The premier of “Countdown to UFC 178” is set for this evening on FOX Sports 1 at 9 p.m. ET.
The event features UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson defending his title against Chris Cariaso, along with the Octagon debut of Eddie Alvarez. The former Bellator champion meets Donald Cerrone in the co-main.
Other planned bouts include Tim Kennedy vs. Yoel Romero and Cat Zingano vs. Amanda Nunes.
We’ll have a replay of the entire episode of “Countdown” after it airs, and you can view the card for the night below. FightLine will have complete coverage of all the action this weekend, including live play-by-play.
UFC Flyweight Championship
Demetrious Johnson (c) vs. Chris Cariaso
Lightweight: Donald Cerrone vs. Eddie Alvarez
Featherweight: Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier
Middleweight: Tim Kennedy vs. Yoel Romero
Female Bantamweight: Cat Zingano vs. Amanda Nunes
PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX Sports 1/8 p.m. ET)
Bantamweight: Dominick Cruz vs. Takeya Mizugaki
Lightweight: James Krause vs. Jorge Masvidal
Welterweight: Patrick Cote vs. Stephen Thompson
Welterweight: John Howard vs. Brian Ebersole
PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass/7 p.m. ET)
Lightweight: Kevin Lee vs. Jon Tuck
Bantamweight: Manny Gamburyan vs. Cody Gibson