UFC 127 Prelims will be shown on Ion
It has been announced earlier that UFC 127 preliminary bouts, vs. and vs. would be streamed for free on facebook starting at 8pm ET. Now, heavy.com has brought word that the UFC will bring 2 additional prelims for your viewing pleasures. At 9pm ET, directly after the facebook stream, Ion will televise vs. James Te Huna vs.
Ion first started showing prelims with 3 bouts from UFC 125, and while being announced at the last minute might have affected the numbers, it only produced 829,000 viewers, the lowest ever for UFC prelims.
Here's how the UFC 127 card and betting odds look like:
B.J. Penn (16-7-1) +170 vs. Jon Fitch (23-3) -210
Michael Bisping (20-3) -500 vs. Jorge Rivera (19-7) +300
George Sotiropoulos (14-2) -500 vs. Dennis Siver (17-7) +300
Chris Lytle (30-17-5) -335 vs. Brian Ebersole (44-15) +245
Kyle Noke (18-4-1) -225 vs. Chris Camozzi (14-3) +175
Ross Pearson (11-4) -195 vs. Spencer Fisher (24-6) +165
James Te Huna (12-4) vs. Alexander Gustafsson (10-1)