UFC 191 will be held on September 5, 2015, at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Initially, a UFC Light Heavyweight Championship bout between current champion Daniel Cormier and top contender Alexander Gustafsson was linked as a possible event headliner. Although never officially announced by the UFC, the bout between Cormier and Gustafsson would not take place at this event and would instead be postponed and moved to UFC 192.
During the live Fox Sports 1 broadcast of UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Duffee, it was confirmed that a UFC Flyweight Championship bout between current champion Demetrious Johnson and top contender John Dodson will now headline the event.Their first fight at UFC on Fox: Johnson vs. Dodson ended in a unanimous decision victory for Johnson.
The co-main event is expected to feature a heavyweight bout between former UFC Heavyweight champions Andrei Arlovski and Frank Mir.
Anthony Johnson was originally expected to face Jan Błachowicz on the card. However, Johnson was pulled from the bout on July 30 in favor of a fight with Jimi Manuwa at the event. In turn, Błachowicz will face The Ultimate Fighter 19 light heavyweight winner Corey Anderson.
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Main Card (PPV)
Demetrious Johnson (c) (124.5 lbs) vs. John Dodson (125 lbs)
Andrei Arlovski (237.5 lbs) vs Frank Mir (266 lbs)
Anthony Johnson (205 lbs) vs. Jimi Manuwa (204 lbs)
Jan Błachowicz (205 lbs) vs. Corey Anderson (205 lbs)
Paige VanZant (116 lbs) vs. Alex Chambers (115 lbs)
Preliminary Card (Fox Sports 1 and BT Sport)
Ross Pearson (155.5 lbs) vs. Paul Felder (155.5 lbs)
Francisco Rivera (136 lbs) vs. John Lineker (135.5 lbs)
Jessica Andrade (134.5) vs. Raquel Pennington (136 lbs)
Clay Collard (146 lbs ) vs. Tiago Trator (146 lbs)
Preliminary Card (UFC Fight Pass)
Joe Riggs (187.5 lbs) vs. Ron Stallings (184 lbs)
Joaquim Silva (156 lbs) vs. Nazareno Malegarie (154.4 lbs)