Lost in the hoopla of this past weekend’s announcement that the UFC would be purchasing Strikeforce is that UFC 128: Shogun vs. Jones takes place this Saturday, March 19th from the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. Below is the final card for the event.
As always, we will be providing live free coverage of the show, as well as the latest breaking news leading up to the event. We will have quick preliminary card results beginning at 7 PM EST, followed by detailed round-by-round coverage of the main card at 10 PM EST.
We will also have the weigh-ins, pre-fight and post-fight press conferences streamed LIVE here on FightLine.com.
Here is the current card:
UFC Light Heavyweight Championship
Maurício “Shogun” Rua (c) vs. Jon Jones
Urijah Faber vs. Eddie Wineland
Jim Miller vs. Kamal Shalorus
Nate Marquardt vs. Dan Miller
Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovi? vs. Brendan Schaub
PRELIMINARY CARD (Spike TV)
Luiz Cane vs. Eliot Marshall
Edson Barboza vs. Anthony Njokuani
PRELIMINARY CARD (Facebook)
Ricardo Almeida vs. Mike Pyle
Kurt Pellegrino vs. Gleison Tibau
Joseph Benavidez vs. Ian Loveland