Article

Kennedy, Machida to Fight for the Troops

Former light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida will move to middleweight and face Army Green Beret Tim Kennedy in the main event of the UFC's upcoming Fight for the Troops event slated for November 6.

UFC president Dana White made the announcement Wednesday evening on FOX Sports 1's FOX Sports Live. The event is expected to air live on FOX Sports 1. Watch video

More information on the event, including ways to donate, will be released in coming weeks on UFC.com.
Monday, February 20
1PM
AEDT
Halifax, Canada

Media

Recent
Watch the Fight Night Halifax weigh-in highlights, featuring main event heavyweight stars Derrick Lewis and Travis Browne.
18/02/2017
UFC Fight Night weigh-in at the World Trade Convention Centre on February 18, 2017 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
18/02/2017
UFC lightweight Alessandro Ricci struggled for seven years to breakthrough into the UFC. But the Toronto-native now based in Las Vegas realized his dream when he stopped chasing it. Ricci looks for his first UFC win Sunday in Halifax vs. Paul Felder.
17/02/2017
Joe Rogan previews the main event for Fight Night Halifax, featuring heavyweight contenders Derrick Lewis and Travis Browne.
17/02/2017