UFC Offers Up Partial Early 2013 Schedule

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

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Fight Cards

UFC 172: Jones vs. Teixeira

Event Date: April 26, 2014
Broadcast: Pay-per-view, Fox Sports 1, UFC Fight Pass

Bellator 118: Dantas vs. Warren

Event Date: May 2, 2014
Broadcast: Spike TV, Spike.com

Bellator 119: Cooper vs. Halsey

Event Date: May 9, 2014
Broadcast: Spike TV

UFC Fight Night 40: Brown vs. Silva

Event Date: May 10, 2014
Broadcast: Fox Sports 1, UFC Fight Pass

Bellator 120: Alvarez vs. Chandler III

Event Date: May 17, 2014
Broadcast: Pay-per-view

UFC 173: Barao vs. Dillashaw

Event Date: May 24, 2014
Broadcast: Pay-per-view, Fox Sports 1, UFC Fight Pass