Date Time: May-23-2009 7pm PT/10pm ET
Event Type: PPV Live
Location: MGM Grand Garden Arena, Nevada
With a combined record of 32-0-1, light heavyweight stars “Sugar” Rashad Evans and Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida have left a trail of destruction behind them that includes some of the greatest fighters in UFC® history. Now in the main event of UFC® 98, the two will meet in an epic showdown pitting champion Evans against challenger Machida to not only determine the best 205-pound fighter on the planet, but to see who leaves with a loss on their record for the first time.
Also, former UFC® welterweight champions Matt Hughes and Matt Serra finally meet to settle their long-standing grudge.
UFC® 98: Evans vs. Machida – Saturday, May 23, live on Pay-Per-View from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
CURRENT FIGHT CARD (Pending):
Rashad Evans Vs. Lyoto Machida
Matt Hughes Vs. Matt Serra
James Irvin Vs. Drew McFedries
Yushin Okami Vs. Dan Miller
Sean Sherk Vs. Frank Edgar
Brock Larson Vs. Chris Wilson
Pat Barry Vs. Tim Hague
Phillipe Nover Vs. Kyle Bradley
Houston Alexander Vs. Andre Gusmao
Dave Kaplan Vs. George Roop
Yoshiyuki Yoshida Vs. Brandon Wolff