The Ultimate Fighting Championship continues to bolster the UFC 211 fight card. On Thursday, the promotion announced a thrilling featherweight battle between former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar and rising Mexican star Yair Rodriguez has been added to the Dallas event.
UFC 211 is headlined by a heavyweight title fight between current champion Stipe Miocic and former title holder Junior dos Santos.
In addition to the heavyweight affair, the women’s strawweight championship will be on the line when 115-pound queen Joanna Jedrzejczyk puts her belt on the line against Jessica Andrade.
The pay-per-view takes place on May 13 at American Airlines Center.
— UFC (@ufc) March 9, 2017
UFC 211 is shaping up to be an incredible event.
CURRENT UFC 211 FIGHT CARD
- Stipe Miocic vs. Junior dos Santos for heavyweight title
- Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Jessica Andrade for women’s strawweight title
- Demian Maia vs. Jorge Masvidal
- Frankie Edgar vs. Yair Rodriguez
- Henry Cejudo vs. Sergio Pettis
- Eddie Alvarez vs. Dustin Poirier
- Jarjis Danho vs. Dmitry Poberezhets
- Enrique Barzola vs. Gabriel Benitez
- David Branch vs. Krzysztof Jotko