at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. The 5 main card fights will air on pay-per-view with portions of the preliminary card airing on FX TV and the remainder streaming live on Facebook. Get Complete UFC 156 Results and Follow the UFC 156 Play by Play on Bloody Elbow
The pay-per-view broadcast features a Featherweight title fight between champ Jose Aldo and former Lightweight champion Frankier Edgar as well as Light Heavyweights Rashad Evans vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira, Heavyweights Alistair Overeem vs. Antonio Silva, Welterweights Jon Fitch vs. Demian Maia and Flyweights Joseph Benavidez vs. Ian McCall. This is the most-stacked UFC PPV card in some time. All 5 fights are relevant and promise to be entertaining. The PPV begins at 10 p.m. ET.
The FX broadcast starts at 8 p.m. ET and features four bouts: Lightweights Evan Dunham vs. Gleison Tibau, Jacob Volkmann vs. Bobby Green, Yves Edwards vs. Isaac Vallie-Flagg and Welterweights Tyron Woodley vs. Jay Hieron.
Two bouts will be streamed on Facebook and YouTube at 7 p.m. ET: Bantamweights Edwin Figueroa vs. Francisco Rivera and a 139.5 catchweight bout between Chris Camus and Dustin Kimura.
Get Complete UFC 156 Results and Follow the UFC 156 Play by Play on Bloody Elbow Online Jose Aldo and Frankie Edgar are set to headline UFC 156 in a matchup deserving of being called a super fight.
With several title defenses already under his belt, the 26-year-old Aldo is already considered one of the best featherweight fighters in MMA history. Likewise, coming off of an impressive run as lightweight champion, Edgar's name has been cemented into the history books.
The main event isn't the only big fight on the stacked UFC 156 fight card, though.
Alistair Overeem and Rashad Evans could earn title shots with wins in their respective fights against Antonio Silva and Antonio Rogerio Nogueira. Also, Joseph Benavidez and Ian McCall will likely compete for a rematch with flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson.
Here is how MMA fans can tune in to watch every portion of the UFC 156 fight card.