BY: JOEY BLOOD
The latest match-up for UFC 181 is a Featherweight clash between Alex White and Clay Collard. UFC 181 will be held in Las Vegas Nevada on December 6th at the Mandalay Bay Events Center. The Main Event is for the Welterweight Title as Champion Johny Hendricks will face Robbie Lawler for a second time.
Alex White (10-1) 1-1 in UFC suffered his first career loss at the hands of Lucas Martins back at UFC Fight Night 45 by way of a 3rd round knockout and will try to bounce back from defeat this December.
His opponent in Clay Collard (13-5) 0-1 in UFC has also recently tasted defeat as he was stopped by Max Holloway back in August at UFC fight night 49 and he also will be looking for a statement by trying to get his first UFC victory against a tough opponent in Alex White.
Here’s how the rest of the card is shaping up:
UFC welterweight champ Johny Hendricks (16-2) vs. Robbie Lawler (24-10)
UFC lightweight champ Anthony Pettis (17-2) vs. Gilbert Melendez (22-3)
Travis Browne (16-2-1) vs. Brendan Schaub (10-4)
Urijah Faber (31-7) vs. Francisco Rivera (10-3)
Tony Ferguson (16-3) vs. Abel Trujillo (12-5)
Todd Duffee (8-2) vs. Anthony Hamilton (13-3)
Corey Anderson (3-0) vs. Gian Villante (12-5)
Holly Holm (7-0) vs. Raquel Pennington
Sergio Pettis (11-1) vs. Matt Hobar (9-2)
Alex White (10-1) vs. Clay Collard (13-5)