On Saturday, Sept. 17, the UFC will host UFC Fight Night 94: Poirier vs. Johnson from the State Farm Arena in Hidalgo, Texas.
In the night’s main event, a pair of top-10 lightweight lock horns as Dustin Poirier takes on Michael Johnson. Louisiana’s Poirier has reeled off four straight wins since returning to 155 pounds after a lengthy stint at featherweight. The 27-year-old has stopped three of those four wins inside the first round, including a UFC 199 knockout of Bobby Green earlier this year. Johnson, meanwhile, enters the bout riding a two-fight skid. The former Ultimate Fighter runner-up has dropped back-to-back decisions to Beneil Dariush and Nate Diaz.
The co-main event features a middleweight battle between TUF alum Uriah Hall and Strikeforce veteran Derek Brunson. Hall will aim to bounce back from a decision loss to Robert Whittaker in November, while Brunson rides the momentum of three straight first-round knockouts.
The 12-fight event kicks off Saturday with two bouts streaming live on UFC Fight Pass at 7 p.m. ET. Four additional preliminary card bouts follow on Fox Sports 1 at 8 p.m. ET, with the six-fight main card airing at 10 p.m. ET, also on Fox Sports 1.
The fighters will hit the scales at 5 p.m. ET on Friday. A live video feed appears above (courtesy of the UFC), while the results appear below.
Fox Sports 1 Main Card
Dustin Poirier (156) vs. Michael Johnson (154.5)
Uriah Hall (185.5) vs. Derek Brunson (186)
Evan Dunham (156) vs. Rick Glenn (154.5)
Roan Carneiro (171) vs. Kenny Robertson (170.5)
Chris Wade (156) vs. Islam Makhachev (155.5)
Chas Skelly (146) vs. Maximo Blanco (145.5)
Fox Sports 1 Preliminary Card
Gabriel Benitez (145.5) vs. Sam Sicilia (146)
Augusto Montano (170.5) vs. Belal Muhammad (170.5)
Antonio Carlos Junior (185) vs. Leonardo Augusto Leleco (186)
Jose Quinonez (134.5) vs. Joey Gomez (135)
UFC Fight Pass Preliminary Card
Erick Montano (171) vs. Randy Brown (171)
Alejandro Perez (135) vs. Albert Morales (135)
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