Countdown to UFC 136: "Edgar vs. Maynard III" will debut TONIGHT (Monday, Oct. 3, 2011) at 11 p.m. ET on Spike TV to promote the upcoming pay-per-view (PPV) event scheduled for the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas, on Saturday, Oct. 8, 2011.
The network special will provide a glimpse into the preparation and training camps of the fighters set to headline the show, featuring current UFC Lightweight Champion Frankie Edgar and division number one contender Gray Maynard.
UFC.com currently lists replays of "Countdown to UFC 136" at the following times:
Friday, Oct. 7 at 1:30 a.m. ET on the Versus Network
Friday, Oct. 7 at 9 a.m. ET on Spike TV
Saturday, Oct. 8 at 6 p.m. ET on Spike TV
"Edgar vs. Maynard III" will also feature a co-main event pitting featherweight kingpin Jose Aldo against Kenny Florian as well as a 185-pound brawl between former middleweight number one contender Chael Sonnen and the hard-hitting Brian Stann.
Here is the current UFC 136 fight card and line-up:
155 lbs.: Frankie Edgar vs. Gray Maynard
Main card (Pay-per-view):
"Prelims" (Spike TV):
Preliminary card (May not be broadcast):
MMAmania.com will provide LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the main card action on fight night (Saturday, Oct. 8), which is slated to air at 9 p.m. ET on pay-per-view. The latest quick updates of the live action will begin to flow earlier than that around 7 p.m. ET with the preliminary bouts.
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