Article

Joe Ellenberger Makes UFC debut in April

The Ellenberger brothers to fight in separate bouts on UFC 172 card in Baltimore
With his brother Jake already set for an April 26 date in Baltimore against Tarec Saffiedine, Joe Ellenberger will make it a family affair at UFC 172 when he steps into the Octagon for the first time in an lightweight bout against Hawaii's Yancy Medeiros.

Nebraska's Ellenberger enters the UFC having won two straight, most recently a first round TKO over Joe Wilk. Medeiros is coming off the biggest win of his career, a first round knockout of Yves Edwards at UFC Fight for the Troops 3 last November.

With the signing of the 14-1 Ellenberger, the two will become the 14th set of brothers to compete in the UFC. 

Media

Recent
Take a close look at what's on the line for some key fighters competing at UFC 201, including Robbie Lawler, Tyron Woodley, Karolina Kowalkiewicz, Rose Namajunas, Matt Brown, Jake Ellenberger and more. Order UFC 201 on Pay-Per-View Saturday.
29-Jul-2016
Watch Robbie Lawler and Tyron Woodley face off and give their final thoughts on their welterweight title showdown at UFC 201 on Pay-Per-View. Plus, Rose Namajunas gives her final take on her matchup with Karolina Kowalkiewicz.
29-Jul-2016
During the UFC 201 weigh-in at Fox Theatre on July 29, 2016 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photos by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
29-Jul-2016
Robbie Lawler has some fun with CNN's Coy Wire, Tyron Woodley has some special guests during his final fight preparations, Rose Namajunas and her dog Mishka spend time in nature and more in Episode 5 of UFC 201 Embedded.
28-Jul-2016