On Saturday, Nov. 17, the UFC makes its first trip to Argentina, hosting UFC Fight Night 140: Magny vs. Ponzinibbio from the Parque Roca Arena in Buenos Aires.

The night’s main event features a match-up between Ultimate Fighter veterans as Neil Magny takes on fellow welterweight Santiago Ponzinibbio. Magny enters the headlining affair having won three of his last four. Among those victories are decisions wins over former titleholders Johny Hendricks and Carlos Condit. Ponzinibbio, meanwhile, will have the opportunity to fight in front of his hometown crowd. The Argentinian has reeled off six straight wins, including three by knockout.

The 12-fight event kicks off with two fights streaming live on UFC Fight Pass at 7 p.m. ET. Four additional preliminary-card bouts follow at 8 p.m. ET on Fox Sports 1, with the six-fight main card airing live at 10 p.m. ET, also on Fox Sports 1.



The fighters hit the scales at 5 p.m. ET on Friday, Nov. 16. Video of the action (courtesy of the UFC) appears above, while the results will be posted below.

Fox Sports 1 Main Card
Neil Magny (171) vs. Santiago Ponzinibbio (171)
Darren Elkins (145) vs. Ricardo Lamas (145.5)
Khalil Rountree (204.5) vs. Johnny Walker (205.5)
Cezar Ferreira (185.5) vs. Ian Heinisch (185)
Guido Cannetti (135.5) vs. Marlon Vera (135.5)
Poliana Botelho (115.5) vs. Cynthia Calvillo (118)*
Fox Sports 1 Preliminary Card
Bartosz Fabinski (170) vs. Michel Prazeres (170.5)
Alexandre Pantoja (125.5) vs. Ulka Sasaki (125.5)
Austin Arnett (145.5) vs. Humberto Bandenay (145.5)
Hector Aldana (169.5) vs. Laureano Staropoli (169)
UFC Fight Pass Preliminary Card
Jesus Pinedo (156) vs. Devin Powell (155)
Anderson dos Santos (144.5) vs. Nad Narimani (145.5)

* – Calvillo missed the strawweight limit of 116 pounds and was fined 20 percent of her fight purse

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