According to news site Milenio, event will take place in April 2014 in Mexico City
Mexico may be about to receive its first edition of Ultimate soon. According to the Mexican site " Milenio " , the North American country would host UFC 172 in April 2014 . Also according to the news , the main fight of the night was the dispute between the heavyweight belt Fabricio Werdum and Cain Velasquez .
Opting for a fight between Werdum and Velasquez is not surprising . After all , the heavyweight champion is descended from Mexicans and is an icon of the Hispanic community in the United States . Werdum , in turn , is not far behind . The Brazilian, fluent in Spanish , is the official commentator on the broadcasts of UFC for the country .
Also according to the publication , other athletes of Mexican origin - as Gilbert Melendez , Diego Sanchez and Kelvin Gastelum - would be part of the card the night of fights . In addition , Erik Perez , currently the only wrestler from Mexico in the cast of the Ultimate also be confirmed to perform at the event - which should happen in the Arena Ciudad de Mexico, local capital.