rua vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira
Dan Henderson vs. Rashad Evans
Eddie Wineland vs. Renan Barao (UFC bantamweight champion)