Fuel TV heeft laten weten om op 1 januari 2012 een ufc-marathon van 24 uur uit te zenden. Ook hebben ze bekend gemaakt om in 2012 zo’n 2000 uur UFC uit te zenden met meer dan 100 uur live gevechten, weigh-ins, preliminary bouts, pre- en post-fight shows.

George Greenberg, FUEL TV Executive Vice President en General Manager laat het volgende weten:

“We’re beyond excited for the monster launch of the UFC on FUEL TV and can’t wait for the ball to drop on New Year’s so we can finally unveil all this incredible programming,” says George Greenberg, FUEL TV Executive Vice President and General Manager. “On January 1, FUEL TV becomes the number-one television destination for UFC fans. We’re going to deliver amazing live fights, FOX-style pre- and post-fight shows with expert commentary, insightful news shows with exclusive material and powerful documentaries that followers of the UFC have never seen before.”
“We’re excited that FUEL TV will become the ultimate destination for UFC programming in 2012,” says Dana White, UFC President. “We knew when we made the partnership with the FOX Sports Media Group that FUEL TV would allow us to put on more programming than every other network. If you’re a fan of the UFC, you’ve got to have FUEL TV.”

De eerst weigh-in wordt uitgezonden op 13 januari, gevolgd door de Post-Fight Show op 14 januari.