Check out our full “Fight Day” preview for UFC Fight Night 82: “Hendricks vs Thompson,” which takes place TONIGHT (Sat., February 6, 2016) live on FOX Sports 1 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, featuring the former UFC Welterweight Champion Johny Hendricks taking on rising star Stephen Thompson.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Las Vegas, Nevada tonight (Sat., February 6, 2016) as the MGM Grand Garden Arena will play host to the UFC Fight Night 82: “Hendricks vs. Thomspon” event, live and free on FOX Sports 1.
Catch all the action LIVE with a main card start time of 10 p.m. ET (for up-to-date UFC Fight Night 82 results click here).
Below is everything you need to know to stay on top of the Fight Night event.
Who: Johny Hendricks vs. Stephen Thompson
What: UFC Fight Night 82
When: Sat., February 6, 2016, beginning at 7:00 p.m. ET on UFC Fight Pass
Where: MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada
How To Watch: Main card at 10 p.m ET on FOX Sports 1; FOX Sports 1 “Prelims” under card at 8 p.m. ET; and UFC Fight Pass early “Prelims” at 7:00 p.m. ET.
Live UFC Fight Night 82 results: Play-by-play coverage stream right here
Why It Matters: Even with the UFC 196 pay-per-view (PPV) event being changed to UFC Fight Night 82 after the loss of the Heavyweight title scheduled for the main event, the newly formed Welterweight main event holds major consequences for both men.
Johny Hendricks was once sitting atop the Welterweight division prior to Robbie Lawler taking away the title at UFC 181 in December 2014.
In his very next fight, Hendricks had the opportunity to earn another shot at UFC gold by defeating Matt Brown, but after a lackluster decision, UFC brass opted to have the former ….View full article
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