It all goes down later tonight (Sat., July 29, 2023) at UFC 291 live on ESPN+ PPV from inside Delta Center in Salt Lake City, Utah, as lightweight contenders Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje battle it out for the “BMF” title in a rematch over five years in the making.
In addition to the “BMF” headliner, UFC 291 will feature a co-main event pitting former UFC light heavyweight champion Jan Blachowicz against former UFC middleweight champion Alex Pereira in his 205-pound debut. Also, UFC veteran Tony Ferguson will be back in action to take on lightweight staple Bobby Green. Welterweight fan favorite Kevin Holland will also be fighting as he takes on former Ultimate Fighter winner Michael Chiesa to spark the PPV main card.
Take a look below at UFC 291’s complete fight card line up and start times:
Main Card (ESPN+ PPV)
10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT
Dustin Poirier vs. Justin Gaethje
Jan Blachowicz vs. Alex Pereira
Derrick Lewis vs. Marcos Rogerio de Lima
Tony Ferguson vs. Bobby Green
Michael Chiesa vs. Kevin Holland
‘Prelims’ Undercard (ABC/ESPN/ESPN+)
8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT
Gabriel Bonfim vs. Trevin Giles
C.J. Vergara vs. Vinicius Salvador
Roman Kopylov vs. Claudio Ribeiro
Jake Matthews vs. Darrius Flowers
Early ‘Prelims’ Undercard (ESPN+)
7:00 p.m. ET / 4:00 p.m. PT
Matthew Semelsberger vs. Uros Medic
Miranda Maverick vs. Priscila Cachoeira
- UFC 291: “Poirier vs. Gaethje 2” PPV main card can be viewed via the ESPN+ streaming app.
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- UFC 291: “Poirier vs. Gaethje 2” undercard “Prelims” can be viewed via ESPN+ as well.
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