Frankie Edgar will look to join an elite group of UFC fighters at UFC 156: Aldo vs. Edgar when he takes on Jose Aldo for the UFC featherweight title. The card takes place February 2 from Las Vegas.
As a former UFC lightweight champion, Edgar will be attempting to earn a title in a new weight class. Aldo is returning to action for the first time in over a year.
The co-main event boasts ex-UFC light heavyweight champ Rashad Evans taking on Antonio Rogerio Nogueira, while heavyweights Alistair Overeem and Antonio Silva compete to secure a shot at the title.
Jon Fitch vs. Demian Maia and Joseph Benavidez vs. Ian McCall round out the pay-per-view main card. Below is the updated card for the event:
MAIN CARD (PPV)
UFC Featherweight Championship
Jose Aldo (c) vs. Frankie Edgar
Light Heavyweight: Rashad Evans vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira
Heavyweight: Alistair Overeem vs. Antonio Silva
Welterweight: Jon Fitch vs. Demian Maia
Flyweight: Joseph Benavidez vs. Ian McCall
PRELIMINARY CARD (FX)
Lightweight: Evan Dunham vs. Gleison Tibau
Lightweight: Jacob Volkmann vs. Bobby Green
Bantamweight: Edwin Figueroa vs. Francisco Rivera
Middleweight: Jay Hieron vs. Tyron Woodley
Lightweight: Yves Edwards vs. Isaac Vallie-Flagg
Bantamweight: Chico Camus vs. Dustin Kimura