Following last weekend's UFC 142 prelims, the UFC makes its full-fledged debut on FX this Friday with UFC on FX 1, headlined by an explosive lightweight match-up between Melvin Guillard (29-9-2) and Jim Miller (20-3).
The main card is set is air at 9 p.m. ET on FX, live from Nashville, Tennessee's Bridgestone Arena. Welterweights Josh Neer (32-10-1) vs. Duane Ludwig (22-11), bantamweights Mike Easton (11-1) vs. Jared Papazian (14-6), and heavyweights Pat Barry (6-4) vs. Christian Morecraft (7-2) also are slated for network broadcast.
The complete international broadcast schedule of the main card is as follows (via MMAFighting.com).
Sportsnet One -- Canada
TVA (French) -- Canada
FOX Deportes (Spanish broadcast) -- United States and Latin America
SKY Sport 2 -- New Zealand
ONE HD -- Australia
Balls -- Phillipines
ESPN UK -- UK
SKY Italia -- Italia
OSN -- United Arab Emirates
CANAL + Sport -- Sweden, Denmark, Norway
MTV3 -- Finland
* If your home country is not listed above, check UFC.TV for viewing options.
A three-hour broadcast of the preliminary card will air live on Fuel TV beginning at 6 p.m. ET. in the United States. Middleweights Jorge Rivera (19-9) vs. Eric Schafer (12-6-2), lightweights Kamal Shalorus (7-1-2) vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov (16-0), welterweights Charlie Brenneman (14-3) vs. Daniel Roberts (12-3), featherweights Daniel Pineda (15-7) vs. Pat Schilling (5-0), bantamweights Joseph Sandoval (6-1) vs. Nick Denis (10-2), and lightweights Fabricio Camoes (13-6-1) vs. Tommy Hayden (8-0) highlight the action.
Fuel TV prelims will solely be available inside the United States. Additionally, UFC on FX 1 weigh-ins will air live on Fuel TV at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, as will a post-fight show following Friday's main event.
UFC on FX 1 takes place on January 20, 2012. The complete UFC on FX 1 fight card can be found below.
Main card (FX):
Lightweight: Jim Miller vs. Melvin Guillard
Welterweight: Josh Neer vs. Duane Ludwig
Bantamweight: Mike Easton vs. Jared Papazian
Heavyweight: Pat Barry vs. Christian Morecraft
Preliminary card (Fuel TV):
Middleweight: Jorge Rivera vs. Eric Schafer
Lightweight: Kamal Shalorus vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov
Welterweight: Charlie Brenneman vs. Daniel Roberts
Featherweight: Daniel Pineda vs. Pat Schilling
Bantamweight: Joseph Sandoval vs. Nick Denis
Lightweight: Fabricio Camoes vs. Tommy Hayden