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UFC Returning To Orlando This December On FOX

UFC Returning To Orlando This December On FOX

The Octagon is headed back to Florida, as UFC on FOX 17 will take place this December.

Set for December 19, the card will emulate from the Amway Center in Orlando. No bouts have been announced at this time.

The last time the UFC landed in Orlando was in April of last year for UFC on FOX 11. That card featured a main event between Fabricio Werdum and Travis Browne, along with Miesha Tate vs. Liz Carmouche.

That card drew 14,410 for a live gate of over $1.6 million. It was watched by an average of 2.5 million viewers with a peak of 3.3 million during the Werdum-Browne contest.

Along with Werdum-Browne and Tate-Carmouche, Donald Cerrone submitted Edson Barboza and Yoel Romero scored a decision over Brad Tavares on the main card. The prelims were highlighted by Khabib Nurmagomedov downing current lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos.