Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Sacramento, Calif., with UFC on Fox 9: "Johnson vs. Benavidez 2" on Dec. 14, 2014 from the Sleep Train Arena. As the name suggests, the card is headlined by a rematch between UFC Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson and Joseph Benavidez for Johnson's title.
The two first met at UFC 152 where Johnson won the Flyweight title after a hotly contest fight that went to the judges' scorecards. The rematch with Benavidez will be Johnson's third title defense. It will also be his third time headline a card on Fox.
The online prelims start at 4:30 p.m. ET before the night continues on Fox Sports 1 starting at 5 p.m. ET. Finally, once the undercard has completed, the main card will start on Fox at 8 p.m. ET.
Preliminary Card on Fox Sports 1
Court McGee vs. Ryan LaFlare
Danny Castillo vs. Edson Barboza
Bobby Green vs. Pat Healy
Scott Jorgensen vs, Zach Makovsky
Sam Stout vs. Cody McKenzie
Abel Trujillo vs. Roger Bowling
Preliminary Card on MMAMania.com
Darren Uyenoyama vs. Alptekin Ozkilic