The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is back with another thrilling event, UFC Fight Night 226. For fans in the UK, this is your comprehensive guide on how to catch every punch, kick, and submission live. Let’s dive right in!
UFC Fight Night 226 is set to take place at the Accor Arena in Paris, France. The event is scheduled for Saturday, 2nd September 2023, with the main card bouts kicking off at 8:00 PM (local time).
UFC Fight Night 226: Main Card Highlights
The main card promises a series of electrifying matchups:
- Heavyweight Bout: Ciryl Gane, representing France, will be taking on Serghei Spivac. With Gane’s odds at -175 and Spivac’s at +145, this is a bout that promises to be a nail-biter.
- Women’s Flyweight Bout: Manon Fiorot will be going head-to-head with Rose Namajunas. Namajunas, hailing from the USA, is a formidable opponent with odds at +170 against Fiorot’s -205.
- Lightweight Bout: Benoît Saint-Denis will be facing off against Brazil’s Thiago Moises. The odds are set at -162 for Saint-Denis and +136 for Moises.
- Light Heavyweight Bout: Volkan Oezdemir will be clashing with Bogdan Guskov. Oezdemir, representing Switzerland, has odds of -185, while Guskov from Uzbekistan is at +154.
Before the main card commences, the preliminary card will set the stage with some exciting matchups:
- Bantamweight Bout: Taylor Lapilus will be squaring off against Caolán Loughran from Ireland.
- Welterweight Bout: Ange Loosa is set to face Rhys McKee, with odds at -166 for Loosa and +140 for McKee.
- Women’s Bantamweight Bout: Nora Cornolle will be taking on Joselyne Edwards. The odds are almost even with Cornolle at -102 and Edwards at -118.
- Catchweight Bout: Zarah Fairn will be battling Jacqueline Cavalcanti. Cavalcanti, representing Portugal, has odds at -375 against Fairn’s +295.
How to Watch in the UK?
For those eager to catch every punch, kick, and takedown in the UK, the preliminary fights will be accessible live on UFC Fight Pass.
If you’re not already subscribed, you can join the UFC Fight Pass for a monthly fee of £6.99 or opt for an annual subscription at £71.99.
As for the main card, it will be broadcast live on TNT Sports 2 from 8 PM onwards.
UFC Fight Night 226 promises to be an eventful night filled with adrenaline-pumping action. With a lineup of top fighters from around the world, fans in the UK won’t want to miss a second of the action.
Ensure you have your streaming options sorted well in advance, grab some snacks, and get ready for a night of unparalleled MMA action!