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Watch UFC 153: Silva Vs. Bonnar Live Stream Online, On TV, At A Bar Or On Your Phone

UFC 153 airs tonight October 13, 2012 live from the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Anderson Silva vs. Stephan Bonnar in a non-title Light Heavyweight bout headlines the card which features Minotauro "Big Nog" Noguiera vs. Dave "Pee Wee" Herman and more. This is a handy guide to all the legal online streams, television and mobile viewing options as well as a guide to bars showing the event.


UFC 153: Silva vs. Bonnar airs tonight October 13, 2012 from HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The fights will air on pay-per-view with portions of the preliminary card airing on FX TV and the remainder streaming live on Facebook.

The pay-per-view card features six fights, headlined by Anderson Silva vs. Stephan Bonnar in a non-title Light Heavyweight bout. Heavyweight legend Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira takes on Dave Herman in the co-main event. Light Heavyweights Glover Teixeira vs. Fabio Maldonado and Phil Davis vs. Wagner Prado and Welterweights Jon Fitch vs. Erick Silva and Demian Maia vs. Rick Story fill out the PPV card which starts at 10 p.m. ET.

The FX TV portion of the card begins at 8 p.m. ET and includes Featherweights Rony Mariano Bezerra vs. Sam Sicilia and Diego Brandao vs. Joey Gambino, Lightweights Gleison Tibau vs. Francisco Trinaldo, and Welterweights Sergio Moraes vs. Renee Forte.

Two bouts will stream free on Facebook at 6:45 ET: Middleweights Luiz Cane vs. Chris Camozzi and Lightweights Cristiano Marcello vs. Reza Madadi.

We've put together this list to make sure you know the best way to watch the action go down.



  • Four preliminary bouts will play on FX TV starting at 8 p.m.
  • Almost every major cable or satellite carrier offers the PPV's in standard definition and hi-def. A list of carriers is available here.
  • Roku will be an option for watching the PPV on your TV.
  • The PPV show will also stream on XBox live, providing yet another option if you don't have satellite or cable.