“Countdown to UFC 137” Video

Written by Tom Ngo
October 27th, 2011

UFC Nick Diaz

“Countdown to UFC 137” debuted this past Monday on Spike TV. For those of you that missed the show, or forgot to set your DVRs, no worries because we’ve located the footage for you.

The half-hour documentary followed welterweights BJ Penn and Nick Diaz (Pictured) as they prepared to headline Saturday’s critical shootout.

The program also showcased the card’s co-featured fighters Matt Mitrione and Cheick Kongo, as well as fellow big dogs Roy Nelson and Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic.

UFC 137 takes place this Saturday inside the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Please click the media players below to watch the promos:

Part 1:

Part 2:

Here are the athletes performing this weekend:

Preliminary Bouts:

(Facebook 6:15PM ET/3:15PM PT)

Dustin Jacoby vs. Clifford Starks

Francis Carmont vs. Chris Camozzi

Danny Downes vs. Ramsey Nijem

Eliot Marshall vs. Brandon Vera

(Spike TV 8PM ET/5PM PT)

Bart Palaszewski vs. Tyson Griffin

Dennis Siver vs. Donald Cerrone

Main Bouts:

(Pay-Per-View 9PM ET/6PM PT)

Hatsu Hioki vs. George Roop

Jeff Curran vs. Scott Jorgensen

Roy Nelson vs. Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic

Matt Mitrione vs. Cheick Kongo

BJ Penn vs. Nick Diaz

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