UFC On Fox 5 ‘Road To The Octagon’ Special To Air Sunday

UFC and Fox have partnered up to present another “Road to the Octagon” special head of next Saturday’s UFC on Fox: Henderson vs. Diaz event.

The special will air Sunday on Fox either before or after local NFL coverage. Start times depend on if you receive early or late games.

“Road to the Octagon” previews the main card fighters for the event, including UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson. “Smooth” will defend his title against Nate Diaz in the main event.

Other bouts featured include Mauricio “Shogun” Rua vs. Alexander Gustafsson and Rory MacDonald vs. a returning BJ Penn.

A replay of the program will air on Tuesday at 9 p.m. ET on Fuel TV.

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