Early last week, UFC 170 was in jeopardy of losing the co-main event since Rashad Evans was forced to step out due to a knee injury. Fortunetly, the pulled some strings to keep Daniel Cormier on the fight card this weekend, and found newcomer Patrick Cummins to face him inside the Octagon. Unfamiliar with Cummins? You can watch a slick interview with him right here to get the back story on how he got the once in a lifetime offer directly from UFC President Dana White.
Cormier will now officially square off against Cummins at UFC 170 in a light heavyweight bout, while UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championwill look to defend the strap for the fourth straight time against former Olympic wrestler Sara McMann.
Below is the full fight card list for UFC 170 slated on February 22, 2014, at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.
UFC 170 Main card (PPV at 10 p.m. ET)
Ronda Rousey vs. Sara McMann
Daniel Cormier vs. Patrick Cummins
Rory MacDonald vs. Demian Maia
Mike Pyle vs. T.J. Waldburger
Robert Whittaker vs. Stephen Thompson
Undercard (FOX Sports 1 at 8 p.m. ET)
Alexis Davis vs. Jessica Eye
Raphael Assuncao vs. Pedro Munhoz
Cody Gibson vs. Aljamain Sterling
Zach Makovsky vs. Josh Sampo
Undercard (UFC Fight Pass at 7 p.m. ET)
Rafaello Oliveira vs. Erik Koch
Ernest Chavez vs. Yosdenis Cedeno