Video preview of Sunday's 'Countdown to UFC 175' debut


After two UFC Fight Night events on Saturday, the organization returns to pay-per-view next week with the stacked UFC 175 lineup. Check out a teaser of the official preview show.

“Countdown to UFC 175? debuts Sunday at 8:30 p.m. ET (5:30 p.m. PT) on FOX Sports 1. Replays air throughout the week

UFC 175, meanwhile, takes place next Saturday, July 5, at Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. It’s the UFC’s annual Independence Day weekend show, and the pay-per-view lineup features two championship bouts.

“Countdown” goes in depth on each title fight: middleweight champion Chris Weidman (11-0 MMA, 7-0 UFC) vs. former champ Lyoto Machida (21-4 MMA, 13-4 UFC) and women’s bantamweight titeholder Ronda Rousey (9-0 MMA, 3-0 UFC) vs. top contender Alexis Davis (16-5 MMA, 3-0 UFC).

Check out a preview of the “Countdown” show above.

You can also check out an extended video preview of the event here:

The full UFC 175 card includes:

MAIN CARD (Pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET)

  • Champ Chris Weidman vs. Lyoto Machida – for middleweight title
  • Champ Ronda Rousey vs. Alexis Davis – for women’s bantamweight title
  • Matt Mitrione vs. Stefan Struve
  • Uriah Hall vs. Thiago “Marreta” Santos
  • Marcus Brimage vs. Russell Doane

PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX Sports 1, 8 p.m. ET)

  • Alex Caceres vs. Urijah Faber
  • Ildemar Alcantara vs. Kenny Robertson
  • Chris Camozzi vs. Bruno Santos
  • Rob Font vs. George Roop

PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass, 7 p.m. ET)

  • Kevin Casey vs. William “Bubba” Bush
  • Guilherme Vasconcelos vs. Luke Zachrich

For more on UFC 175, stay tuned to the UFC Rumors section of the site.

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