The Ultimate Fighting Championship heads back to Boston this Saturday night on August 17 with UFC Fight Night 26 Mauricio “Shogun” Rua vs. Chael Sonnen. This will be the first fight on the brand new FOX Sports 1 network and the MMA action will begin on Facebook and continue on with more preliminary undercard bouts on FOX Sports 1 before the UFC Fight Night 26: Rua vs. Sonnen main card broadcast begins.
UFC will live video stream the first three bouts from the card on their official Facebook page (facebook.com/UFC) and another four prelim bouts on Fox Sports 1.
UFC Fight Night 26 Shogun Rua vs. Chael Sonnen Preliminary Undercard Fight Card
Fox Sports 1 Prelims (6:00/3:00 PM ET/PT)
Bantamweight Brad Pickett vs. Michael McDonald
Featherweight Conor McGregor vs. Max Holloway
Featherweight Mike Brown vs. Steven Siler
Featherweight Diego Brandao vs. Daniel Pineda
Facebook Prelims (4:30/1:30 PM ET/PT)
Featherweight Manvel Gamburyan vs. Cole Miller
Light Heavyweight Cody Donovan vs. Ovince St. Preux
Lightweight Ramsey Nijem vs. James Vick
UFC Fight Night 26: Shogun Rua vs. Chael Sonnen takes place at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts on Aug. 17, 2013 and will be shown live online at Facebook, and broadcast on TV through Fox Sports 1.