HEAVYWEIGHT CONTENDERS MATCHUP PUNCTUATES STACKED MONTH ON UFC FIGHT PASS
HEAVYWEIGHT CONTENDERS MATCHUP PUNCTUATES STACKED MONTH ON UFC FIGHT PASS®
ANDREI ARLOVSKI (#6) vs. JOSH BARNETT (#9) HEADLINES
UFC FIGHT PASS® EVENT
SEPTEMBER EXCLUSIVE FEATURED BOUTS:
YANCY MEDEIROS vs. SEAN SPENCER
RANDY BROWN vs. ERICK MONTANO
STEVIE RAY vs. ALAN PATRICK
Las Vegas, Nevada – September kicks off with a bang on UFC FIGHT PASS®, as No.6-ranked heavyweight contender Andrei Arlovski (25-12 1NC, fighting out of Chicago, Illinois, USA by way of Minsk, Belarus) battles No.9 Josh Barnett (34-8, fighting out of Fullerton, California, USA) in the main event of UFC FIGHT NIGHT®: ARLOVSKI vs. BARNETT Saturday in Hamburg, Germany. The event, which will stream live on UFC FIGHT PASS, will also feature two-time UFC® light heavyweight championship challenger and No.2-ranked contender Alexander Gustafsson (16-4, fighting out of Stockholm, Sweden) facing off with Jan Blachowicz (19-5, fighting out of Warsaw, Poland).
The UFC FIGHT NIGHT®: ARLOVSKI vs. BARNETT main card is available live on UFC FIGHT PASS starting at 3 p.m. ET/12p.m. PT on Saturday, September 3, with prelims beginning at 11:30 a.m. ET/8:30 a.m. PT.
“UFC FIGHT NIGHT®: ARLOVSKI vs. BARNETT marks the third live UFC event streamed on UFC FIGHT PASS in 2016,” UFC Senior Vice-President and UFC FIGHT PASS General Manager Eric Winter said. “With three more UFC cards scheduled before the year’s end for UFC FIGHT PASS, now is truly the time for fight fans to experience everything the platform has to offer.”
September will also see three UFC FIGHT PASS featured bouts. Prior to the UFC heavyweight championship bout at UFC® 203: MIOCIC vs. OVEREEM on Saturday, September 10, Yancy Medeiros (12-4 1NC, fighting out of Makaha, Hawaii, USA) and Sean Spencer (12-5, fighting out of Dallas, Texas, USA) will lock horns in a clash of lightweight standouts.
The Ultimate Fighter®: Latin America 2 winner Erick Montano (8-3, fighting out of Mexico City, Mexico) meets Dana White: Lookin’ for a Fight alumni Randy Brown (7-1, fighting out of Queens, New York, USA by way of Spanish Town, Jamaica) at UFC FIGHT NIGHT®: POIRIER vs. JOHNSON on Saturday, September 17.
To close out the month, lightweight prospects Alan Patrick (13-1, fighting out of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) and Stevie Ray (19-5, fighting out of Fife, Scotland) square off at UFC FIGHT NIGHT®: CYBORG vs. LANSBERG on Saturday, September 24 in Brasilia, Brazil.
UFC FIGHT PASS will stream an additional 10 live events from promotions around the world:
- Titan FC 41: Damm vs. Faria 3 on Friday, September 9
Carina Damm takes on Kalindra Faria in the inaugural Titan women’s bantamweight championship bout
- GLORY 33 SuperFight Series on Friday, September 9
Simon Marcus defends the GLORY middleweight championship against Jason Wilnis
- Cage Warriors 78 on Saturday, September 10
Paddy Pimblett and Johnny Frachey meet for the vacant Cage Warriors featherweight title – a title that UFC superstar Conor McGregor once held
- Pancrase 280 on Friday, September 10
Pancrase lightweight champ Kazuki Tokudome takes on challenger Takasuke Kume
- Eddie Bravo Invitational 8 on Sunday, September 11
16-man middleweight submission only jiu-jitsu tournament
- Shooto Japan on Sunday, September 18
Another thrilling event from the world’s oldest MMA organization
- Invicta FC 19: MAIA vs. MODAFFERI on Friday, September 23
Jennifer Maia defends her interim flyweight championship against Roxanne Madafferi
- EFN: Makhachkala on Saturday, September 24
Eurasia Fight Nights is back with a stellar live card of UFC FIGHT PASS
- AFC 125 on Wednesday, September 28
Alaska Fighting Championship makes its UFC FIGHT PASS live-event debut
- BRACE 43 on Friday, September 30
BRACE returns to New Zealand with a welterweight bout between Renan Secco and B.J. Bland
UFC FIGHT PASS is available on: personal computers, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Amazon Fire TV, iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, Android, Chromecast, Samsung Smart TV, LG Smart TV, Sony TVs with Android TV and Roku devices.
For more information or current fight news, visit ufc.com. All bouts live and subject to change.
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