UFC 197 Fights announced McGregor-dos Anjos and Holm-Tate March 5

UFC 197 has some bigger main fight cards for their viewers on March 5 event. They will feature Conor McGregor for the lightweight title (155 pounds) with Rafael dos Anjos and Holly Holm defend her title against Miesha Tate. UFC has some great fight cards in 2015 as Holly Holm vs Ronda Rousey at UFC 194 and McGregor-Aldo at UFC 193 take this to biggest level. The March 5 event is organized for Rio De Janeiro which is now may be shifted to MGM Grand or Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas where Holly Holm and McGregor is the main cards.


There is a catch in Mcgregor fight is that He will retain his featherweight title and fight for the lightweight belt. According to Dana White UFC President, if any fighter will change his weight class then he has to abandon his title but McGregor promised to UFC that he will continue to play in both the weight class category and defends belts in 145 and 155 pounds. If he becomes successful in beating dos Anjos at UFC 197 when he becomes the first MMA fighter to hold multiple belts.

“Conor has said he’d like to win the 155 belt, fight four times a year, and defend both belts,” White told Fox Sports 1.

White from Fox Sports also said that Holm will fight for UFC 197 title before her title rematch with Ronda Rousey. Although Holm vs Rousey match is expected in June 2016 in UFC 200. This is what Holm wished to fight in Summer than sooner of 2016.


McGregor who has a record of [19-2 MMA, 7-0 UFC] will face lightweight titleholder dos Anjos [25-7 MMA, 14-5 UFC] in 155 pounds category. It is interesting to see that whether McGregor wins the title or not.

On the other in Female Fighters, Holm (10-0 MMA, 3-0 UFC) will take on (17-5 MMA, 4-2 UFC) who is waiting for her title match from 2015. This is Holm first bantamweight title match after she knocked Rousey at UFC 194.

McGregor vs Aldo UFC fight in Las Vegas brings $10.1 million in the live gate at MGM Grand the second highest fight in money in UFC history.

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