‘UFC 144: Edgar vs. Henderson’ Live Pre-Fight Press Conference Video

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
February 22nd, 2012

UFC President Dana White

All the major players participating in Saturday’s “UFC 144: Edgar vs. Henderson” extravaganza will be hitting the podium tonight at the Ritz-Carlton in Tokyo, Japan.

Stream the pre-fight press conference live right here on 5thRound.com starting at 11PM ET/8PM PT.

(UPDATED 2/22/12 at 8:12 PM PT):

Sorry, the UFC just announced they are having difficulties with their live stream. They will offer a recap later on.

In addition to UFC president Dana White (Pictured), Frankie Edgar, Benson Henderson, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson, Ryan Bader, Yoshihiro Akiyama and Jake Shields are expected to attend the presser.

Edgar defends his lightweight throne against Henderson in Saturday night’s featured attraction.

Saitama Super Arena in Saitama hosts the festivities.

Please click the media player below to watch the press conference:

Here are the athletes slated to perform this weekend:

Preliminary Card:

(Facebook 7:30PM ET/4:30PM PT)

Tiequan Zhang vs. Issei Tamura


Takeya Mizugaki vs. Chris Cariaso

Steve Cantwell vs. Riki Fukuda

Norifumi “Kid” Yamamoto vs. Vaughan Lee

Takanori Gomi vs. Eiji Mitsuoka

Main Card:

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

Joe Lauzon vs. Anthony Pettis

Hatsu Hioki vs. Bart Palaszewski

Yushin Okami vs. Tim Boetsch

Jake Shields vs. Yoshihiro Akiyama

Cheick Kongo vs. Mark Hunt

Quinton “Rampage” Jackson vs. Ryan Bader

Benson Henderson vs. Frankie Edgar (UFC Lightweight Champion)

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