Mark down Aug. 17 (Saturday) on your calendar, as it’s the official launch date for the newly branded Fox Sports 1 channel, which will feature much of the UFC’s content going forward. The organization isn’t pulling punches in their debut, coming out with eight straight hours of new content. From the shows you’ve come accustom with on Fuel (UFC Tonight, Ultimate Insider), to the prelims and premiere fight card.
August 17th (Saturday, launch date)
— UFC Ultimate Insider (3:30 PM ET-4:00 PM ET)
— UFC Unleashed (4:00 PM ET-5:00 PM ET)
— UFC Tonight (LIVE, 5:00 PM ET-6:00 PM ET)
— UFC on FS1 preliminary card from Boston (LIVE, 6:00 PM ET-8:00 PM ET)
— UFC on FS1 main card from Boston (LIVE, 8:00 PM ET-11:00 PM ET)
And wait, there’s more!
August 28th (Wednesday)
— FOX UFC Wednesday (LIVE, 8:00 PM ET-11:00 PM ET)
August 31st (Saturday)
— UFC 164 preliminary card (LIVE, 8:00 PM ET-10:00 PM ET)
September 4th (Wednesday)
— FOX UFC Wednesday (LIVE, 8:00 PM ET-10:00 PM ET)
— The Ultimate Fighter: Rousey vs. Zingano season premiere (10:00 PM ET-11:00 PM ET)
The newly learned Fox Sports Wednesday fights on Sept. 4 is already rumored to take place in Brasilia, Brazil. Check back for more information on the newly announced UFC on Fox Sports events.
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