- Saturday 07.06.2013 at 10:00 PM ET
- U.S. Broadcast: Pay Per View | Prelims: FX
- Promotion: Ultimate Fighting Championship
- Ownership: Zuffa, LLC
- Venue: MGM Grand Garden Arena
- Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
- Enclosure: Octagon
- TV Announcers: Mike Goldberg, Joe Rogan
- Ring Announcer: Bruce Buffer
- Post-Fight Interviews: Joe Rogan
- Ticket Revenue (live gate): $4,826,000
- Attendance: 12,964
- PPV Buys / Buyrate: 550,000 | TV Ratings: 1,363,000 viewers (FX Prelims)
- MMA Bouts: 11
Cancelled & Fizzled Bouts
Honors & Awards
Knockout of the NightAnderson Silva vs. Chris Weidman | $50,000 bonus to Weidman
Fight of the NightFrankie Edgar vs. Charles Oliveira | $50,000 bonus to each fighter
Fight of the NightCub Swanson vs. Dennis Siver | $50,000 bonus to each fighter
Silva vs. Weidman (11), Swanson vs. Siver (7), Barboza vs. Oliveira (3)
Edgar vs. Oliveira (10), Leben vs. Craig (6), Baczynski vs. Melancon (2)
Gracie vs. Kennedy (9), Herman vs. Gonzaga (4)
Boetsch vs. Muñoz (8), Parke vs. Tokudome (5), Pierce vs. Mitchell (1)
Consensus Rankings Rankings FAQ
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Videos & Highlights
Documentary | UFC 162: Backstage Pass report dead link
Watch some behind-the-scenes footage from UFC 162.
Highlight | UFC 162: Pre-Fight Press Conference Highlights report dead link
Watch the pre-fight press conference for UFC 162, featuring Anderson Silva and Chris Weidman.
Video Blog | Dana White UFC 162 Vlog Day 1 report dead link
Watch Dana White's entertaining video blog for UFC 162.
Training | UFC 162: Open Workouts report dead link
Watch Anderson Silva and Chris Weidman hit mitts ahead of their UFC 162 main event clash.
Promo Video | UFC 162: Power report dead link
Watch the special Power trailer for UFC 162: Silva vs. Weidman
Promo Video | UFC 162: Silva vs. Weidman Preview report dead link
Watch the official trailer for UFC 162, which features the return of all-time great Anderson Silva.
Promo Video | UFC 162: Extended Preview report dead link
Watch the in-depth preview video for UFC 162: Silva vs. Weidman.
Promo Video | UFC 162: Undisputed vs. Undefeated report dead link
Watch the electrifying promo trailer for UFC 162.