Some of us may have taken the Holiday weekend off, but UFC president Dana White was hard at work making sure his “UFC 108: Evans vs. Silva” contestants were prepared to put on a show this weekend inside the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
In this edition of the popular blog, White allows MMA fans to tail him as he checks in Gilbert Yvel, who will be taking on Junior dos Santos in the first televised bout on the pay-per-view portion of the event.
UFC 108 will be headlined by a light heavyweight scrap between former champion Rashad Evans and the ever-dangerous Thiago Silva.
Here is the complete agenda for this weekend’s show:
Rafaello Oliveira vs. John Gunderson
Jake Ellenberger vs. Mike Pyle
Mark Munoz vs. Ryan Jensen
Steve Cantwell vs. Vladimir Matyushenko
(Spike TV 9PM ET/6PM PT)
Dan Lauzon vs. Cole Miller
Martin Kampmann vs. Rory Markham
Junior Dos Santos vs. Gilbert Yvel
Jim Miller vs. Duane “Bang” Ludwig
Joe Lauzon vs. Sam Stout
Dustin Hazelett vs. Paul Daley
Thiago Silva vs. Rashad Evans