UFC Fight Night 161 Fight Card

UFC Fight Night 161 takes place this coming Saturday night, 12th October in Florida and we’ve got the full fight card for you below.

In the main event of the evening, Joanna Jedrzeczjyk will move back down to strawweight to face off against Michelle Waterson, who is looking for her fourth win in a row in the division.

After a successful UFC debut earlier in the year, Kron Gracie will atttempt to improve on his perfect 5-0 career record when he takes on veteran campaigner Cub Swanson in the co-main event.

With Brok Weaver having just pulled out of his fight on the main card, Thomas Gifford is currently in need of a new opponent at lightweight on short notice.

After the birth of her first child, Mackenzie Dern returns to action hoping to pick up where she left off with her undefeated record so far as she fights Amanda Ribas, who who won her UFC debut back in June.

Matt Frevola’s UFC run so far has consisted of a win, a loss, and a draw, and now he’ll go up against the ‘Violent Bob Ross’ Luis Pena, who is coming off back-to-back wins.

Opening up the main card, the heavy-handed Eryk Anders will test himself against submission specialist Gerald Meerschaert.

Check out the full UFC Fight Night 161 fight card below.

Main Card

Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Michelle Waterson
Kron Gracie vs. Cub Swanson
tbc vs. Thomas Gifford
Mackenzie Dern vs. Amanda Ribas
Max Frevola vs. Luis Pena
Eryk Anders vs. Gerald Meerschaert


Niko Price vs. James Vick
Devin Clark vs. Ryan Spann
Tim Elliott vs. Deiveson Figueiredo
Max Griffin vs. Alex Morono
Miguel Baeza vs. Hector Aldana
Marvin Vettori vs. Andrew Sanchez
J.J. Aldrich vs. Lauren Mueller
Marlon Vera vs. Andre Ewell

Ross launched MMA Insight (previously FightOfTheNight.com) in 2009 as a way to channel his passion for the sport of mixed martial arts. He's since penned countless news stories and live fight reports along with dozens of feature articles as the lead writer for the site, reaching millions of fans in the process.