‘Countdown to UFC 188’ (Video)

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
June 8th, 2015

UFC Cain Velasquez

Too busy watching the undermanned Cleveland Cavaliers pull off the nearly impossible task of beating the Golden State Warriors in hostile territory in Game 2 of the NBA Finals yesterday that you forgot to DVR “Coutndown to UFC 188” on Fox Sports 1?

No worries, 5thRound.com has got your back. Plus, isn’t it far better to watch these promo videos in your cubicle while using company time?

UFC 189 goes down Saturday inside Arena Ciudad de Mexico in Mexico City, Mexico.

After another extended hiatus, heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez (pictured) finally returns to action when he looks to unify the belt against interim champ Fabricio Werdum.

Lightweights Gilbert Melendez and Eddie Alvarez meet in the co-main event.

Please click the media players below to watch the promo:

Velasquez vs. Werdum:

Melendez vs. Alvarez:

Here is the UFC 188’s official agenda:

Preliminary Card:

(UFC Fight Pass 6PM ET/3PM PT)

Albert Tumenov vs. Hector Urbina

Gabriel Benitez vs. Clay Collard

Augusto Montano vs. Cathal Pendred

(FX 1 8PM ET/5PM PT)

Johnny Case vs. Francisco Trevino

Alejandro Perez vs. Patrick Williams

Drew Dober vs. Efrain Escudero

Henry Cejudo vs. Chicao Camus

Main Card:

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

Angela Hill vs. Tecia Torres

Yair Rodriguez vs. Charles Rosa

Kelvin Gastelum vs. Nate Marquardt

Gilbert Melendez vs. Eddie Alvarez

Fabricio Werdum (UFC heavyweight interim champion) vs. Cain Velasquez (UFC heavyweight champion)

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