The UFC’s third event in Austin, Texas, takes place Sunday when UFC Fight Night 126 takes place at Frank Erwin Center, and the broadcast team is set.
MMAjunkie today confirmed with a FOX Sports official that Brendan Fitzgerald and recently signed color commentators Jimmy Smith will call the action from cageside.
Analysts for Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 126 weigh-in show on FS1, as well as the pre-fight and post-fight shows Sunday on FS1, are former multi-time UFC title challenger Kenny Florian (14-6 MMA, 12-5 UFC) and ex-middleweight champ Chris Weidman (14-3 MMA, 10-3 UFC). Megan Olivi serves as anchor for the programs while Lauro Sanko reports onsite.
The UFC Fight Night 126 card, along with broadcast plans and air times, are as follows:
MAIN CARD (FS1, 9 p.m. ET)
- Donald Cerrone vs. Yancy Medeiros
- Derrick Lewis vs. Marcin Tybura
- Francisco Trinaldo vs. James Vick
- Thiago Alves vs. Curtis Millender
- Sage Northcutt vs. Thibault Gouti
PRELIMINARY CARD (FS1, 7 p.m. ET)
- Diego Ferreira vs. Jared Gordon
- Brian Camozzi vs. Geoff Neal
- Joby Sanchez vs. Roberto Sanchez
- Sarah Moras vs. Lucie Pudilova
PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass, 5:30 p.m. ET)
- Brandon Davis vs. Steven Peterson
- Oskar Piechota vs. Tim Williams
- Josh Burkman vs. Alex Morono
- Watch UFC-Austin headliner 'Cowboy' Cerrone take out Jim Miller with sick kick in 2014
- Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #2620 with Derrick Lewis, Jay Hieron
- MMAjunkie reader predictions: Make your picks for UFC Fight Night 126 in Austin
Source: USA Today – MMA Junkie
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