UFC 142

June 4, 2011
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UFC 142 posterUFC 142 Aldo vs. Mendes (UFC Rio 2)
Date: January 14, 2012
Venue: HSBC Arean
Location: Brazil


Fighter Awards & Bonuses ($65,000 each)
– Knockout of the Night: Edson Barboza, Jr.
– Submission of the Night: Rousimar Palhares
– Fight of The Night: Edson Barboza, Jr. and Terry Etim


UFC 142 Rio Play-by-Play




Main Card (on Pay-Per-View):
-Jose Aldo (21-1; #1 Featherweight) vs. Chad Mendes (11-0; #2 Featherweight)
-Vitor Belfort (20-9; #8 Middleweight) vs. Anthony Johnson (10-3)
-Rousimar Palhares (13-3) vs. Mike Massenzio (13-5)
-Erick Silva (13-1) vs. Carlo Prater (29-10-1)
-Edson Barboza, Jr. (9-0) vs. Terry Etim (15-3)

Preliminary Bouts (on FX):
-Thiago Tavares (16-4-1) vs. Sam Stout (17-6-1)
-Gabriel Gonzaga (12-6) vs. Edinaldo Oliveira (13-0-1)
-Yuri Alcantara (26-3) vs. Michihiro Omigawa (13-10-1)
-Ricardo Funch (8-2) vs. Mike Pyle (21-8-1)

Preliminary Bout (on Facebook):
-Felipe Arantes (13-4) vs. Antonio Carvalho (13-4)

*Based on the MMAWeekly.com World MMA Rankings

UFC 142 Start Times:
Prelim on Facebook: Approx 7:30 p.m. ET/4:30 p.m. PT (Live)
Prelims on FX: 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT (Live)
Main Card on PPV: 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT (Live)

  • Scotty B

    Belfort vs Johnson surely wil not end up in a decision, and it’ll be a horrible nightmare for Johnson. Not a good idea to jump at 185 too soon.