UFC 165 Start Time: When and Where to Watch Jones vs. Gustafsson

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UFC 165 Start Time: When and Where to Watch Jones vs. Gustafsson

Greatness within reach.

On Saturday night, that hotly debated slogan penned for UFC 165 will see one of two conclusions: Either Jon Jones will decimate a similarly tall and similarly long opponent en route to his record sixth title defense, or Alexander Gustafsson will positively shock the world by toppling the nigh unstoppable light heavyweight kingpin.

Regardless of the outcome, you're going to want to tune in.

Factor in the epic bantamweight championship showdown between interim champ Renan Barao and Eddie Wineland and you have a fight card that's almost guaranteed to deliver thrills.

Here's a full breakdown of the timeline for UFC 165.

Full Fight Card and Start Times
Main Card Pay-per-view 10PM EST
UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson
UFC Interim Bantamweight Champion Renan Barao vs. Eddie Wineland
Matt Mitrione vs. Brendan Schaub
Francis Carmont vs. Constantinos Philippou
Pat Healy vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov
Televised Preliminary Card Fox Sports 1 8PM EST
Myles Jury vs. Mike Ricci
Ivan Menjivar vs. Wilson Reis
Chris Clements vs. Stephen Thompson
Mitch Gagnon vs. Dustin Kimura
Online Preliminary Card Facebook 6PM EST
Renee Forte vs. Jon Makdessi
Jesse Ronson vs. Michel Prazeres
Alex Caceres vs. Roland Delorme
Nandor Guelmino vs. Daniel Omielanczuk

Via UFC.com

 

Fight Night 28 Key Stats

Jon Jones' UFC record reach: 84.5 inches

Distance knockdown defense ("Chin") shared by both Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson: 100 percent

Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images

Takedown defense rate shared by both Jon Jones and Khabib Nurmagomedov: 100 percent

Percent of time Jon Jones is in control when a fight hits the canvas: 99 percent

Average combined significant strikes per minute of Renan Barao and Eddie Wineland: 21.6 

Matt Mitrione's total career takedown attempts: Zero

 

*Stats courtesy of Fightnomics Reed

 



Artem Moshkovich is a Featured Columnist for Bleacher Report. Follow him on Twitter for MMA news and more. 

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