UFC Fight Night: Teixeira vs. Saint Preux viewing and schedule guide
Former light heavyweight title contender Glover Teixeira will look to bounce back from back-to-back losses when he travels to Ovince Saint Preux’s home state this weekend for a five round main event from Nashville, Tenn.
Teixeira has been on a small skid of late, but a win this weekend will secure his spot in the top-five rankings and get the title contender back on track.
Meanwhile, Saint Preux has destroyed his last two opponents and looks to make it three in a row while facing Teixeira on Saturday night.
Also on the card, lightweight contender Michael Johnson looks for another dominant win as he takes on upstart 155 pounder Beneil Dariush, who is fresh off a one-sided win over perennial contender Jim Miller.
To ensure you don’t miss any of the action from Tennessee, here’s an easy guide to follow along with for all the places to catch the event this weekend.
Friday at 5 p.m. ET – FOX Sports 1 UFC Fight Night: Teixeira vs. Saint Preux 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 6:30 p.m. ET – FOX Sports 1 UFC Fight Night: Teixeira vs. Saint Preux early prelims
Where to watch: UFC Fight Pass
The first three fights of the night will kick off on UFC Fight Pass including:
Chris Dempsey vs. Jonathan Wilson
Marlon Vera vs. Roman Salazar
Anthony Christodoulou vs. Scott Holtzman
Saturday at 7 p.m. ET – FOX Sports 1 UFC Fight Night: Teixeira vs. Saint Preux Pre-Fight Show
Before the fights kick off at the bottom of the hour, hear analysis and picks from the best crew in the sport. Can Teixeira bounce back from a couple of tough losses or is this the time for Saint Preux to finally tackle the top five of the light heavyweight division? Gear up for UFC Fight Night with the pre-fight show on Saturday.
Saturday at 8 p.m. ET – FOX Sports 1 UFC Fight Night: Teixeira vs. Saint Preux prelims
The first four fights of the night will kick off on FOX Sports 2 including the return of ‘Ultimate Fighter’ runner up Uriah Hall as well as a pivotal matchup in the women’s bantamweight division as Sara McMann faces Amanda Nunes. The four fights on the prelims include:
Uriah Hall vs. Oluwale Bamgbose
Sara McMann vs. Amanda Nunes
Dustin Ortiz vs. Willie Gates
Frankie Saenz vs. Sirwan Kakai
Saturday at 10 p.m. ET – FOX Sports 1 UFC Fight Night: Teixeira vs. Saint Preux Main Card
The main card will kick off at 10 p.m. sharp with six featured bouts all leading to the five-round headline bout in the light heavyweight division between Glover Teixeira and Ovince Saint Preux.
MAIN EVENT: Glover Teixeira vs. Ovince Saint Preux
Michael Johnson vs. Beneil Dariush
Derek Brunson vs. Sam Alvey
Jared Rosholt vs. Timothy Johnson
Chris Camozzi vs. Tom Watson
Ray Borg vs. Geane Herrera
Sunday at 1 a.m. ET — FOX Sports Live: UFC 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 during FOX Sports Live.
- Amanda Nunes
- Anthony Christodoulou
- Beneil Dariush
- Chris Camozzi
- Chris Dempsey
- Derek Brunson
- Dustin Ortiz
- Frankie Saenz
- Geane Herrera
- Glover Teixeira
- Jared Rosholt
- Jim Miller
- Jonathan Wilson
- Marlon Vera
- Oluwale Bamgbose
- Ovince Saint Preux
- Ray Borg
- Roman Salazar
- Sam Alvey
- Sara McMann
- Scott Holtzman
- Sirwan Kakai
- Tim Johnson
- Tom Watson
- Uriah Hall
- Willie Gates