MMA Major Events Schedule
Saturday, February 1
UFC 169: Barao vs Faber UFC - 169 live
Where: Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey
Television: Yahoo! PPV UFC - 169 live
Renan Barao vs. Urijah Faber (for UFC bantamweight title) UFC - 169 live
Jose Aldo vs. Ricardo Lamas (for UFC featherweight title) UFC - 169 live
Frank Mir vs. Alistair Overeem UFC - 169 live
Ali Bagautinov vs. John Lineker UFC - 169 live
Jamie Varner vs. Abel Trujillo UFC - 169 live
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The UFC’s annual Super Pan weekend pay-per-view this season gets a new location in Newark, N.J., near the site of the NFL’s name game instead of Las Vegas – and there are two title fights topping the check at UFC 169.Here’s the fundamental information for the card.
UFC 169 START TIME: UFC 169 comes about Saturday at Prudential Center in Newark, N.J. The presentation kicks off with three prelims upon UFC Fight Pass at 6:xxx p.m. ET (3:30 w.m. PT), followed by four much more prelims on FOX Sports 1 (viii p.m. ET) and the a few-fight main card at 10 r.m. ET on pay-per-watch.
UFC 169 BACKGROUND: While light colossus champion Jon Jones was at stage attached to the headlining spot, UFC officials instead elected to go with a pair of title fights in the particular bantamweight and featherweight divisions. The top level was scheduled to be a bantamweight title unification fight between and then-champion Dominick Cruz and interim winner Renan Barao (31-1 MMA, some-0 UFC). But a groin personal injury sidelined Cruz, and at more as compared to two years since his most the latest title defense, the UFC stripped him or her of the belt and made Barao the champ. Top contender Urijah Faber (30-6 MMA, some-2 UFC) then stepped in for the rematch with Barao for the gear. In the co-main event, featherweight champ Jose Aldo (23-one particular MMA, 5-0 UFC) puts his or her title on the line against Ricardo Lamas (13-2 MMA, iv-0 UFC). Also on the key card are heavyweights Frank Mir (07-8 MMA, 14-8 UFC) vs. Alistair Overeem (36-13 MMA, a single-2 UFC), flyweights Ali Bagautinov (14-2 MMA, 2-0 UFC) as opposed to. John Lineker (23-6 MMA, some-1 UFC) and a lightweight bout between Abel Trujillo (11-5 Training for mma, 2-1 UFC) and Jamie Varner (21-8-1 MMA, a few-3 UFC).
UFC 169 ON-Internet site REPORTERS: MMAjunkie lead reporter John Morgan (@MMAjunkieJohn) and assistant editor Mat Erickson (@MMAjunkieMatt) will be on web page in Newark. Give them a stick to for updates throughout fight week.
Ultimate fighting championship series 169 ‘ULTIMATE MEDIA DAY’ THURSDAY: Vi fighters on the main card will likely be on hand for an “Ultimate Media Day” to meet members of the particular press across the Hudson River in Manhattan. The media-only event is not open to the public, but be sure to watch MMAjunkie throughout the day in Thursday for on-scene stories and also videos from New York and Nj-new jersey.
UFC 169 WEIGH-INS FRIDAY: Exclusive’s UFC 169 fighter weigh-ins take place Prudential Center in Newark. You can view a live video stream here with MMAjunkie or get text-only outcomes beginning at 4 p.m. ET (1 p.m. PT). All of us’ll also have a video rematch and full photo gallery available afterwards. The weigh-ins are free along with open to the public, with entrance doors opening at 3 p.m. ET local time. Prior to everyone weigh-ins, members of the Ultimate fighting championship series Fight Club can attend a Queen&A session with light heavyweight success Jon Jones at 2 p.michael. ET. Doors for that event open to Fight Club members at 1:25 p.m. ET.
UFC 169 ON SATURDAY: Join us Saturday at vi:30 p.m. ET for Mma 169 play-by-play and alive results, individual fight stories and images from each bout on the card, backstage stories and videos and far more in the most extensive UFC insurance policy coverage online. You can also discuss Mma 169 in our discussion thread. After, watch the post-UFC 169 press conference on MMAjunkie at approximately 1:xxx a.m. ET.