UFC Takes on Sports Arena
EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - APRIL 04: Vladimir Matyushenko in the green and white trunks of Midwest Combat lands a left hook on Jamal Patterson of the Renzo Gracie Jiu-Jitsu in the International Fighting League match at the Izod Center in East Rutherford, New Jersey on April 4, 2008. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)
Updated at 12:30 PM PST on Sunday, Aug 1, 2010
The UFC on VERSUS: Jones vs. Matyushenko event will take place today at the San Diego Sports Arena. The fighters geared up for the fights yesterday, July 31, at the official weigh-in event, which was open to the public.
The fights will begin at 3 p.m. and the light heavyweight championship match between youngster, Jon Jones and weathered veteran, Vladimir Matyushenko, will start at 6 p.m. The co-main event will feature the middleweight showdown between Yushin Okami and Mark Munoz.
The fight will air live on VERSUS from the Sports Arena at 6 p.m. Look forward to accompanying main cards, Jake Ellenberger vs. John Howard and Takanori Gomi vs. Tyson Griffin.