Wednesday August 5, 2015– UFC Fight Night 73 will take place at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena on Aug. 8. The night’s main card airs on FOX Sports 1 while the prelims will be shown on FOX Spots 2 and on UFC Fight Pass.
Our journalist and correspondent Mozz Manzoor talked to recently signed Geane “La Pulga” Herrera as he talks about his debut at UFC Fight Night 73. You can listen to the interview below including the full fight card.
At UFC Fight Night 73, 25-year-old Geane “La Pulga” Herrera (8-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC) will take on 21-year-old Ray Borg (8-1 MMA, 2-1 UFC) as the first fight for the Main Card, airing on FOX Sports 1. Seven of Herrera’s eight professional wins were by stoppages and five of the finishes by submissions.
The 25-year old Colombian-American comes to the UFC training out of The Spartan Gym, Geane fights under MMA trainer Bill Banks. The 25-year-old Herrera made his professional debut in 2011 and has remained undefeated. “La Pulga” recently fought for RFA defeating Josh Rave with a first-round TKO win.
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 # 2
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 # 1
UFC Fight Pass, 6:30 p.m. ET
Jonathan Wilson vs. Chris Dempsey
Roman Salazar vs. Marlon Vera
Anthony Christodoulou vs. Scott Holtzman