UFC 253: Full Fight Card, Date, Time, and Streaming Details. When and where to watch UFC 253?
UFC 253 is September’s marquee event, one that will mark the start of second stint at the Fight Island Abu Dhabi. The event is tipped to give the fight of the year, which is also the headliner fight for the middleweight title, viz. Israel Adesanya Vs. Paulo Costa. Just like UFC 251 (Previously held feature Pay-per-view event at Fight Island), there will be two title fights, other one being the Light Heavyweight bout between Jan Blachowicz and Dominick Reyes, which will produce the new face of the weight division.
Apart from the feature fights, there are 9 more bouts lined up in the card, which makes UFC 253 an event full of supreme MMA action.
UFC 253 Full Fight Card
The fight card is stacked up, and at the weigh-ins most of the fighters successfully made it to the defined limit, however, Featherweights Zubaira Tukhugov and Ludovit Klein were found 4 pounds over the ideal mark (136-145 lbs). As a penalty, both these fighters will forfeit an undisclosed amount from their purse.
- Middleweight Title Fight (Main event): Israel Adesanya (19-0) Vs. Paulo Costa (13-0)
- Light Heavyweight Title Fight (Co-main): Jan Blachowicz (26-8) Vs. Dominick Reyes (12-1)
- Flyweight Fight: Kai Kara-France (21-8) Vs. Brandon Royval (11-4)
- Women Bantamweight Fight: Ketlen Vieira (10-1) Vs. Sijara Eubanks (7-4)
- Catchweight fight: Hakeem Dawodu (11-1-1) Vs. Zubaira Tukhugov (19-4-1)
- Lightweight Fight: Brad Riddell (8-1) Vs. Alex Da Silva Coelho (21-2)
- Welterweight Fight: Diego Sanchez (31-12) Vs. Jake Matthews (16-4)
- Catchweight fight: Shane Young (13-4) Vs. Ludovit Klein (16-2)
- Light Heavyweight Fight: William Knight (8-1) Vs. Aleksa Camur (6-0)
- Heavyweight Fight: Juan Espino (10-1) Vs. Jeff Hughes (10-3)
- Light Heavyweight Fight: Khadis Ibragimov (8-3) Vs. Danilo Marques (9-2)
UFC 253: Date and Time
UFC 253 will take place at Flash Forum, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi.
- US: September 26, 2020
- UK: September 27, 2020
- Australia: September 27, 2020
- India: September 27, 2020
- US: Early Prelims- 7 PM, ET. Preliminary- 8 PM, ET. Main Card- 10 PM, ET
- UK: Early Prelims- 12 AM, BST. Preliminary- 1 AM, BST. Main Card- 3 AM, BST
- Australia: Early Prelims- 9 AM AEST. Preliminary- 10 AM, AEST. Main Card- 12 PM, AEST
- India: Early Prelims- 4:30 AM, IST. Preliminary- 5:30 AM, IST. Main Card- 7:30 AM, IST
UFC 253: Telecast and Streaming Details
- US: Simulcast on ESPN, and ESPN+, and can be streamed through ESPN+
- UK: BT Sport 1, and can be streamed through BT Sport 1.
- Australia: ESPN, and can be streamed through Kayo.
- India: SONY TEN 2/TEN2 HD and TEN3/TEN 3 HD (Hindi), and can be streamed through SONY LIV app/website.
The event can be universally streamed through UFC Fight Pass.
Also, you can turn to The SportsRush.Com (UFC) on the respective date and catch the Live Updates of the event.
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