Four UFC on Fox events are planned for 2013, including one to start the new year.
The UFC announced eight events for next year, providing fans with an early glimpse into the fight card schedule.
UFC on FX: Belfort vs. Bisping will take place January 19 from a city in Brazil, while a UFC on Fox card is set for a week later from Chicago.
UFC 156: Aldo vs. Edgar goes down February 2, while an international Fuel TV card is set for February 16.
“2013 is shaping up to be a huge year for the UFC and we can’t wait to bring more great fights to Fox,” UFC president Dana White said. “We’re going to continue to take the UFC all over the world, putting on the biggest and best fights. Fox is an amazing broadcast partner and we’re going to do some big things next year.”
April will see another Fox card, along with Jon Jones and Chael Sonnen meeting from Newark, New Jersey.
PARTIAL UFC 2013 EVENT SCHEDULE
UFC on FX: Belfort vs. Bisping, Saturday, January 19, Brazil
UFC on Fox, Saturday, January 26, Chicago, Illinois
UFC 156: Aldo vs. Edgar, Saturday, February 2, Las Vegas
UFC on Fuel TV, Saturday, February 16, TBD
UFC on Fox, Saturday, April 20, TBD
UFC: Jones vs. Sonnen, Saturday, April 27, Newark, New Jersey
UFC on Fox, Saturday, July 27, TBD
UFC on Fox, Saturday, December 14, TBD