Welterweights collide at UFC 202 AS American Top Team’s Colby Covington welcomes UFC newcomer Max Griffin to Las Vegas.
UFC 202: Diaz vs McGregor 2 will be held on August 20, 2016, at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Covington (8-1 MMA) recently had a 3 fight winning streak in the UFC snapped by Warlley Alves at UFC 194: Aldo vs. McGregor however he rebounded nicely from his first loss of his career by submitting Jonathan Meunier at UFC Fight Night 89: MacDonald vs. Thompson.
Griffin (12-2 MMA) is the current West Coast FC welterweight champion and is coming off two TKO wins over Buddy Wallace and David Mitchell at WCFC 15 and WCFC 16 respectively.
With this addition, UFC 202 now looks like this:
Nate Diaz vs. Conor McGregor
Anthony Johnson vs. Glover Teixeira
Rick Story vs. Donald Cerrone
Tim Means vs. Sean Strickland
Cody Garbrandt vs. Takeya Mizugaki
Raquel Pennington vs. Elizabeth Phillips
Hyun Gyu Lim vs. Sultan Aliev
Alberto Uda vs. Marvin Vettori
Neil Magny vs. Lorenz Larkin
Artem Lobov vs. Chris Avila
Ning Guangyou vs. Marlon Vera
Colby Covington vs. Max Griffin