RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil — UFC Fight Night 137 takes place on Saturday September 22, 2018 at Ibirapuera Gymnasium in Sao Paulo. The main card and televised prelims will air on FS1 while the early prelims on UFC Fight Pass.
In the main event, Jimi Manuwa (17-4 MMA, 6-4 UFC) will have to wait and see who he will face as Glover Teixeira(27-7 MMA, 10-5 UFC) had to withdraw from the event due to an injury. In the co-main event, Ketlen Vieira (10-0 MMA, 4-0 UFC) will take on former Invicta FC champ Tonya Evinger (19-6 MMA, 0-1 UFC).
UFC middleweight Thales Leites explains why he decided to retire from the sport after he faces Hector Lombard in Sao Paulo. He talks on how he wants to be remembered by all the MMA fans and he talks about his future and more.
UFC Fight Night 137 fight card (so far):
Jimi Manuwa vs. TBD
Tonya Evinger vs. Ketlen Vieira
Sam Alvey vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira
Neil Magny vs. Alex Oliveira
Antonio Carlos Junior vs. Elias Theodorou
Evan Dunham vs. Francisco Trinaldo
Luis Henrique vs. Ryan Spann
Renan Barao vs. Andre Ewell
Sergio Moraes vs. Ben Saunders
Thales Leites vs. Hector Lombard
Belal Muhammad vs. Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos
Alex Chambers vs. Livia Renata Souza