UFC 173 takes place this Saturday, May 24th in Las Vegas, Nevada at the MGM Grand Garden Arena—with a main event featuring Renan Barao (31-1, 1 NC) vs T.J. Dillashaw (9-2) for the UFC Bantamweight Championship. Countdown to UFC 173 originally aired on Fox Sports 1 on Sunday, May 18th at 8 pm EST.
The UFC 173 countdown show spotlighted the fight card’s top 3 bouts, in addition to the main event, a match up of former Olympian wrestlers competing for the next light heavyweight title shot—Dan Henderson (30-11) vs. Daniel Cormier (14-0). And a welterweight matchup between top 5 fighters, Jake Ellenberger (29-7) vs. Robbie Lawler (22-10, 1 NC).
Renan Barao vs. T.J. Dillashaw
Daniel Cormier vs. Dan Henderson
Robbie Lawler vs. Jake Ellenberger