Spike TV will be airing UFC 70: Nations Collide on tape delay Saturday, April 21st at 9:00 PM EST.
As previously reported by MMAWeekly.com, UFC 70 will be airing on Spike TV in the United States instead of airing on pay-per-view or HBO. The news was officially confirmed in an announcement by Spike TV earlier today.
Instead of airing live as previously planned, the event will air in the United States on a tape delay and will begin airing on Saturday, April 21st at 9:00 PM (Eastern Time/Pacific Time).
Spike TV has confirmed that they will air four fights with the possibility of a fifth. The four guaranteed fights are Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic vs. Gabriel Gonzaga, Andrei Arlovski vs. Fabricio Werdum, Forrest Griffin vs. Ryoto Machida, and Elvis Sinosic vs. Michael Bisping.