The UFC on FOX 18 event is set to take place Saturday at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. The main event will feature a light heavyweight scrap between Anthony Johnson and Ryan Bader. The co-main event will feature a heavyweight scrap between Josh Barnett and Ben Rothwell. These two fights could have title implications in both of those divisions and should be fairly exciting bouts with all four fighters being ranked within the top 10 in the world in their respective divisions.
The preliminary fights will begin airing on UFC Fight Pass at 3:30 p.m. ET, and will transition over to FOX Sports 1 at 5 p.m. ET. The main card will air on FOX beginning at 8 p.m. ET.
The full UFC on FOX 18 card is below:
- Anthony Johnson vs. Ryan Bader
- Josh Barnett vs. Ben Rothwell
- Yuri Alcantara vs. Jimmie Rivera
- Sage Northcutt vs. Bryan Barberena
FOX Sports 1 Prelims
- Tarec Saffiedine vs. Jake Ellenberger
- Olivier Aubin-Mercier vs. Carlos Diego Ferreira
- Kevin Casey vs. Rafael Natal
- Dustin Ortiz vs. Wilson Reis
- George Sullivan vs. Alexander Yakovlev
- Alex Caceres vs. Masio Fullen
UFC Fight Pass Prelims
- Levan Makashvili vs. Damon Jackson
- Tony Martin vs. Felipe Olivieri
- Matt Dwyer vs. Randy Brown
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