UFC 128: Shogun vs. Jones Will Offer Two “Facebook” Prelims (Ricardo Almeida vs. Mike Pyle and Kurt Pellegrino vs. Gleison Tibau)

For the fifth consecutive event, UFC will begin the broadcast portion of their preliminary fights on Facebook. March 19th at UFC 128: Shogun vs. Jones, the welterweight contest between Ricardo Almeida and Mike Pyle as well as a 155 lb. fight that matches Kurt Pellegrino against Gleison Tibau, will both stream live on http://facebook.com/UFC prior to the Spike TV preliminary broadcast. The Facebook portion of the show will begin at 8 PM ET. Spike TV goes live with Edson Barboza vs. Anthony Njokuani and Eliot Marshal vs. Luis Cane at 9 PM ET.

In order to gain “access” to the fights, fans will need to “like” the organization’s official page on Facebook.

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Source: Sherdog.com