UFC 156 is set to go down on February 2, 2013 from the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Super Bowl weekend card is stacked for the fans on “The Super Weekend.”
The main event is a featherweight super-fight between champion Jose Aldo and former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar. In the co-main event slot, Alistair Overeem returns to action after over a year lay-off due to suspension against Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva. Also on the main card is a light heavyweight tilt between former champ Rashad Evans and Antonio Rogerio Nogueira.