Saturday the 6th
Making his long-awaited UFC debut, The Netherlands’ Mousasi is unbeaten in his past six bouts, and the former Strikeforce champion is eager to make a strong first impression. FUEL TV will be on the scene LIVE with full coverage, starting with the Weigh-ins on 4/5. Fight coverage begins on 4/6 with the undercard webcast. Television broadcast begins with the Prefight Show, followed by LIVE fights and wrapping up with Postfight analysis immediately following.
Saturday the 13th
Las Vegas, NV
Bantamweight superstar Urijah Faber looks to keep the momentum going from his UFC 157 win against Ivan Menjivar when he takes on longtime 135-pound contender Scott Jorgensen in a pivotal matchup. Plus, heavyweights Travis Browne and Gabriel Gonzaga face off, and the winner of The Ultimate Fighter season 17 is determined. FUEL TV will be on the scene LIVE, broadcasting the weigh-ins Friday, 4/12, then fight coverage starting Saturday 4/13.
Saturday the 20th
San Jose, CA
Two of the biggest names in Strikeforce history will make their moves to the UFC on April 20th. FUEL TV will be on the scene LIVE, broadcasting the weigh-ins Friday, 4/19, then on Saturday 4/20 fight coverage starting with the undercard webcast on FUEL.TV, Prelims on FX and Maincard on FOX. In the main event, UFC lightweight boss “Smooth” Benson Henderson will defend his belt for the third time in a clash of champions when he takes on Strikeforce’s last 155-pound titlist, Gilbert “El Nino” Melendez. Plus, Daniel Cormier, the Strikeforce Grand Prix heavyweight tournament winner, will battle two-time heavyweight champion Frank Mir in an anticipated showdown.
Saturday the 27th
UFC champion and king of the light heavyweight division, Jon “Bones” Jones returns to New Jersey, where he first won his world title. He will face one of the most polarizing figures in mixed martial arts, Chael Sonnen, the self-proclaimed “Gangster from West Linn.” Fresh from their stint as coaches on The Ultimate Fighter season 17, Jones and Sonnen will now settle the score in a super fight for the ages. FUEL TV will be on the scene LIVE, broadcasting the weigh-ins Friday, 4/26, then postfight coverage on Saturday 4/27.