Originally posted on 5thRound.com  |  Last updated 1/28/13
Now that the Octagon’s 2013 primetime debut has entered the record books, it’s time for the UFC to turn their attention to their next show. “UFC 156: Aldo vs. Edgar” takes place this Saturday and features a featherweight superfight between champion Jose Aldo and Frankie Edgar (Pictured). A heavyweight shootout with former Strikeforce stars Alistair Overeem and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva serves as the co-main event. The UFC’s Facebook page kicks off the festivities by streaming the night’s first two scraps live at 6:35PM ET/3:35PM PT. FX will then broadcast the remaining four prelims at 8PM ET/5PM PT. The pay-per-view begins immediately after starting at 10PM ET/7PM PT. Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada hosts the gig. Here is the show’s official agenda: Preliminary Card: (Facebook 6:35PM ET/3:35PM PT) Edwin Figueroa vs. Francisco Rivera Chico Camus vs. Dustin Kimura (FX 8PM ET/5PM PT) Yves Edwards vs. Isaac Vallie-Flagg Jacob Volkmann vs. Bobby Green Tyron Woodley vs. Jay Hieron Evan
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