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“UFC Primetime” Airs Sunday on FOX

Written by Tom Ngo
October 26th, 2011
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Cain Velasquez Junior dos Santos

Just when you thought the weekend’s MMA excitement was over once “UFC 137: Penn vs. Diaz” wrapped on Saturday, we’d like to remind you that FOX will officially dip their toes in the mixed martial arts pond on Sunday by showcasing a “UFC Primetime” special.

The hour-long show will promote the network’s highly-anticipated MMA debut, which features a heavyweight title tilt between champion Cain Velasquez and Junior dos Santos (Pictured).

The documentary provides a behind-the-scenes look at the fighters’ preparation leading up to their November 12th scrap.

Depending upon your location, “UFC Primetime” will either air immediately before or after the NFL on FOX game assigned to your local market that Sunday.

The Honda Center in Anaheim, California will host UFC on FOX. The broadcast begins live at 9PM ET/6PM PT. The 265-pound shootout is the only bout slated to air live during the 60-minute broadcast.

Here is the card’s current roster:

Preliminary Bouts:

Aaron Rosa vs. Matt Lucas

Paul Bradley vs. Mike Pierce

Alex “Bruce Leeroy” Caceres vs. Cole Escovedo

Mackens Semerzier vs. Robert Peralta

Norifumi “Kid” Yamamoto vs. Darren Uyenoyama

Clay Harvison vs. DaMarques Johnson

Cub Swanson vs. Ricardo Lamas

Dustin Poirier vs. Pablo Garza

Clay Guida vs. Ben Henderson

Main Bout:

Junior dos Santos vs. Cain Velasquez (UFC Heavyweight Champion)

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