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UFC 187 ‘Jones vs. Johnson’ official event poster, updated fight card




187. If you’re like me, the first thing that pops into your head when you hear this number is the soothing sounds of the Dr. Dre/Snoop Dogg classic “Deep Cover,” which is a lovely track inspired by the penal code for murder in California. It’s also the number of (keep your hands off this one please injury gods) what on paper is looking like the most stacked pay-per-view in UFC history.

Here is your official bout order for UFC 187: Jones vs. Johnson, which takes place on May 23rd inside of the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Fight City, Nevada.

Main Card (PPV -10 p.m. ET)

• Light Heavyweight Title Bout: Jon Jones (c) (21-1) vs. Anthony Johnson (19-4)

• Middleweight Title Bout: Chris Weidman (c) (12-0) vs. Vitor Belfort (24-10)

• Lightweight #1 Contenders Bout: Khabib Nurmagomedov (22-0) vs. Donald Cerrone (27-6)

• Heavyweight Bout: Travis Browne (17-2-1) vs. Andrei Arlovski (23-10)

• Flyweight Bout: Joseph Benavidez (21-4) vs. John Moraga (16-3)

Preliminary Card (FS1 – 8 p.m. ET)

• Flyweight Bout: John Dodson (16-6) vs. Zach Makovsky (19-5)

• Welterweight Bout: Dong Hyun Kim (19-3-1) vs. Josh Burkman (27-11)

• Middleweight Bout: Uriah Hall (10-4) vs. Rafael Natal (19-6-1)

• Women’s Strawweight Bout: Rose Namajunas (2-2) vs. Nina Ansaroff (6-4)

Preliminary Card (UFC Fight Pass – 6:30 p.m. ET)

• Welterweight Bout: Mike Pyle (26-10-1) vs. Sean Spencer (12-4)

• Lightweight Bout: Islam Makhachev (11-0) vs. Leo Kuntz (17-1-1)

• Flyweight Bout: Justin Scoggins (9-2) vs. Josh Sampo (11-4)

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