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UFC 288 UK Time: What is it?

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Mark your calendars and prepare for an adrenaline-fueled night as UFC 288 is set to deliver a lineup of thrilling fights.

For UK fans eager to catch the event, it’s crucial to know the UFC 288 UK time: Early Prelims kick off at 11:30 PM BST on Saturday, 6th May 2023, followed by Prelims at 1:00 AM BST on Sunday, 7th May 2023, both on UFC Fight Pass.

The highly anticipated Main Card will be broadcast on BT Sport from 3:00 AM on Sunday, May 7th, 2023.

How to Watch UFC 288 Early Prelims and Prelims in the UK

For those who want to catch the Early Prelims and Prelims, UFC Fight Pass is the platform to subscribe to. By signing up for UFC Fight Pass, fans gain access to live streams of the Early Prelims and Prelims for the card along with a wide range of on-demand content, including exclusive shows and an extensive archive of past fights.

Tuning in to the UFC 288 Main Card on BT Sport

The Main Card for the mega UFC event will be available for UK viewers on BT Sport. As the exclusive broadcaster of UFC events in the UK, BT Sport offers live coverage of the Main Card for all numbered events.

To access BT Sport, simply subscribe to one of their available packages, which include options for both TV and online viewing.

What to Expect from the UFC 288 Fight Card

UFC 288 is shaping up to be an action-packed event, featuring some of the biggest names in the sport. As anticipation builds for the high-stakes showdowns in the Octagon, fans can look forward to an unforgettable night of mixed martial arts action.

With its history of delivering thrilling matchups and iconic moments, UFC 288 is a must-watch event for fans in the UK and across the globe.


To ensure you don’t miss a moment of the fight card, remember the UK start times: Early Prelims at 11:30 PM BST on May 6th, Prelims at 1:00 AM BST, and the Main Card on BT Sport from 3:00 AM on May 7th, 2023. Secure your access to the live streams by subscribing to UFC Fight Pass and BT Sport.

As the countdown to UFC 288 continues, fans can look forward to an exhilarating night of mixed martial arts entertainment. With high-profile matchups and intense rivalries, this year’s event promises to be a must-watch spectacle for fans across the United Kingdom.

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