The UFC is hyping UFC 175 to be one of the biggest events of the year, with that being said, UFC Middleweight Champion Chris Weidman will have a special titled “UFC Presents: The All-American Chris Weidman” debuts on FOX Sports 1 this evening at 8 p.m. ET. The hour-long feature shows the reigning middleweight champion and his journey to the tops.
The series will be about Weidman’s career from his early days in New York to defeating Anderson Silva and the coming into his fight with Lyoto Machida at UFC 175
Replays of the special are set for the many FOX affiliates throughout the rest of the week.
Here is how UFC 175 card looks like:
Chris Weidman vs. Lyoto Machida – TITLE FIGHT
Ronda Rousey vs. Alexis Davis – TITLE FIGHT
Alex Caceres vs. Urijah Faber
Uriah Hall vs. Thiago de Lima Santos
Matt Mitrione vs. Stefan Struve
Guilherme Vasconcelos vs. Luke Zachrich
Chris Camozzi vs. Bruno Santos
Ildemar Alcantara vs. Kenny Robertson
Site Reminder: UFC Fight Night 44 goes down next Saturday night on UFC Fight Pass and Fox Sports 1. MMA Frenzy will have the latest news leading up to, during and after the event, as well as having the latest and greatest live play-by-play coverage of the event. From the first fight of the prelim side of the card on Fight Pass and to the fight fight on the main card that airs on Fox Sports 1. The headlining fight is Cub Swanson vs. Jeremy Stephens, the co-main event is Kelvin Gastelum vs. Nicholas Musoke. The event airs from San Antonio’s AT&T Center. The show starts with Anthony Hamilton vs. Oleksiy Oliynyk on Fight Pass at 7:30 p.m. ET. Then switching to Fox Sports 1 with Ryan Benoit vs. Ray Borg at 8:00.PM.ET and then starting the real fights with the main card at 10 p.m. ET with Bryan Barberena vs. Joe Ellenberger kicking off the main card. We will be providing live play-by-play coverage for each fight, as well as having minute to minute updates through the night and after the fights happen. Also, stay tuned for the post event news.