Light heayweights Ryan Bader and Ovince St. Preux have been tapped to headline the UFC’s first trip to the state of Maine. Both men came out of UFC 174 just days ago with huge victories; Bader over ‘Feijao’ Cavalcante and OSP over Ryan Jimmo respectively. On August 16th, inside of Bangor’s Cross Insurance Center, we will find out which of these two competitors is most prepared to take that next step up inside of one of the most crowded divisions in the sport.
UFC Fight Night 47 will also feature Tim Boetsch taking on Brad Tavares in a middleweight tussle, MFC middleweight champion Sam Alvey in his UFC debut against Tom ‘Kong’ Watson, and a heavyweight tilt between Shawn Jordan and Jack May.
All eyes will be fixated on the world famous octagon come August 16th when UFC Fight Night 47 broadcasts live on FOX Sports 1. If you want to be there live to witness the action you can purchase tickets for this event on June 20th.