Bisping vs. Cung Le main event at UFC Macau in Aug

Sunday, May 25, 2014

At the UFC 173 post-fight press conference, it was announced Michael “The Count” Bisping will fight Cung Le in the main event when the UFC returns to Macau, China on August 23. Hector Lombard vs. Dong Hyun Kim will serve as the event's co-main event.

Bisping has alternated between wins and losses over his past six fights; he is coming off a loss to Tim Kennedy in April. Cung Le, 42, is coming off wins over Patrick Cote and Rich Franklin, but has not fought since 2012.

It is not yet know if the event will be shown in the US via Fox Sports, Fox Sports 1, UFC Fight Pass, or a combination.