‘UFC 146: Dos Santos vs. Overeem’ Bout Order Announced

Written by Tom Ngo
March 23rd, 2012

UFC Poster 146 Dos Santos Overeem

Everybody already knew “UFC 146: Dos Santos vs. Overeem” was jumping off May 26th inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. However, the fight card’s bout order wasn’t revealed until now.

The event marks the first time in company history where all five pay-per-view scraps will consist of 265-pound affairs. The show’s featured attraction showcases a title tilt between champion Junior dos Santos and Alistair Overeem.

A top contender shootout with Cain Velasquez and Frank Mir serves as the night’s co-main event.

FX will air four preliminary fights live at 8PM ET/5PM PT. Although an official announcement has yet to be made, the UFC’s Facebook page is expected to offer a live stream of the remaining prelims.

The PPV broadcast begins immediately after the freebie fights at 10PM ET/7PM PT.

Here is the show’s official agenda:

Preliminary Card:

Mike Brown vs. Daniel Pineda

Dan Hardy vs. Duane Ludwig

Glover Teixeira vs. Kyle Kingsbury


Paul Sass vs. Jacob Volkmann

Jason “Mayhem” Miller vs. C.B. Dollaway

Edson Barboza vs. Evan Dunham

Diego Brandao vs. Darren Elkins

Main Card:

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

Stephan Struve vs. Mark Hunt

Shane Del Rosario vs. Gabriel Gonzaga

Roy Nelson vs. Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva

Cain Velasquez vs. Frank Mir

Alistair Overeem vs. Junior dos Santos (UFC Heavyweight Champion)

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