‘UFC Fight Night: Teixeira vs. Bader’ Fight Card Finalized

Written by Tom Ngo
August 15th, 2013

UFC Light Heavyweight Ryan Bader

Although the curtain will be drawn on the Octagon’s debut on Fox Sports 1 in just two days, that didn’t stop the UFC from completing the 12-bout roster for their third show on the new network.

“UFC Fight Night: Teixeira vs. Bader” takes place September 4 inside Mineirinho Arena in Belo Horizonte, Brazil.

A light heavyweight affair between Ryan Bader (pictured) and Glover Teixeira headlines the freebie fight card. A pivotal middleweight scrap with Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza and Yushin Okami serves as the co-main event.

The UFC’s Facebook page kicks things off by streaming all six preliminary bouts live at 5PM ET/2PM PT. FS1 will then broadcast the six featured fights immediately after at 8PM ET/5PM PT.

Here is the show’s official lineup:

Preliminary Card:

(Facebook 5PM ET/2PM PT)

Sean Spencer vs. Yuri Villefort

Keith Wisniewski vs. Marcelo Guimares

Lucas Martins vs. Junior Hernandez

Elias Silverio vs. Joao Zeferino

Edimilson Souza in vs. Felipe Arantes

Johnny Bedford vs. Hugo Viana

Main Card:

(Fox Sports 1 8PM ET/5PM PT)

Ali Bagautinov vs. Marcos Vinicius

Rafael Natal vs. Tor Troeng

Piotr Hallmann vs. Francisco Trinaldo

Joseph Benavidez vs. Jussier Formiga

Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza vs. Yushin Okami

Glover Teixeira vs. Ryan Bader

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