Gegard Mousasi vs. Costas Philippou Added to UFC Fight Night Manila

Written by Tom Ngo
March 2nd, 2015

UFC Gegard Mousasi

On Monday, a middleweight shootout between Gegard Mousasi (pictured) and Costas Philippou was announced for UFC Fight Night 65.

The May 16 event takes place inside SM Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay, Philippines.

Mousasi has alternated between wins and losses over his past five outings. The former Strikeforce champion most recently TKO’d Dan Henderson in January.

Philippou snapped his two-fight losing streak by beating Lorenz Larkin in May.

No word if UFC Fight Pass, Fox Sports 1, Fox Sports 2 or some combination of the three will make the card available for live viewing in America.

Here is the card’s current roster:

Yao Zuikui vs. Nolan Ticman

Mark Eddiva vs. Alex White

Hyun Gyu Lim vs. Neil Magny

Phillipe Nover vs. Yui Chul Nam

Van Tae Hyun vs. John Tuck

Jean Ripen vs. Cajun Johnson

Roldan San Chang vs. John Delos Reyes

Gegard Mousasi vs. Costas Philippou

Urijah Faber vs. Frankie Edgar

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