Dana White: WEC, UFC to merge in 2011

Dana White: WEC, UFC to merge in 2011

Zuffa promotions the UFC and WEC will finally become one in 2011, according to UFC President Dana White.

  • December 16th WEC card in Phoenix will be the last WEC event.
  • Current WEC fighters will get UFC salaries
  • Four UFC fights will air next year on Versus
  • Jose Aldo will defend featherweight belt at UFC 125 on Jan 1.
  • Smaller WEC cage is no more.
  • The UFC will gain more title fights to headline PPV’s.
  • Brittany Palmer’s status as a ring girl is unknown.