FOX Sports 1: Shogun / Sonnen Main Event PreviewPosted on August 12, 2013, 03:18 PM by Brian Cox
MMA fans are on a bit of a roll these days. It seems like every week right now, there’s a solid card for us to enjoy and a good chunk of it is or has been presented for free.
This weekend is no different and on tap for your MMA viewing consideration, the UFC, with Shogun vs. Sonnen live on FOX Sports 1, Saturday night, free of charge.
This is a rock-solid card from top-to-bottom, featuring a number of marquee fighters and it holds real promise for delivering some truly exciting matches.
At the top of the card are Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and Chael “The American Gangster” Sonnen.
The match will determine a great deal about where Rua’s career is going within the 205 division (currently ranked #9) and, as Joe Rogan put it for Sonnen, “an opportunity to prove to the world that he’s still legit.”
5 Days and counting to a great free show by the world’s best mixed martial arts promotion, here’s the UFC’s main event preview to wet your MMA appetite.