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UFC 178 Video Preview Featuring “Mighty Mouse,” Cariaso, Alvarez, Cerrone

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The UFC has released an extended preview for the upcoming UFC 178 pay-per-view that features flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson defending his title against Chris Cariaso and the debut of Eddie Alvarez.

Set for September 27, Johnson and Cariaso will serve as the main event, with five rounds of action planned.

Alvarez, who left Bellator as lightweight champion, will be taking on Donald Cerrone in his first Octagon appearance. The event also features Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier and the return of Cat Zingano and Dominick Cruz.

Check out the complete lineup for the night and the extended preview below. FightLine will have complete play-by-play coverage of the card, along with all your pre- and post-fight news and information.

MAIN CARD (PPV/10 p.m. ET)

UFC Flyweight Championship
Demetrious Johnson (c) vs. Chris Cariaso

Lightweight: Donald Cerrone vs. Eddie Alvarez

Featherweight: Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier

Middleweight: Tim Kennedy vs. Yoel Romero

Female Bantamweight: Cat Zingano vs. Amanda Nunes

PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX Sports 1/8 p.m. ET)

Bantamweight: Dominick Cruz vs. Takeya Mizugaki

Lightweight: James Krause vs. Jorge Masvidal

Welterweight: Patrick Cote vs. Stephen Thompson

Welterweight: John Howard vs. Brian Ebersole

PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass/7 p.m. ET)

Lightweight: Kevin Lee vs. Jon Tuck

Bantamweight: Manny Gamburyan vs. Cody Gibson

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