What Time & TV Channel Is the Johnson vs. Reis Fight on Today?

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Seeking to successfully defend his UFC flyweight championship for the 10th time in a row, Demetrious Johnson takes on Wilson Reis Saturday night at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri.

Here’s everything you need to know to watch the night’s main event:

Demetrious Johnson vs. Wilson Reis Viewing Info

Date: Saturday, April 15, 2017

Start Time: The main card starts at 8 p.m. ET. Johnson vs. Reis, which is fourth on the card, will start around 10:30 p.m. ET

TV Channel: Fox

Live Stream: Sling TV (certain markets) or Fox Sports Go. You can click here for a complete rundown of how to watch the entire card online

Odds: Johnson (-850); Reis (+420), per OddsShark.com


Fight Night Kansas City: Demetrious Johnson – Chasing PerfectionDemetrious Johnson continues his chase at perfection in Kansas City, as he attempts to defend his belt for the 10th consecutive time.2017-04-14T17:42:18.000Z

Widely regarded as the pound-for-pound UFC champ right now, “Mighty Mouse”, whose last loss came in October 2011, would tie Anderson Silva’s record for most consecutive title defenses with a win Saturday night. But he’s not prepared to stop there.

“Ten is just a stepping stone. The ultimate goal is 11,” he said. “It’s like Floyd Mayweather when he got to 49-0. Why would you stop there? You can easily get to 50-0 and be the only fighter to ever do it. No, I’m going past 10; my goal is to go past 10.”

For Reis, it’s his first shot at UFC gold. He enters off three consecutive wins, and the Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt has proven to be dangerous in close quarters, but he’s going to need a once-in-a-lifetime performance to end DJ’s reign.

And even that may not be enough.

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