The UFC and EA Sports recently announced UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones as the first cover athlete for the new EA Sports UFC video game. Alongside that announcement, it was revealed that a second cover athlete would be chosen via a fan vote.
The Cover Vote is a way for fans to get in on the action and determine the athlete that will grace the EA Sports UFC game cover opposite Jones.
The first round of the cover voting is in the books with Miesha Tate upsetting UFC women’s champion Ronda Rousey, and moving on to face Alexander Gustafsson in the second round.
EA SPORTS UFC Cover Vote Schedule
- Round of 16 : Prelims – Voting from Mon, Nov. 4 – Sun, Nov. 10
- Round of 8 : Main Card – Voting from Mon, Nov. 11 – Sun, Nov. 17
- Final Four : Co-Main Event – Voting from Mon, Nov. 18 – Sun, Nov. 24
- Finals : Title Fight – Voting from Mon, Nov. 19 – Sun, Dec. 1
EA SPORTS UFC Prelims Results
(winnners in bold)
- Urijah Faber vs. Michael Bisping
- Johny Hendricks vs. Dominick Cruz
- Anthony Pettis vs. Demetrious Johnson
- Alexander Gustafsson vs. Daniel Cormier
- Georges St-Pierre vs. Chris Weidman
- Junior dos Santos vs. Chael Sonnen
- Jose Aldo vs. Benson Henderson
- Ronda Rousey vs. Miesha Tate
EA SPORTS UFC Main Card Match-ups
- Georges St-Pierre vs. Johny Hendricks
- Anthony Pettis vs. Jose Aldo
- Chael Sonnen vs. Michael Bisping
- Alexander Gustafsson vs. Miesha Tate