The UFC on FOX Sports 1 event went down without a hitch on Saturday night from Boston’s TD Garden Arena. The main event saw Chael Sonnen pull off the upset submission win over former champion Mauricio “Shogun” Rua. The co-main event saw Travis Browne survive an initial onslaught to KO Alistair Overeem in the very first round.
The UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs. Sonnen weigh-in results are officials with all of the main card fighters making weight. The event will take place at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts, and preliminary fights will begin on Facebook at 4 p.m. ET. The preliminary fights will then transition over to the brand new FOX Sports 1 channel at 6 p.m. ET with over five hours of LIVE fights.
The UFC is set to make their debut on their new home on Saturday, August 17, which is the brand new launch of the FOX Sports 1 channel. The event will be headlined by the light heavyweight bout between former UFC light heavyweight champ Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and former two-time middleweight title challenger Chael Sonnen. The co-main event will feature a heavyweight bout between Alistair Overeem and Travis Browne. The event will take place at the TD Garden Arena in Boston, Massachusetts, with three preliminary fights airing on Facebook beginning at 4 p.m. ET. The preliminary fights will then move on over to the FOX Sports 1 channel at 6 p.m. ET.
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