UFC 141: Lesnar vs Overeem
FRIDAY December 30, 2011
MGM Grand Garden Arena,
Las Vegas, Nevada
Brock Lesnar (No. 5 HW) vs. Alistair Overeem (No. 3 HW)
Nate Diaz vs. Donald Cerrone
Jon Fitch (No. 2 WW, No. 5 PFP) vs. Johny Hendricks (No. 10 WW)
Jake Ellenberger vs. Diego Sanchez
Manny Gamburyan vs. Diego Nunes
Vladimir Matyushenko vs. Alexander Gustafsson
Sean Pierson vs. Dong Hyun Kim
Anthony Njokuani vs. Ramsey Nijem
Junior Assuncao vs. Ross Pearson
Nam Phan vs. Jim Hettes
Jacob Volkmann vs. Efrain Escudero
Matt Riddle vs. Luis Ramos
Brock Lesnar will return to the UFC octagon in a five-round main event Dec. 30 at MGM Grand in Las Vegas, facing newly signed former Strikeforce heavyweight champion Alistair Overeem.
The Dec. 30 winner will be first in line to fight the winner of a Nov. 12 fight between Velasquez and Junior Dos Santos.
"This is the fight the fans want," UFC President Dana White said. "Both of these guys are monsters. Can Lesnar take Overeem down?"