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Monday, 10/03/2011, 09:16 am

Countdown To UFC 136 Airs Tonight On Spike


The typical one-hour pre-fight hype show, for all UFC pay-per-view events, kicks off tonight on Spike TV for UFC 136.

UFC 136 is set for October 8 from the Toyota Center in Houston Texas. The pay-per-view event will feature a main event for the UFC’s lightweight title in a trilogy fight between champion Frankie Edgar and Challenger Gray Maynard as well as a featherweight title fight in the co-main event slot between Jose Aldo and Kenny Florian.

Tonight’s countdown show is set to air at 11 p.m. ET/PT and will take you deep into the UFC 136 main and co-main event fighter’s camps.

Replays of tonight’s broadcast will also air on Friday at 9 a.m. ET/PT and Saturday at 6 p.m. ET on Spike and Friday at 1:30 a.m. ET (10:30 p.m. PT Thursday) on Versus.

The full UFC 136 card includes:

MAIN CARD: (Pay-per-view)
• Champ Frankie Edgar vs. Gray Maynard (for lightweight title)
• Champ Jose Aldo vs. Kenny Florian (for featherweight title)
• Chael Sonnen vs. Brian Stann
• Melvin Guillard vs. Joe Lauzon
• Leonard Garcia vs. Nam Phan

PRELIMINARY CARD: (Spike TV)
• Demian Maia vs. Jorge Santiago
• Anthony Pettis vs. Jeremy Stephens

PRELIMINARY CARD:
• Joey Beltran vs. Stipe Miocic
• Darren Elkins vs. Tiequan Zhang
• Eric Schafer vs. Aaron Simpson
• Steve Cantwell vs. Mike Massenzio



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