The stakes have just been raised for the main event of UFC 194 between featherweight champion Jose Aldo and interim champion Conor McGregor. If the stakes werent high enough, Dana White announced today on SportsCenter that the winner of the main event will features on the cover of EA Sports UFC 2 alongside former women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey.
— MMAFighting.com (@MMAFighting) December 3, 2015
UFC 194: Aldo vs. McGregor will be held on December 12, 2015 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
EA Sports announced that Ronda Rousey would be the first fight on the cover, a day before losing her title in dramatic fashion to Holly Holm. The winner of the main event at UFC 194 will follow in the footsteps of Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson who both appeared of the cover of the first release of the game.
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