UFC 86: Jackson vs. Griffin Officially Announced

ufc 86 jackson vs griffin

ufc 86 jackson vs griffin

The Ultimate Fighting Championships (UFC) has officially announced UFC 86 “Jackson vs. Griffin” on July 5 from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Dana White:

“Forrest Griffin has come full circle; he started in the UFC as a competitor on The Ultimate Fighter and now he is a coach of the show. Rampage Jackson took the UFC by storm by defeating Chuck Liddell to become the UFC Light Heavyweight champion and then defeating Pride champion Dan Henderson to unify the belts….Both of these guys did great as coaches this season, and now they will face off for the undisputed UFC World Light Heavyweight Championship.”

Tickets go on sale April 12 at Ticketmaster, prices range from $50-$800.

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