UFC 150: Palhares vs. Okami and Lawrence vs. Hollaway slated for action

The UFC has announced a small adjustment to the UFC 150 event slated to take place on August 11th in Denver, Colorado, at the Pepsi Center. UFC middleweight Rousimar Palhares has been tabbed to replace an injured Luiz Cane and will take on former number one contender Yushin Okami. Also, TUF Live standout Justin Lawrence will take on Max Hollaway in a featherweight matchup.

Dana White still wants Frankie Edgar to move to 145 pounds

Despite the fact there is only one 155 pound (lightweight) fighter Frankie Edgar (14-2-1) has not beaten in his seven years as a professional fighter, his boss, UFC President Dana White, feels Edgar belongs at 145 pounds (featherweight).

UFC 150: Lentz vs. Mitsuoka, Bermudez vs. Hayden, and Kuiper vs. Hamman added to fight card


Three new fights were added to the UFC 150 card today, Nik Lentz (21-5-2) will take on Japan’s Eiji Mitsuoka (18-8-2), TUF finalist Dennis Bermudez (8-3) will face Tom Hayden (8-1) and Michael Kuiper (11-1) will match up against Jared Hamman (13-4).