UFC 163 is set to take place on Saturday, August 3 from the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The main event on the card will see featherweight champion Jose Aldo looking to extend his UFC featherweight division record title defense streak to seven consecutive victories. The fighter that will be looking to end that run is fifth-ranked challenger Chan Sung Jung.
In addition to his six consecutive title defenses, Aldo (22-1) will bring a 15-fight winning streak with him to Brazil. For his part, Jung (13-3) has won his last three fights and earned Fight Night bonus awards in four of his last five outings.
Before the fight card takes place, several of the fighters will gather on Thursday for the pre-fight press conference. In attendance will be Jose Aldo, Chan Sung Jung, Lyoto Machida, Phil Davis, Cezar Ferreira, Thiago Santos, John Lineker and Jose Maria Tome.
The press conference will begin on Thursday, August 1 at 11 a.m. ET / 8 a.m. PT and will be streamed live right here.
UFC 163 Full Fight Card
Jose Aldo vs. Chan Sung Jung
Phil Davis vs. Lyoto Machida
Cezar Ferreira vs. Thiago Santos
Thales Leites vs. Tom Watson
John Lineker vs. Jose Maria Tome
Vinny Magalhaes vs. Anthony Perosh
Sheila Gaff vs. Amanda Nunes
Neil Magny vs. Sergio Moraes
Ian McCall vs. Iliarde Santos
Josh Clopton vs. Rani Yahya
Francimar Barroso vs. Ednaldo Oliveira
Viscardi Andrade vs. Bristol Marunde