UFC Fight Night 26 will take place this Saturday, August 17, at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. With the broadcast issues now resolved in all markets, the card will begin on Facebook with a trio of fights at 4:30PM ET.
The action will then head over to FOX Sports 1 at 6PM ET with a four-fight offering headlined by a bantamweight tilt between Michael McDonald and Brad Pickett. The UFC card will remain on FOX Sports 1 at 8PM with a six-fight showing on the debut network.
Light heavyweights Chael Sonnen and Maurício “Shogun” Rua will face off in the UFC Fight Card 26 main event. The card will also feature a bout between former Strikeforce champion Alistair Overeem and Travis Browne.
UFC Fight Night 26 Fight Card:
Main Card (FOX Sports 1 8PM ET)
- Mauricio Rua vs. Chael Sonnen
- Travis Browne vs. Alistair Overeem
- Yuri Alcantara vs. Urijah Faber
- Matt Brown vs. Mike Pyle
- Uriah Hall vs. John Howard
- Michael Johnson vs. Joe Lauzon
Preliminary Card (FOX Sports 1 6PM ET)
- Michael McDonald vs. Brad Pickett
- Conor McGregor vs. Max Holloway
- Mike Brown vs. Steven Siler
- Diego Brandao vs. Daniel Pineda
Preliminary Card (Facebook 4:30PM ET)
- Manny Gamburyan vs. Cole Miller
- Cody Donovan vs. Ovince St. Preux
- Ramsey Nijem vs. James Vick