On Sunday, March 21, a light heavyweight blowout between Brandon “The Truth” Vera and Jon “Bones” Jones will take place at the Odeum Colorado in Broomfield, Colo. The bout will serve as the main event for “UFC Fight Night 21”, which will air live on VERSUS at 9 p.m. ET, marking the debut of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) on VERSUS.
As part of a new deal with Zuffa, VERSUS will air seven live WEC events, and two live UFC events in 2010. This will mark the first time live UFC events have ever aired on a national sports cable network.
Although not officially announced, a lightweight bout between Sean Sherk and Clay Guida, as well as a welterweight match-up between John Howard and Anthony “Rumble” Johnson, is also expected to take place at “UFC Fight Night 21”.