UFC 259 is coming quickly as Jan Blachowicz vs Israel Adesanya headlines an enormous evening of MMA champion motion.
The UFC’s subsequent essential occasion guarantees to be one of many greatest lately with three world titles on the road.
Middleweight champion Israel Adesanya set to face Jan Blachowicz for mild heavyweight crown
The essential occasion will see Blachowicz defend his mild heavyweight crown towards present middleweight champion Adesanya as he takes the category leap.
Meanwhile, Amanda Nunes will put her featherweight gold on the road towards Megan Anderson and bantamweight champion Petr Yan will tackle Aljamain Sterling.
Here’s every little thing it’s essential to find out about UFC 259 …
UFC 259: start date and time
The essential occasion is because of happen within the early hours of Sunday March 6 for UK followers.
It takes place on the UFC APEX Center in Las Vegas.
British followers can count on the headline fight between Blachowicz and Adesanya to start round 5 a.m.
UFC 259: TV and Live Streaming
UFC 259 will air on BT Sport 2 with protection beginning at 1 a.m.
It shall be streamed live on BT Sport’s web site and app for subscribers.
EE cell clients will be capable to get a FREE three month trial of BT Sport by texting SPORT at 150. You can then cancel the trial at any time.
The first preliminaries shall be broadcast on UFC Fight Pass and within the US, all prelims shall be broadcast concurrently on ESPN, ESPN Deportes and ESPN + in English and Spanish.
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Subject to vary
MAIN EVENT: Jan Blachowicz (c) vs. Israel Adesanya, mild heavyweight
Amanda Nunes (c) v Megan Anderson, feminine featherweight Petr Yan (c) v Aljamain Sterling, bantamweight Aleksandar Rakic v Thiago Santos, mild heavyweight Dominick Cruz v Casey Kenney, bantamweight
Song Yadong vs. Kyler Phillips, Bantamweight Kennedy Nzechukwu vs. Carlos Ulberg, Light Heavyweight Sean Brady vs. Jake Matthews, Welterweight Rogerio Bontorin vs. Kai Kara-France, Flyweight Uros Medic vs. Aalon Cruz, Lightweight Trevin Jones vs. Mario Bautista, Bantamweight Joseph Benavidez vs. Askar Askarov, flyweight Islam Makhachev versus Drew Dober, light-weight Tim Elliott versus Jordan Espinosa, flyweight Amanda Lemos versus Livia Renata Souza, strawweight ladies
Featherweight Champion Amanda Nunes To Be In Action At UFC 259 UFC 259: What’s Said?
Jan Blachowicz: “I see KO within the second spherical. High left kick to the top. That’s what I see, sure.
“I’m nonetheless the underdog and I all the time win the fight. That’s very nice. I’m blissful. I could possibly be the underdog each time.
“Maybe after this fight when I win this fight – I believe I will win this fight – maybe after this fight people will start to believe in me, to respect me and that’s it.”
“But anyway, I do not care.
“A shaggy dog story, after beating [Luke] Rockhold, I used to be additionally an underdog there and a man after the fight got here to me and stated ‘thanks my buddy, as a result of because of you I’m a wealthy man proper now’ and I stated what occurred?
“He stated that because of me he gained $ 50,000. So it is good to listen to one thing like that after that.
“Maybe right after this fight someone will make a lot of money as well.”