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Here’s how to watch UFC 268: ‘Usman vs. Covington 2’ TONIGHT live on ESPN+ PPV

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It all goes down later this evening (Sat., Nov. 6, 2021) at UFC 268 live on ESPN+ PPV from inside Madison Square Garden in New York City, as UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman looks to defend his title for a fifth-straight time in a long-awaited rematch with top contender Colby Covington.

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CHAMPIONSHIP DOUBLEHEADER! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to the world famous Madison Square Garden in New York City with a compelling pair of world championship rematches on Sat., Nov. 6, 2021. Headlining UFC 268’s blockbuster pay-per-view (PPV) will be Welterweight champion Kamaru Usman as he looks to defend his title once again against arch enemy and No. 1-ranked contender, Colby Covington. The co-main event will see UFC women’s Strawweight queenpin, Rose Najamunas, aim to make it two in a row against former champion and No. 1-seeded contender, Zhang Weili.

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In addition to the main event reboot, UFC women’s strawweight champion Rose Namajunas will run things back with former titleholder Zhang Weili, lightweight contender Justin Gaethje will square off in a dream matchup with Michael Chandler, and former UFC champion Frankie Edgar will be back in action as he takes on bantamweight veteran Marlon Vera.

Take a look below at UFC 268’s complete fight card line up and start times:

Main Card (ESPN+ PPV)
10:00 p.m. ET / 7:00 p.m. PT

Kamaru Usman vs.Colby Covington
Rose Namajunas vs. Zhang Weili
Frankie Edgar vs. Marlon Vera
Shane Burgos vs. Billy Quarantillo
Justin Gaethje vs. Michael Chandler

‘Prelims’ Undercard (ESPN News/ESPN+)
8:00 p.m. ET / 5:00 p.m. PT

Alex Pereira vs. Andreas Michailidis
Al Iaquinta vs. Bobby Green
Phil Hawes vs. Chris Curtis
Edmen Shahbazyan vs. Nassourdine Imavov

Early ‘Prelims’ Undercard (ESPN+)
6:00 p.m. ET / 3:00 p.m. PT

Ian Garry vs. Jordan Williams
Gian Villante vs. Chris Barnett
Dustin Jacoby vs. John Allan
Melsik Baghdasaryan vs. Bruno Souza
CJ Vergara vs. Ode Osbourne


  • UFC 268: “Usman vs. Covington 2” PPV main card can be viewed via the ESPN+ streaming app.
  • Subscriptions cost $5.99 per month. The UFC 268 PPV will cost $69.99 for current subscribers.
  • UFC 268: “Usman vs. Covington 2” undercard “Prelims” can be viewed via ESPN+ as well.



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