Today’s UFC on FOX 4 fight card, emanating from Staples Center in Los Angeles, starts at 5 p.m. ET / 2 p.m. PT airing LIVE on FUEL TV. The main card kicks off at 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT and will air LIVE on FOX television. Mauricio “Shogun” Rua faces Brandon Vera in the main event, and Ryan Bader faces Lyoto Machida in the co-main event.
UFC on FOX 4 from Los Angeles pits Brandon Vera against former UFC light heavyweight champ Mauricio Shogun Rua in a battle for the number one contender spot for Rua’s former belt. The ProMMAnow.com (www.prommanow.com) staff have made their picks on that fight as well as the rest of the main card that will be live on FOX. See if you agree with us!
Two years, five months, and 30 days. When Mike ‘Quick’ Swick walks into the Octagon across from DeMarques Johnson this weekend, it will be exactly two years, three months, and 30 days since he last set foot in the cage.
The UFC on FOX 4 event will feature a welterweight bout between two former TUF contestants when Mike Swick returns from a two year hiatus to take on DaMarques Johnson on Saturday night in Los Angeles, California. Swick first appeared on the scene as a part of the inaugural cast of The Ultimate Fighter with Johnson appearing on TUF 9 where he was a finalist.
The weigh-ins for UFC Fight Night 24 took place this afternoon at Key Arena in Seattle, Wash., the same location which will host Saturday’s fight card featuring Antonio Rogerio Nogueira vs. Phil Davis in the main event.