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The MMA Vivisection - UFC Brooklyn: Cejudo vs. Dillashaw picks, odds, & analysis

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Zane Simon and Connor Ruebusch return to break down this week’s UFC event in Brooklyn, NY. With picks and analysis for ever fight on the card. From Henry Cejudo vs. TJ Dillashaw in the main event down to Chance Rencountre vs. Kyle Stewart in the opening prelims.

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The UFC returns after a couple weeks off for a debut on a brand new platform. Gone are the days of FOX, now begins the era of UFC on ESPN. Their debut show, focused on ESPN’s streaming service showcases a flyweight ‘superfight’ between champions Henry Cejudo and TJ Dillashaw. And it also include a live-TV prelims portion headlined by Donald Cerrone vs. Alexander Hernandez. All told it should be a fun top-to-bottom action event to introduce the promotion to its new broadcast partners.

If you want to get into the nitty-gritty of the prelims portion of the event, you can find our supplemental show right here (video can be found here):

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Here’s a look at the Saturday, January 19th, UFC on ESPN+1 card from The Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, USA, featuring Cejudo vs Dillashaw as it stands right now:

ESPN+ MAIN CARD | 10PM/7PM ET&PT
Henry Cejudo vs T.J. Dillashaw - 4:28
Greg Hardy vs Allen Crowder - 23:18
Gregor Gillespie vs Yancy Medeiros - 26:56
Joseph Benavidez vs Dustin Ortiz - 36:33
Paige VanZant vs Rachael Ostovich - 46:52
Glover Texeira vs Karl Roberson - 58:57

ESPN TV PRELIMS | 8PM/5PM ET&PT
Alexander Hernandez vs Donald Cerrone - 1:18
Joanne Calderwood vs Ariane Lipski - 15:41
Alonzo Menifield vs Vinicius Castro - 29:06
Cory Sandhagen vs Mario Bautista - 39:19

ESPN+ PRELIMS | 6:30PM/3:30PM ET&PT
Dennis Bermudez vs Te Edwards - 48:02
Belal Muhammad vs Geoff Neal - 56:39
Kyle Stewart vs Chance Rencountre - 1:07:28

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