UFC 142: Aldo vs. Mendes Countdown [Video]


On Saturday we will find out of Chad Mendes can figure out a way to take the featherweight title from the dominant Jose Aldo at UFC 142 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Last night FUEL TV aired the “Countdown” episode for this main event.

Part 1

Part 2



Where: HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

When: Saturday, Jan. 14 at 10:00 p.m. EDT

Watch: Preliminary fights at 8 p.m. ET on FX, main card fights at 10 p.m. ET on pay-per-view; online pay-per-view streaming (must pay $44.99) at UFC.tv, Yahoo! Sports, UStream, Android or iPhone.

Main Card

Featherweight Championship: Jose Aldo (c) vs. Chad Mendes

Middleweight Bout: Vitor Belfort vs. Anthony Johnson

Middleweight Bout: Rousimar Palhares vs. Mike Massenzio

Welterweight Bout: Erick Silva vs. Carlo Prater

Lightweight Bout: Edson Barboza vs. Terry Etim


Preliminary Card

Lightweight Bout: Thiago Tavares vs. Sam Stout

Heavyweight Bout: Gabriel Gonzaga vs. Ednaldo Oliveira

Featherweight Bout: Yuri Alcantara vs. Michihiro Omigawa

Welterweight Bout: Ricardo Funch vs. Mike Pyle

Featherweight Bout: Felipe Arantes vs. Antonio Carvalho