Werdum-Overeem 3 & Pettis-Miller added to UFC 213

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The grand finally to this years International Fight Week will be UFC 213, which is rapidly gaining fights including two more very interesting match-ups.

At Heavyweight former UFC champion Fabricio Werdum and former Strikeforce, K-1, and Dream champion Alistair Overeem will battle for the third time. Their first meeting in Pride in 2006, saw Werdum take a submission victory. Overeem even the score with a decision win in Strikeforce in 2011. Werdum comes into this one off a decision win over Travis Browne, while Overeem is combat by off knocking out Mark Hunt.

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Also Former Lightweight champion Anthony “Showtime” Pettis will he welcomed back to 155 lbs. by Jim Miller. Pettis went doing win to Featherweight after a 3 fight skid, finding immediate success submitting Charles Oliveira, but then failed to make weight, why he’s moving back up, en route to losing a interim title fight to Max Holloway. Jim has won 3 of his last 4, but is coming off a majority decision loss to Dustin Poirier.

UFC 213 is July 8, at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

 

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