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Midnight Mania! The new price to buy a UFC PPV in 2023 is $79.99

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It’s never been more expensive to keep up with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) events. Sports Business Journal’s Adam Stern reports that UFC pay-per-view (PPV) events will now cost an addition $5, as the price has been raised from $74.99 to $79.99 per event. That’s just one year after the previous $5 bump, which brought an event up from $69.99 to the current $74.99.

Is ESPN still to blame? Inflation? A disappointing Endeavor stock price? Whatever the case, it is increasingly expensive to follow the sport closely. On average, the promotion holds one PPV event per month, meaning a dedicated fan is out nearly $960 in PPV costs. That’s in addition to the cost of ESPN+ itself, which jumped in price by 43 percent earlier this year. If a fan is willing and able to splurge for the yearly package, that’s still an additional hundred bucks!

UFC 283 is the first event to charge the new rate. In the headlining contest, Glover Teixeira will battle Jamahal Hill for the vacant Light Heavyweight title, while the co-main event will feature the fourth consecutive Flyweight title fight between Deiveson Figueiredo and Brandon Moreno.

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CHAMPION VS. CHAMPION SUPER FIGHT! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heads back “Down Under” on Sat., Feb. 11, 2023, with newly-minted Lightweight champion, Islam Makhachev, defending his belt against dominant Featherweight kingpin, Alexander Volkanovski, in a special 155-pound pay-per-view (PPV) attraction. In UFC 284’s co-main event, top-ranked Featherweight contenders Yair Rodriguez (No. 2) and Josh Emmett (No. 5) will collide for UFC’s interim 145-pound title, with the winner battling Volkanovski at a later date to unify the Featherweight crown.

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