Thomas Gerbasi, UFC - After injuries to Wilson Gouveia (back) and James Irvin (knee) scrapped their UFC 102 bout on August 29th, Ed Herman and Aaron Simpson have agreed to move their September 16th bout to Portland’s Rose Garden for another key middleweight matchup, one made even more important for Herman, who will be fighting in his home state for the first time since 2005." /> Movin' On Up - Herman vs Simpson switched to UFC 102 card | UFC ® - News
Article

Movin' On Up - Herman vs Simpson switched to UFC 102 card

Thomas Gerbasi, UFC - After injuries to Wilson Gouveia (back) and James Irvin (knee) scrapped their UFC 102 bout on August 29th, Ed Herman and Aaron Simpson have agreed to move their September 16th bout to Portland’s Rose Garden for another key middleweight matchup, one made even more important for Herman, who will be fighting in his home state for the first time since 2005.
By Thomas Gerbasi

After injuries to Wilson Gouveia (back) and James Irvin (knee) scrapped their UFC 102 bout on August 29th, Ed Herman and Aaron Simpson have agreed to move their September 16th bout to Portland’s Rose Garden for another key middleweight matchup, one made even more important for Herman, who will be fighting in his home state for the first time since 2005.

The replacement bout for Oklahoma City’s UFC Fight Night card will be announced shortly.

Tickets for UFC 102, which features the heavyweight showdown between MMA legends Randy Couture and Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, are on sale now.
Sunday, December 18
12PM
AEDT
Sacramento, California

Media

Recent
Watch Donald Cerrone in the Octagon after another victory at welterweight, as Cerrone KO'd Matt Brown at UFC 206.
10/12/2016
Cub Swanson and Dooho Choi fought in one of the best fights of 2016 at UFC 206. Watch the two talk about the three-round battle in the Octagon after the fight.
10/12/2016
Watch Kelvin Gastelum talk backstage after UFC 206, where he defeated Tim Kennedy in their middleweight bout.
10/12/2016
Watch Emil Meek backstage after his win over Jordan Mein in his UFC debut at UFC 206.
10/12/2016