Check out our full “Fight Day” preview for UFC on FOX 19: “Teixeira vs. Evans,” which takes place tonight (Sat., April 16, 2016) at the Amalie Arena in Tampa Bay, Florida, featuring the Light Heavyweight battle between former champ Rashad Evans, and former No. 1 contender Glover Teixeira.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is set to invade Tampa Bay, Florida (Sat., April 16, 2016) for UFC on FOX 19, featuring a Light Heavyweight battle pitting former UFC Champion Rashad Evans against former No. 1 contender Glover Teixeira.
Catch all the action LIVE with a FOX main card start time of 8 p.m. ET (for up-to-date UFC on FOX 19 results click here).
Below is everything you need to know to stay on top of tonight’s action.
Who: Rashad Evans vs. Glover Teixeira
What: UFC on FOX 19
When: Sat., April 16, 2016, beginning at 4 p.m. ET on UFC Fight Pass
Where: Amalie Arena in Tampa Bay, Florida
How To Watch: Main card at 8 p.m ET on FOX; FOX Sports 1 “Prelims” under card at 6 p.m. ET; UFC Fight Pass “Prelims” under card at 4 p.m ET.
Live UFC on FOX 19 results: Play-by-play coverage stream right here
Why It Matters: To be totally honest, UFC on FOX 19 really doesn’t provide much intrigue, so it is quite difficult to give a reason for why it matters.
Rashad Evans and Glover Teixeira have absolutely no business headlining a FOX event in the late stages of their respective careers, but of course UFC brass never expected to lose both the originally planned main and co-main event.
The event features a handful of intriguing fights, but the only consequential bout of the evening is the Tecia Torres vs. Rose Namajunas rematch, in which the winner would be one step closer to a UFC title shot.
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