UFC 181 - updates

Rappler's latest stories on UFC 181


Former boxer Holly Holm set for UFC debut in December

Oct 12, 2014 - 4:23 PM

Holm will square off against UFC Season 18 alumna Raquel Pennington

Weidman sidelined; Hendricks-Lawler named UFC 181 headliner

Sep 24, 2014 - 1:22 AM

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman has withdrawn from his match with Vitor Belfort due to injury elevating the welterweight title rematch to the main event spot

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman will have to watch UFC 181 from cage side after suffering an injury in training. File photo by Marcelo Sayão/EPA

Vitor Belfort cleared to face Weidman at UFC 181 in December

Jul 25, 2014 - 3:24 PM

The Nevada State Athletic Commission has granted Vitor Belfort a conditional license to fight UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman at UFC 181 but may face additional drug testing

Vitor Belfort, seen here at the sixth annual Fighters Only World Mixed Martial Arts Awards at The Palazzo Las Vegas on February 7, says he’s had trouble adjusting to fighting without testosterone replacement therapy. Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images/AFP