Two Fights Announced for ‘UFC 173: Weidman vs. Machida’

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
March 3rd, 2014

UFC Lightweight Tony Ferguson

On Monday, a pair of lightweight scraps were added to the “UFC 173: Weidman vs. Machida” lineup.

“The Ultimate Fighter 13” winner Tony Ferguson (pictured) meets Katsunori Kikuno, while veteran Yves Edwards battles Piotr Hallman in the May 24 event.

The show takes place inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Champion Chris Weidman defends his middleweight throne against Lyoto Machida in the pay-per-view’s featured contest.

Here is the card’s current lineup:

Jamie Varner vs. James Krause

Sam Sicilia vs. Doo Ho Choi

Tony Ferguson vs. Katsunori Kikuno

Piotr Hallman vs. Yves Edwards

Chris Holdsworth vs. Kyung Ho Kang

TJ Dillashaw vs. Takeya Mizugaki

Michael Chiesa vs. Francisco Trinaldo

Lyoto Machida vs. Chris Weidman (UFC middleweight champion)

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