UFC 197: Jones vs. Saint Preux PPV live results, discussion, play by playGet the Full StoryBlow-by-blow coverage for light-heavyweight phenom Jon Jones' return to the Octagon versus Ovince Saint Preux for the interim light-heavyweight title atop tonight's UFC 197 pay-per-view. Join us tonight on Bloody Elbow for live results, discussion and play-by-play as the UFC 197: Jones vs Saint Preux pay-per-view PPV goes off from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, NV.
Polarizing phenom Jon Jones is back, squaring off with Ovince Saint Preux for the UFC interim light-heavyweight championship in Daniel Cormier's absence. Flyweight juggernaut Demetrious Johnson heads up the co-main event in a title defense against the undefeated Henry Cejudo, the youngest American wrestler to snare a gold medal at the Olympics.
Also on the PPV card: Edson Barboza and former UFC WEC champ Anthony Pettis, two of the sport's most dynamic strikers, will duke it out in a lightweight bout, steadily progressing Aussie Robert Whittaker meets Brazilian whirlwind Rafael Natal in a middleweight contest and Team Alpha Male scrapper Andre "Touchy" Fili draws TUF: Latin America featherweight winner Yair Rodriguez.
Live coverage will commence with the PPV broadcast at 10 p.m. ET following the preliminary cards on Fox Sports 1 8 p.m. ET and UFC Fight Pass 6:30 p.m. ET . Check out this week's MMA Vivisection for UFC 197 predictions, analysis and betting odds.
UFC 197 PPV, 10 p.m. ET
Jon Jones vs. Ovince Saint Preux Interim LHW championship
Demetrious Johnson vs. Henry Cejudo FLW championship
Edson Barboza vs. Anthony Pettis
Rafael Natal vs. Robert Whittaker
Andre Fili vs. Yair Rodriguez