twitter google

‘UFC 97: Redemption’ Final Card, Live Coverage this Saturday!

UFC 97: Redemption takes place this Saturday, April 18 at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Below is the final card for this Saturday’s PPV. As always, we will be providing live free coverage of the PPV, as well as the latest breaking news and spoilers leading to the PPV.

Also, you can receive an email update right sent directly to your inbox right after the event. Our email updates are sent out only when a major story (that would appear in the Top Stories section of the site) breaks or after a PPV. Your email is kept confidential and is never given out to anyone. To sign up for our email updates, click here .

UFC 97 features a main event of dominant middleweight champion Anderson Silva defending his belt against top middleweight contender Thales Leites. In the co-main event, former UFC light-heavyweight champ Chuck Liddell will take on former top ranked light-heavyweight Mauricio “Shogun” Rua.

The main card also features a very explosive light-heavyweight bout between TUF 8 cast member Krzysztof Soszynski and former WEC light-heavyweight champ Brian Stann, Cheick Kongo will also fight against Antoni Hardonk in a pivotal heavyweight matchup. Rounding out the main card is a sure to be exciting light-heavyweight matchup between Luis Cane and Steve Cantwell.

The undercard is just as stacked as it features notables UFC fighters Denis Kang, David Loiseau, Jason MacDonald, Nate Quarry and Ed Herman.

Below is the official fight card for UFC 97: “Redemption”:

UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva vs. Thales Leites

Chuck Liddell vs. Mauricio “Shogun” Rua

Krzysztof Soszynski vs. Brian Stann

Cheick Kongo vs. Antoni Hardonk

Luis Cane vs. Steve Cantwell


Vinny Magalhaes vs. Eliot Marshall

Xavier Foupa-Pokam vs. Denis Kang

Jason MacDonald vs. Nate Quarry

Ed Herman vs. David Loiseau

David Bielkheden vs. Mark Bocek

Ryo Chonan vs. T.J. Grant

Sam Stout vs. Matt Wiman