On Saturday, April 26, the UFC will host UFC 172: Jones vs. Teixeira from the Baltimore Arena in Baltimore.

In the night’s main event, light heavyweight champion Jon Jones will look for his seventh title defense as he takes on hard-charging Brazilian Glover Teixeira. The 26-year-old Jones has been out of action since his 25-minute war against Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 165 in September. Jones retained his belt with a controversial decision win. For Teixeira, the fight will mark a chance to extend his gaudy 20-fight winning streak that includes 18 stoppages.

The co-main event also takes place in the 205-pound division as Phil Davis and Anthony “Rumble” Johnson look to put themselves in title contention with a win. Davis extended his record to 12-1 (with one no-contest) by eking out a decision over former champion Lyoto Machida in August. Johnson will make his return to the promotion after stringing together six straight wins outside the Octagon. The 30-year-old was released from the promotion following UFC 142 for missing weight for the third time with the promotion.

Also on the pay-per-view main card, former Strikeforce middleweight champion Luke Rockhold meets Tim Boetsch, hard-nosed lightweight Jim Miller locks horns with Yancy Medeiros, and talented featherweights Andre Fili and Max Holloway face off.

The action kicks off Saturday at 7:30 p.m. ET with one fight streaming on the promotion’s digital network, UFC Fight Pass. Four additional bouts will follow on Fox Sports 1 at 8 p.m. ET, with the five-fight main card beginning at 10 p.m. ET live on pay-per-view.

For the full results and recap of the event, click here.

Once the event is in the books, what is more fun to do afterwards that doesn’t belong in a commercial entitled What Happens in Vegas, Stays in Vegas? You guessed it: hanging out with The MMA Corner’s Josh Davis, Jason Schielke and Justin Fuller as they break down all of the action prior to the event’s post-fight press conference. The live video stream will begin immediately following the main event. Be sure to join us by either watching the video above or joining our hangout on Google+. Do you have a question or a topic you’d like the hosts to discuss? Send them a tweet @TheMMACorner or post in the question and answer section of the hangout.

Pay-Per-View Main Card
Jon Jones vs. Glover Teixeira – for light heavyweight title
Phil Davis vs. Anthony Johnson
Tim Boetsch vs. Luke Rockhold
Yancy Medeiros vs. Jim Miller
Andre Fili vs. Max Holloway
Fox Sports 1 Preliminary Card
Joseph Benavidez vs. Timothy Elliott
Takanori Gomi vs. Isaac Vallie-Flagg
Bethe Correia vs. Jessamyn Duke
Charlie Brenneman vs. Danny Castillo
Fight Pass Preliminary Card
Chris Beal vs. Patrick Williams

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Josh Davis is the owner and President of The MMA Corner, LLC. He has been a fan of mixed martial arts since seeing UFC 1 in his hometown. In addition to his The MMA Corner responsibilities, Josh is the editor of Scrapp! Fight Magazine. Josh has also written for MMA Unleashed and MMA Sports magazines. Josh also manages some of Colorado's best up and coming fighters and is dedicated to the positive promotion of the sport.