The UFC has finalized the UFC Fight Night 73 fight card and we have all the details.
The event will be held on Saturday, August 8, 2015 at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee and be headlined by a light heavyweight bout between former title challenger Glover Teixeira and Tennessee native Ovince Saint Preux.
In the co-main event, No. 10-ranked lightweight Michael Johnson (16-8 MMA, 8-4 UFC) meets No. 15-ranked Beneil Dariush (11-1 MMA, 5-1 UFC).
Also, on the main card is Sam Alvey (26-6 MMA, 3-1 UFC) vs. Derek Brunson(13-3 MMA, 4-1 UFC), heavyweights Timothy Johnson (9-1 MMA, 1-0 UFC) vs. Jared Rosholt (12-2 MMA, 4-1 UFC), middleweights Chris Camozzi (21-10 MMA, 6-7 UFC) vs. Tom Watson (17-8 MMA, 2-4 UFC), and flyweights Ray Borg (8-1 MMA, 2-1 UFC) vs. Geane Herrera (8-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC).
The event’s preliminary bouts will air on UFC Fight Pass and Fox Sports 2 while the main card airs on Fox Sports 1. The event will begin at 7 p.m. ET.
Down below is the final card:
MAIN CARD (FOX Sports 1, 10 p.m. ET)
Ovince Saint Preux vs. Glover Teixeira
Beneil Dariush vs. Michael Johnson
Sam Alvey vs. Derek Brunson
Timothy Johnson vs. Jared Rosholt
Chris Camozzi vs. Tom Watson
Ray Borg vs. Geane Herrera
PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX Spots 2, 8 p.m. ET)
Oluwale Bamgbose vs. Uriah Hall
Sara McMann vs. Amanda Nunes
Willie Gates vs. Dustin Ortiz
Sirwan Kakai vs. Frankie Saenz
PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass, 7 p.m. ET)
Jonathan Wilson vs. Chris Dempsey
Roman Salazar vs. Marlon Vera
Anthony Christodoulou vs. Scott Holtzman