UFC 140: Jones vs. Machida

Comming to Toronto UFC 140, December 10, 2011 at the Air Canada Centre. The main event is Jon Jones vs Lyoto Machida, though it was not the origional choice. Two other matches were nixed due to injuries. One match was to have  Lyoto Machida and Phil Davis face each other, and another bout between Jon Jones and Rashad Evans was also briefly linked to this event. However, a lingering thumb injury will cost Evans a potential title bout with Jones for the second time, as Jones is now expected to face Lyoto Machida at the event.

UFC 140 Fight Card

Main card

  • Light Heavyweight Championship bout: United States Jon Jones (c) vs. Brazil Lyoto Machida[
  • Heavyweight bout: United States Frank Mir vs. Brazil Antônio Rodrigo Nogueira
  • Light Heavyweight bout: United States Tito Ortiz vs. Brazil Antônio Rogério Nogueira
  • Welterweight bout: Canada Rory MacDonald vs. United States Brian Ebersole
  • Featherweight bout: Canada Mark Hominick vs. South Korea Chan Sung Jung

Preliminary Card

  • Light Heavyweight bout: Poland Krzysztof Soszynski vs. Croatia Igor Pokrajac
  • Lightweight bout: Canada John Makdessi vs. United States Dennis Hallman
  • Welterweight bout: Canada Claude Patrick vs. United States Rich Attonito
  • Lightweight bout: Canada Mark Bocek vs. United States Nik Lentz
  • Lightweight bout: Canada Mitch Clarke vs. United States John Cholish

Announced Bouts – The following fights have been confirmed by UFC.com, but not yet added to the Official Fight Card.

  • Bantamweight bout: Canada Yves Jabouin vs. United States Walel Watson
  • Middleweight bout: United States Jared Hamman vs. Cyprus Constantinos Philippou

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