‘UFC 143 Primetime’ Premieres Tonight on FX

Written by Tom Ngo
January 20th, 2012

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To help hype the interim welterweight title scrap between Nick Diaz (Pictured) and Carlos Condit, FX will premiere the first episode of “UFC 143 Primetime” tonight at 11PM ET/8PM PT.

The last two installments of the three-part series will air January 27th and February 3rd, respectively, during the same time slot.

FUEL TV will be showing replays of each episode, so check your listings.

Furthermore, “Countdown to UFC 143” debuts January 31st at 9PM ET/PT on FUEL TV generate additional hoopla.

UFC 143 takes place February 4th inside Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Here are the athletes slated to compete on Super Bowl Saturday:

Preliminary Bouts:


Matt Brown vs. Chris Cope

Dan Stittgen vs. Stephen Thompson

Rafael Natal vs. Michael Kuiper

Jorge Lopez vs. Matt Riddle

Alex “Bruce Leeroy” Caceres vs. Edwin Figueroa

Dustin Poirier vs. Max Holloway

Main Bouts:

(Pay-Per-View 10PM ET/7PM PT)

Ed Herman vs. Clifford Starks

Scott Jorgensen vs. Renan Barao

Josh Koscheck vs. Mike Pierce

Roy Nelson vs. Fabricio Werdum

Carlos Condit vs. Nick Diaz (Interim UFC Welterweight Title)

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