UFC officials have set the fight card for August’s UFC 163 event in Brazil, with five bouts receiving spots on the pay-per-view main card.
The event takes place August 3 from Rio and the HSBC Arena. In the main event, Jose Aldo defends his UFC featherweight title against Chan Sung Jung, an injury replacement for original opponent Anthony Pettis.
Phil Davis and Lyoto Machida comprise the co-main event, while Josh Koscheck-Demian Maia, Cezar Ferreira-Clint Hester and John Lineker-Phil Harris are the other PPV bouts.
The FX prelim main event boasts Vinny Magalhaes vs. Anthony Perosh.
MAIN CARD (PPV)
UFC Featherweight Championship
Jose Aldo (c) vs. Chan Sung Jung
Light Heavyweight: Lyoto Machida vs. Phil Davis
Welterweight: Demian Maia vs. Josh Koscheck
Middleweight: Cezar Ferreira vs. Clint Hester
Flyweight: John Lineker vs. Phil Harris
PRELIMINARY CARD (FX)
Light Heavyweight: Vinny Magalhaes vs. Anthony Perosh
Women’s Bantamweight: Amanda Nunes vs. Sheila Gaff
Welterweight: Sergio Moraes vs. Neil Magny
Middleweight: Tom Watson vs. Thales Leites
PRELIMINARY CARD (FACEBOOK)
Featherweight: Rani Yahya vs. Josh Clopton
Flyweight: Ian McCall vs. Iliarde Santos
Welterweight: Bristol Marunde vs. Viscardi Andrade
Light Heavyweight: Robert Drysdale vs. Ednaldo Oliveira