UFC 204 fight order finalised for Manchester event


UFC 204 will be held on October 8, 2016 at the Manchester Arena in Manchester, England. The UFC has now finalised the bout order for the PPV event.

This will be the fourth UFC event contested in Manchester and first PPV event held in the European/Middle East market since UFC 112.

The event is will be headlined by a UFC Middleweight championship fight between current champion Michael Bisping and the former Pride Welterweight, Pride Middleweight and former Strikeforce Light Heavyweight Champion Dan Henderson. The pairing met previously in July 2009 at UFC 100 with Henderson taking the victory via second round highlight reel knockout.

Kicking off the PPV main card is a featherweight bout between Mirsad Bektic and Arnold Allen. The preliminary card headliner will feature England’s Brad Pickett as he faces Iuri Alcântara.

Danny Roberts vs. Mike Perry will headline the UFC Fight Pass portion of the show whilst debutant Marc Diakiese will face Reza Madadi in the first fight of the night.

Check out the full fight card below:

Main Card (PPV and BT Sport)
Michael Bisping (c) vs. Dan Henderson for the UFC middleweight title
Vitor Belfort vs. Gegard Mousasi
Ovince Saint Preux vs. Jimi Manuwa
Stefan Struve vs. Daniel Omielańczuk
Mirsad Bektic vs. Arnold Allen

Preliminary Card (Fox Sports 1 and BT Sport)
Iuri Alcântara vs. Brad Pickett
Ian Entwistle vs. Rob Font
Damian Stasiak vs. Davey Grant
Leon Edwards vs. Albert Tumenov

Preliminary Card (UFC Fight Pass)
Danny Roberts vs. Mike Perry
Leonardo Santos vs. Adriano Martins
Reza Madadi vs. Marc Diakiese

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