The bout order for the upcoming UFC 168 card to close out 2013 has now been
confirmed by UFC officials with 11 total fights taking place
including the main event rematch pitting middleweight champion
Chris Weidman against Anderson Silva.
The co-main event is also a rematch for the ages as well as one
of the nastiest rivalries in UFC history when women’s bantamweight
champion Ronda Rousey makes her second appearance in the Octagon to
take on fellow Ultimate Fighter coach Miesha Tate.
Also on deck is a heavyweight tilt with potential title
implications on the line when former champion Josh Barnett takes on
The main card will be rounded out by lightweight Jim Miller, who
looks to bounce back from a tough outing earlier this year against
Pat Healy, when he takes on Brazilian submission specialist
Fabricio Camoes as well as a featherweight showcase between former
Ultimate Fighter winner Diego Brandao against Dustin Poirier, which
will lead the pay-per-view card.
Here is the line-up and fight order for UFC 168: Weidman vs.
MAIN CARD — PAY-PER-VIEW
MAIN EVENT: Chris Weidman vs. Anderson Silva (for the UFC
CO-MAIN EVENT: Ronda Rousey vs. Miesha Tate (for the UFC women’s