UFC heads to Canada on June 15; Henderson-Evans Likely

The UFC will make its debut in the Canadian city of Winnipeg on June 15 with a yet-to-be-announced card, according to reports on Monday.

According to Sportsnet’s Joe Ferraro, sources confirmed that the capital city of Manitoba will host the event at the MTS Centre.

A press conference has been scheduled for Tuesday by True North Sports and Entertainment, the company that owns the NHL’s Winnipeg Jets, to announce a major event. The presser will likely be regarding the UFC’s fight card.

No fights have been confirmed for the Canadian card, but sources said a match-up between Rashad Evans and Dan Henderson is in the works.

GracieMag.com will have more on the card and the match-ups as more information becomes available.

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