For the ninth straight Octagon show, every fight on a UFC card will be made available for live viewing. “UFC 134: Silva vs. Okami” takes place August 27th inside the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Facebook will kick off the festivities by streaming several preliminary bouts starting at approximately 5:45PM ET/2:45PM PT. To date, four scraps have been confirmed for the popular social network. However, a welterweight affair between Erick Silva and Luis Ramos is expected to be added shortly.
Fans simply have to “Like” the UFC’s Facebook page in order to watch the contests live.
Spike TV will then air two prelims live starting at 8PM ET/5PM PT.
The pay-per-view broadcast begins immediately after the freebie fights at 9PM ET/6PM PT. A middleweight title tilt between champ Anderson Silva and Yushin Okami will headline the show.
Here is the event’s revised agenda:
(Facebook 5:45PM ET/2:45PM PT)
Erick Silva vs. Luis Ramos*
Yves Jabouin vs. Ian Loveland
Felipe Arantes vs. Yuri Alcantara
Raphael Assuncao vs. Johnny Eduardo
Paulo Thiago vs. David Mitchell
(Spike TV 8PM ET/5PM PT)
Dan Miller vs. Rousimar Palhares
Spencer Fisher vs. Thiago Tavares
(Pay-Per-View 9PM ET/6PM PT)
Stanislav Nedkov vs. Luiz Cane
Ross Pearson vs. Edson Barboza
Brendan Schaub vs. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira
Mauricio “Shogun” Rua vs. Forrest Griffin
Yushin Okami vs. Anderson Silva (UFC Middleweight Champion)
* – Bout has yet to be confirmed