Feb 2, 2013; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Jose Aldo with his team during UFC 156 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

Watch Countdown to UFC 163 (Video)

FUEL TV debuted the one-hour long Countdown to UFC 163 special on Tuesday night in anticipation of this weekend’s event at the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The show highlighted the main event bout between featherweight champion Jose Aldo and challenger Chan Sung Jung, along with a co-main event that will feature former lightweight champion Lyoto Machida and Phil Davis.

If you missed out on the episode last night, you can still catch up with all of the action and story lines leading up to Saturday’s showdown.

Check out the Countdown to UFC 163 videos featuring Jose Aldo vs. Chan Sung Jung and Phil Davis vs. Lyoto Machida below.

Here is the complete fight card for Saturday night’s event in Rio de Janeiro:


  • Jose Aldo vs. Chan Sung Jung - for featherweight title
  • Phil Davis vs. Lyoto Machida
  • Cezar Ferreira vs. Thiago Santos
  • Thales Leites vs. Tom Watson
  • John Lineker vs. Jose Maria Tome


  • Vinny Magalhaes vs. Anthony Perosh
  • Sheila Gaff vs. Amanda Nunes
  • Neil Magny vs. Sergio Moraes
  • Ian McCall vs. Iliarde Santos
  • Josh Clopton vs. Rani Yahya
  • Francimar Barroso vs. Ednaldo Oliveira
  • Viscardi Andrade vs. Bristol Marunde

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