ryan-bader-ufc-fight-night-28

The lineup is set for next week’s UFC Fight Night 47 event in Maine, and all 10 fights will be televised.

UFC Fight Night 47 takes place Aug. 16 at Cross Insurance Center in Bangor, and it marks the promotion’s Maine debut.

The six-fight main card, including a headliner between light heavyweight contenders Ryan Bader (17-4 MMA, 10-4 UFC) and Ovince Saint Preux (16-5 MMA, 4-0 UFC), airs on FOX Sports 1. Bader is No. 9 in the USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie MMA light heavyweight rankings, and Saint Preux is No. 14.

The four-bout preliminary card, including a featured flyweight bout between No. 6 Jussier Formiga (16-3 MMA, 2-2 UFC) and No. 10 Zach Makovsky (18-4 MMA, 2-0 UFC), airs on FOX Sports 2.

A new addition to the card features a pair of newcomers. Kicking off the event is a bantamweight bout between Nolan Ticman (4-1 MMA, 0-0 UFC), a veteran of California’s regional scene, and Frankie Saenz (8-2 MMA, 0-0 UFC), who’s posted four straight wins, most recently with KOTC.

The official UFC Fight Night 47 lineup includes:

MAIN CARD (FOX Sports 1, 10 p.m. ET)

PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX Sports 2, 8 p.m. ET)

For the latest on UFC Fight Night 47, stay tuned to the UFC Rumors section of the site.

(Pictured: Ryan Bader)

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

UFC Fight Night 101 lineup set with Seo Hee Ham vs. Danielle Taylor as main card opener

  • 16 days ago
  • 7 views

The lineup is set for UFC Fight Night 101 as the promotion readies for its return to Australia.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

TUF 24 Finale lineup set in Las Vegas ... except for Demetrious Johnson's opponent

  • 10 days ago
  • 35 views

The lineup is set for Saturday’s TUF 24 Finale … with one notable exception.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

UFC 206 lineup set in Toronto with Misha Cirkunov vs. Nikita Krylov as featured prelim

  • 3 days ago
  • 6 views

The lineup is set for Saturday’s big UFC 206 card in Toronto, the second of back-to-back events for the promotion this week. Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>

UFC 206 lineup finalized with Cirkunov vs. Krylov as featured prelim

  • 2 days ago
  • 4 views

The official lineup is set for this weekend’s UFC 206 in Toronto.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

Lineup set for next week's UFC on FOX 22 with 4 bouts on FOX and 6 on FS1

  • 14 hours ago
  • 15 views

The lineup is set for UFC on FOX 22 as the promotion readies for its return to network TV.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

CES MMA 41 set for January in Rhode Island, featherweight champ Matt Bessette headlines

  • an hour ago
  • 3 views

CES MMA’s 2017 calendar kicks off on Jan. 27 at Twin River Casino in Lincoln, R.I.Filed under: AXS TV Fights, News read news >>

The Complete Guide to UFC 206: Holloway vs. Pettis

  • a day ago
  • 5 views

The UFC returns to Toronto with a fun lineup Saturday, December 10, with its UFC 206 pay-per-view card. Nobody will call this slate "stacked" in the sense that UFC 205 or UFC 200 were, but almost eve read news >>

Four fights added to Invicta FC 21 lineup

  • 20 hours ago
  • 10 views

While the main event was already known, the addition of four fights gives a much clearer picture of what Invicta FC 21 will look like. Filed under: News read news >>

Lombard vs. Tavares, Lauzon vs. Held among UFC on FOX 23 additions

  • 7 days ago
  • 10 views

Next month’s UFC on FOX 23 lineup has three new additions.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

Lombard vs. Tavares, Cottrell vs. Gonzalez added among UFC on FOX 23 additions (Updated)

  • 7 days ago
  • 4 views

Next month’s UFC on FOX 23 lineup has three new additions.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>