Now that the most hyped Octagon show in recent memory is officially history, it’s time to shift our attention towards “UFC 139: Shogun vs. Henderson.” To help get fans pumped for Saturday’s show, the planet’s premier MMA organization has released an extended preview to promote the pay-per-view broadcast.
The nine minute and 37 second promo showcases the card’s featured fighters as they prepare for battle. A light heavyweight scrap between Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and Dan Henderson headlines the pay-per-view broadcast.
Co-main event fighters Wanderlei Silva and Cung Le, as well as Urijah Faber and Brian Bowles also appear in the video.
The Octagon’s long-awaited debut in San Jose, California takes place inside the HP Pavilion.
Please click the media player below to watch the hype video:
Here are the athletes competing in Saturday’s show:
Danny Castillo vs. Shamar Bailey
Seth Baczynski vs. Matt Brown
Michael McDonald vs. Alex Soto
Nick Pace vs. Miguel Torres
Gleison Tibau vs. Rafael Dos Anjos
(Spike TV 8PM ET/5PM PT):
Chris Weidman vs. Tom Lawlor
Ryan Bader vs. Jason Brilz
Stephan Bonnar vs. Kyle Kingsbury
Rick Story vs. Martin Kampmann
Urijah Faber vs. Brian Bowles
Wanderlei Silva vs. Cung Le
Dan Henderson vs. Mauricio “Shogun” Rua