Spike TV UFC Programming for the Week September 3 - September 9. Below please find the complete listing of UFC related programming on Spike TV for the broadcast week of Monday, September 3 through Sunday, September 9.
Telecasts Wednesday, September 5 (9:00 PM - 10:00 PM, ET/PT).
Scott "Hands of Steel" Smith makes his UFC debut against "The Soul Assassin" David Terrell. Welterweight Karo "The Heat" Parisyan fights Nick "The Goat" Thompson. Former UFC World Middleweight Champion Evan Tanner does battle with "The Executioner" Justin Levens. Lightweight Rick Davis goes up against Melvin Guillard . In the final fight of the night, Middleweight "Handsome" Matt Wiman takes on Spencer "The King" Fisher.
Telecasts Wednesday, September 5 (10:00 PM - 11:00 PM, ET/PT).
Andrei Arlovski vs Aaron Brink
Andrei Arlovski vs Vladimir Matyushenko
Paul Buentello vs Justin Eilers
Forrest Griffin vs Bill Mahood
UFC 75 Countdown: Jackson vs. Henderson
Premieres Wednesday, September 5 (11:00 PM - Midnight, ET/PT); Encore Thursday, September 6 (10:00 PM - 11:00 PM, ET/PT) & Saturday, September 8 (6:00 PM - 7:00 PM, ET/PT)
UFC 75 Countdown: Jackson vs. Henderson is an exciting one-hour preview of the upcoming UFC 75: Champion vs. Champion event to be broadcast on Spike TV, Saturday, September 8, from London, England. Countdown will feature exclusive interviews with UFC light heavyweight champion Quinton "Rampage" Jackson and his opponent, PRIDE Fighting Champion Dan Henderson. The show will get up close and personal with each fighter as they allow viewers into their training camps to witness their grueling regiments. Also featured - a preview of the upcoming fight between British light heavyweight Michael Bisping and
his The Ultimate Fighter 3 rival, Matt Hamill, as well as a look at the heavyweight bout featuring PRIDE and K-1 veteran Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic against French Muay Thai kickboxer Cheick Kongo.
Telecasts Thursday, September 6 (11:00 PM - Midnight, ET/PT).
For the first time on basic cable, Matt Hughes is up against Royce Gracie from UFC 60s highly anticipated non-title fight. Also featuring fights from both coaches from The Ultimate Fighter 5 - Jens Pulver takes on John Lewis and BJ Penn battles Din Thomas and Caol Uno.
UFC 70: Nations Collide
Telecasts Friday, September 7 (9:00 PM - Midnight, ET/PT).
On April 21st, 2007, Spike TV will present another UFC live fight - UFC 70: Nations Collide. The event is currently scheduled in Manchester, England and will feature such fighters as Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipović, Michael Bisping and Andrei Arlovski.
Telecasts Saturday, September 8 (7:00 PM - 8:00 PM, ET/PT).
From UFC 65, George St. Pierre challenges Matt Hughes again for the UFC Welterweight title, and from UFC 62 Chuck Liddell faces off against Renato Sobral
Telecasts Saturday, September 8 (8:00 PM - 9:00 PM, ET/PT).
Welterweight Thiago "Pitbull" Alves faces Derrick "The Eraser" Noble and then battles "The Russian" Ansar Chalangov. Light Heavyweight Jason Lambert makes his UFC debut against Rob "Maximus" McDonald. In the main event, the "Huntington Beach Bad Boy" Tito Ortiz takes on The Ultimate Fighter 1 champion Forrest Griffin.
UFC 75: Champion vs. Champion
Premieres Saturday, September 8 (9:00 PM - 12:30 AM, ET/PT).
Tune into Spike TV for the first ever basic cable presentation of a UFC Title Fight. From the 02 Arena in London, England, Quinton Rampage Jackson battles Dan Henderson in a five round bout for the Light Heavyweight Championship.