UFC 186: Johnson vs. Horiguchi viewing and schedule guide
Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson is regarded as one of the best pound-for-pound fighters in the sport and he'll get the chance to prove it once again has he headlines UFC 186 in Montreal against Japanese contender Kyoji Horiguchi.
Johnson has been nothing short of unstoppable during his reign as the only flyweight champion the UFC has ever known. He's torn through the top contenders at 125 pounds and continued to rise up the ranks as one of the most complete fighters in the entire sport.
Horiguchi is the latest challenger to his reign as he looks to build on his undefeated UFC record while attempting to become the first flyweight to hand Johnson a loss.
Also on the card, Michael Bisping is back in action as he takes on C.B. Dollaway in a pivotal fight at 185 pounds while heavy handed Brazilian Fabio Maldonado faces off with former hockey enforcer turned MMA fighter, Steve Bosse.
To make sure you catch all the action from Montreal, here's a complete viewing and schedule guide for everything happening with UFC 186: Johnson vs. Horiguchi.
Friday at 4p ET - UFC 186: Johnson vs. Horiguchi weigh ins
To officially kick off the fight weekend, get ready to see all the fighters hit the scale before staring down just 24 hours away from the show. The weigh-ins can often times tell the tale before the fights on Saturday night so this is a great way to see who has the edge before even stepping foot in the cage.
Saturday at 6:30p ET - UFC 186: Johnson vs. Horiguchi early prelims
Where to watch: UFC Fight Pass
Three fights will kick off the night from Montreal live on the UFC's digital network, Fight Pass. The show includes:
Nordine Taleb vs. Chris Clements
Jessica Rakoczy vs. Valerie Letourneau
Aisling Daly vs. Randa Markos
Saturday at 7p ET - UFC 186: Johnson vs. Horiguchi pre-fight show
Before the action kicks off at the bottom of the hour on FOX Sports 1, get the best analysis and preview of UFC 186 from the fighters and experts on the panel giving predictions and a full technical breakdown of several fights on the card including the main event between Demetrious Johnson and Kyoji Horiguchi.
Saturday at 8p ET - UFC 186: Johnson vs. Horiguchi prelims
Before the main card starts on pay-per-view, the UFC 186 prelims kick off on FOX Sports 1 with four huge fights including a welterweight showdown between Patrick Cote and Joe Riggs not to mention a rematch of one of the best women's MMA fights of all time as Sarah Kaufman takes on Alexis Davis. The four fights on the prelims include:
Patrick Cote vs. Joe Riggs
Alexis Davis vs. Sarah Kaufman
Chad Laprise vs. Bryan Barberena
Olivier Aubin-Mercier vs. David Michaud
Saturday at 10p ET - UFC 186: Johnson vs. Horiguchi
Where to watch: Pay-Per-View
The flyweight title is up for grabs in the main event as Demetrious Johnson takes on Kyoji Horiguchi while perennial middleweight contender Michael Bisping looks to bounce back from a recent loss when he takes on C.B. Dollaway in the co-main event. The five fight main card includes:
MAIN EVENT: Demetrious Johnson vs. Kyoji Horiguchi
Michael Bisping vs. C.B. Dollaway
Fabio Maldonado vs. Steve Bosse
John Makdessi vs. Shane Campbell
Yves Jabouin vs. Thomas Almeida
Sunday at 1:30a ET -- UFC 186: Johnson vs. Horiguchi post fight show
Following the night's action, don't change the channel because to hear a breakdown of all the events that just happened as well as exclusive post fight interviews with the biggest winners of the night, keep it locked to FOX Sports 1 with the special UFC post fight show.