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UFC 128 fight card and video preview

Mauricio "Shogun" Rua, from Brazil, holds the belt

Mauricio "Shogun" Rua, from Brazil, holds the belt after knocking out fellow Brazilian Lyoto Machida in the first round to win the light heavyweight title fight at UFC 113 in Montreal. (May 8, 2010) (Credit: AP)

For those of you wondering if you should make the trek to Newark for UFC 128, have a look at the fight card and the video preview below. The card is quite impressive, and it's backloaded with tons of Jersey guys, which makes sense given that the fights are at The Prudential Center.

On pay-per-view

Mauricio "Shogun" Rua vs. Jon "Bones" Jones (light heavyweight championship)
Urijah Faber vs. Eddie Wineland
Jim Miller vs. Kamal Shalorus
Nate Marquardt vs. Dan Miller
Brendan Schaub vs. Mirko Cro Cop

Prelims on Spike

Luiz Cane vs. Eliot Marshall
Edson Barboza vs. Anthony Njokuani

Prelims on

Ricardo Almeida vs. Mike Pyle
Kurt Pellegrino vs. Gleison Tibau


Joseph Benavidez vs. Ian Loveland
Costantinos Philippou vs. Nick Catone
Raphael Assuncao vs. Erik Koch

Tags: ufc 128 , new jersey , mauricio "shogun" rua , jon jones , urijah faber , eddie wineland , jim miller , kamal shalorus , nate marquardt , yoshihiro akiyama , brendan schaub , mirko cro cop , luiz cane , eliot marshall , edson barboza , anthony njokuani , ricardo almeida , mike pyle , kurt pellegrino , gleison tibau , joseph benavidez , ian loveland , dan miller , nick catone

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