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UFN 78 This Weekend In Mexico

ufc fight night 78

The Octagon heads south of the border to Mexico this Saturday night for UFC Fight Night 78.

Set from the Arena Monterrey in Monterrey, Mexico, the main event features a welterweight contest between Kelvin Gastelum and Neil Magny. Originally, Gastelum was to face Matt Brown, but a training injury sidelined Brown.

Also, Ricardo Lamas battles Diego Sanchez, Jussier Formiga faces off with Henry Cejudo in a key flyweight showdown and Efrain Escudero takes on Leandro Silva.

The main card and four prelims air on FOX Sports 1 after early prelims on UFC Fight Pass.

Below is the current lineup:

MAIN CARD (FOX Sports 1/10 p.m. ET)

Welterweight: Kelvin Gastelum vs. Neil Magny

Featherweight: Diego Sanchez vs. Ricardo Lamas

Flyweight: Henry Cejudo vs. Jussier Formiga

Lightweight: Efrain Escudero vs. Leandro Silva

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

Bantamweight: Erik Perez vs. Taylor Lapilus

Welterweight: Hector Urbina vs. Bartosz Fabinski

Bantamweight: Scott Jorgensen vs. Alejandro Perez

Featherweight: Andre Fili vs. Gabriel Benitez

PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass/6:45 p.m. ET)

Lightweight: Valmir Lazaro vs. Michel Prazeres

The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America 2 Lightweight Final
Enrique Barzola vs. Horacio Gutierrez

The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America 2 Welterweight Final
Erick Montano vs. Enrique Marin

Welterweight: Vernon Ramos vs. Alvaro Herrera

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