On Thursday, Feb. 21, the UFC will hold a pre-fight press conference for its upcoming UFC 157 event which takes place from the Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif. on Saturday, Feb. 23.

The press conference will feature UFC President Dana White as well as women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey, who will compete in the Octagon for the first time against former Strikeforce title challenger Liz Carmouche. The historic bout will mark the first women’s fight in the promotion’s history.

In addition to the main event, the main card also features former light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida battling former Pride and Strikeforce champion Dan Henderson, longtime WEC featherweight kingpin Urijah Faber will rematch Ivan Menjivar in a bantamweight affair, Ultimate Fighter 11 winner Court McGee will make his welterweight debut against Josh Neer, and former title challenger Josh Koscheck will welcome Robbie Lawler back to the UFC.

The event will feature a total of 12 bouts. The pay-per-view main card will feature five bouts, while the preliminary card will be split between a two-hour, four-fight showcase on FX and an additional three bouts will stream via the promotion’s YouTube page.

Saturday’s main card will air live on pay-per-view starting at 10 p.m. ET. The FX portion of the preliminary card will kick off at 8 p.m ET and the YouTube bouts will begin at 6:30 p.m ET.

The press conference will begin at 4 p.m. ET. A full stream of the action will appear below.

The UFC 157 card:

PPV Main Card
Ronda Rousey vs. Liz Carmouche – for women’s bantamweight title
Dan Henderson vs. Lyoto Machida
Urijah Faber vs. Ivan Menjivar
Court McGee vs. Josh Neer
Josh Koscheck vs. Robbie Lawler
FX Preliminary Card
Lavar Johnson vs. Brendan Schaub
Mike Chiesa vs. Anton Kuivanen
Dennis Bermudez vs. Matt Grice
Sam Stout vs. Caros Fodor
YouTube Preliminary Card
Brock Jardine vs. Kenny Robertson
Neil Magny vs. Jon Manley
Nah-Shon Burrell vs. Yuri Villefort

Photo: Ronda Rousey (Rob Tatum/The MMA Corner)