The UFC heads to Japan for a late-Friday, early-Saturday morning Fight Pass-only streamed event.
UFC Fight Night 52 begins Saturday morning at 12:30 a.m. ET from the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. The main event boasts Roy Nelson against Mark Hunt in a scheduled five-round collision.
Nelson (20-9) has won seven of 12 Octagon fights overall, while Hunt (9-8-1) is 4-2-1 in his UFC career.
Other planned main card bouts include Myles Jury against Takanori Gomi, Amir Sadollah vs. Yoshihiro Akiyama, Miesha Tate vs. Rin Nakai, Kiichi Kunimoto vs. Richard Walsh and Kyoji Horiguchi vs. Jon Delos Reyes. The main card starts at 3:30 a.m. ET following six prelim fights that includes Alex Caceres-Masanori Kanehara and Katsunori Kikuno-Sam Sicilia.
Below is the complete fight card:
MAIN CARD (UFC Fight pass/3:30 a.m. ET)
Heavyweight: Roy Nelson vs. Mark Hunt
Lightweight: Myles Jury vs. Takanori Gomi
Welterweight: Yoshihiro Akiyama vs. Amir Sadollah
Female Bantamweight: Miesha Tate vs. Rin Nakai
Welterweight: Richard Walsh vs. Kiichi Kunimoto
Flyweight: Kyoji Horiguchi vs. Jon Delos Reyes
PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass/12:30 a.m. ET)
Bantamweight: Alex Caceres vs. Masenori Kanehara
Featherweight: Sam Sicilia vs. Katsunori Kikuno
Welterweight: Hyun Gyu Lim vs. Takenori Sato
Bantamweight: Michinori Tanaka vs. Kyung Ho Kang
Lightweight: Johnny Case vs. Kazuki Tokudome
Featherweight: Maximo Blanco vs. Dan Hooker