In Las Vegas held a tournament UFC213. It is worth noting that he was twice postponed major battles.
Initially, the headliners were to become champion Bantamweight Cody Garbrandt and the ex-champion, T. J., Dillashaw. But the champion was injured and the main event was a rematch of champion in the Bantamweight Amanda Nunes, and Valentina Shevchenko (in the UFC 196 won by the Brazilian). But just a few hours before the start of the tournament, the Brazilian athlete was in the hospital.
The main event was a fight for a belt of the interim champion in the Middleweight division, where champion and The Ultimate Fighter: The Smashes, Robert «Reaper» Whittaker on points won the silver medalist of the Sydney Olympics (wrestling) Yoel «Soldier of God» Romero. Account for all cards 48:47.
The second most important duel met soldiers affected by Steve Micich. Alistair Overeem (Netherlands) won in a tense duel of ex-heavyweight champion of the Brazilian Fabricio Werdum. Two judges gave the preference to Dutch 29:28, a third thought that was a draw of 28:28.
They had previously met twice. In 2006, the Brazilian won in 2011 the Dutch.
Curtis Blades defeated Daniel Omelyanchuk. The account card 30:27 (three times).
Russian (formerly Ukrainian) fighter Alexey «the Boa constrictor» Oleinik choke won Travis brown.