Game day has finally arrived, and to help promote tonight’s “UFC 139: Shogun vs. Henderson” pay-per-view broadcast, the world’s premier MMA organization has released a video promoting the show’s featured attraction.
Dan Henderson’s (Pictured) third stint in the Octagon begins with a light heavyweight shootout against Mauricio “Shogun” Rua. Henderson recently abandoned his Strikeforce title in order to close out his illustrious career against the world’s best fighters.
Shogun violently avenged his loss to Forrest Griffin in his last outing. The Brazilian has alternated between wins and losses over his last five fights.
The HP Pavilion in San Jose, California hosts tonight’s extravaganza. The PPV begins live at 9PM ET/6PM PT.
Please click the media player below to watch the promo:
Here is the lineup for tonight’s show:
(Facebook 5:30PM ET/2:30PM PT)
Danny Castillo vs. Shamar Bailey
Seth Baczynski vs. Matt Brown
Nick Pace vs. Miguel Torres
Gleison Tibau vs. Rafael Dos Anjos
Chris Weidman vs. Tom Lawlor
(Spike TV 8PM ET/5PM PT):
Michael McDonald vs. Alex Soto
Ryan Bader vs. Jason Brilz
(Pay-Per-View 9PM ET/6PM PT)
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