UFC 138 takes place tomorrow in England, but that event is clearly a warm-up for the Octagon’s primetime premiere next Saturday. Speaking of “UFC on FOX: Velasquez vs. Dos Santos,” the heavily-hyped show will come equipped with countless hours of pre-fight festivities.
A heavyweight title fight between champion Cain Velasquez and Junior dos Santos headlines the Octagon’s debut on FOX.
The Honda Center in Anaheim, California will host the 265-pound shootout.
Here is next weekend’s agenda:
Friday, November 11th:
7-7:30PM ET – FUEL TV: “UFC on FOX: Velasquez vs. Dos Santos” live weigh-ins
7-8PM ET – Fox Deportes: Cain Velasquez: Brown Pride (Part 3)
Saturday, November 12th:
3PM ET – Cain Velasquez: Brown Pride, episodes 1-3 on FOX Deportes
4:45PM ET – “UFC on FOX” prelims streaming live on Facebook and FOXSports.com
5:30PM ET – “UFC on FOX” weigh-ins re-air on FUEL TV
6PM ET – “UFC on FOX” Primetime re-air on FUEL TV
6PM ET – Re-air of Cain Velasquez vs. Brock Lesnar (UFC 121) on FOX Deportes
7PM ET – “UFC on FOX” prelims live on FOX Deportes
7PM ET – Pre-fight show on FUEL TV, hosted by Jay Glazer, along with Kenny Florian and Stephan Bonnar
9PM ET – “UFC on FOX” broadcast, hosted by Curt Menefee, along with Dana White, Brock Lesnar and Joe Rogan. Mike Goldberg and Rogan will rock the mic for the title fight.
10PM ET – “UFC on FOX” post-fight show on FUEL TV, hosted by Glazer, Florian and Bonnar