UFC Fight Night 117: Saint Preux vs Okami Fight Live Stream, preview and predictions, How To Watch Saint Preux vs Okami Fight Live Stream, live update, what TV Channel, TV Schedule, Online streaming, odds & fight preview and more info.
UFC Fight Pass at 7:30 p.m. ET. Four additional prelims follow at 8 p.m. ET on FXX. The six-fight main card airs at 10 p.m. ET, also on FXX.Here is everything you need to know about UFC Fight Night in Japan when Ovince Saint Preux and Yushin Okami square off.
Saturday, the UFC returns to the Saitama Super Arena in Japan, the old stomping grounds of Pride FC. The card, which takes place on FXX, is heavy on Japanese talent, as well as other fighters from around the world looking to make memories in one of the most famous fight arenas on the planet.
In the main offering, Ovince Saint Preux will take UFC vet in Yushin Okami, who is making his return on a week’s notice. The Japanese legend fills in for Mauricio Rua, who fell off the card late in camp. It’s a big re-entry into the UFC for Okami and likely an uphill battle.
On late notice, Yushin Okami returns to the UFC to fill in for an injured Mauricio Rua. The Japanese fighter takes on Ovince Saint Preux in the light heavyweight division. Okami is a grinder that will be fighting up at 205, so he will have a clear size and strength disadvantage.
However, he has a style that could be good in this matchup, so he shouldn’t be counted out. Right now, outside the UFC, Okami is on a four-fight winning streak, though it’s been at a lower weight class against lower levels of competition. As for Saint Preux, he’s run into some rough times, as he was a potential title challenger that ran into a 2-3 run