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Stream UFC 293 live on ESPN+ PPV | How to watch ‘Adesanya vs. Strickland’

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It’s a rumble “Down Under” this Saturday (Sept. 9, 2023) as Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Sydney, Australia, for another big pay-per-view (PPV) event. Qudos Arena will play host to Israel Adesanya, who is fighting in his neck of the woods for the first time since 2019. His opponent is No. 5-ranked Sean Strickland, the only opponent in the Top 5 other than Dricus Du Plessis who “The Last Stylebender” hasn’t already defeated.

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MASSIVE MIDDLEWEIGHT MATCH! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) makes its highly anticipated return to Sydney, Australia, for the first time in five years on Sat., Sept. 9, 2023, with a 185-pound world title fight inside Qudos Bank Arena. In the ESPN+-streamed pay-per-view (PPV) main event, Middleweight roost-ruler, Israel Adesanya, plans to silence No. 5-seeded contender, Sean Strickland. In UFC 293’s hard-hitting Heavyweight co-main event, No-6-ranked fan favorite, Tai Tuivasa, locks horns with towering Russian, Alexander Volkov (No. 8).

Don’t miss a single second of EPIC face-punching action!

UFC 293 also features Australian Heavyweight favorite, Tai Tuivasa, who is looking to harness the power of his home country crowd to snap a two-fight losing skid. He faces the extremely tough Alexander Volkov.

There’s a lot of other Australian and New Zealand fighters to round out UFC 293’s card (see it here). Justin Tafa, Tyson Pedro, Carlos Ulberg, Jack Jenkins and Jamie Mullarkey are all featured on the main card or “Prelims” portion.

Take a look below at UFC 293’s full fight card and start times below, as well as how to watch the PPV portion of the card and the entire “Prelims.”

UFC 293 ESPN+ PPV Main Card
10 p.m. ET Start Time

Israel Adesanya vs. Sean Strickland
Tai Tuivasa vs. Alexander Volkov
Felipe dos Santos vs. Manel Kape
Austen Lane vs. Justin Tafa
Tyson Pedro vs. Anton Turkalj

UFC 293 Late ‘Prelims’ Undercard On ESPN/ESPN+
Start Time 8 p.m. ET

Da Woon Jung vs. Carlos Ulberg
Jack Jenkins vs. Chepe Mariscal
John Makdessi vs. Jamie Mullarkey
Nasrat Haqparast vs. Landon Quinones

UFC 293 Early ‘Prelims’ Undercard On ESPN+
Start Time 6:30 p.m. ET

Blood Diamond vs. Charlie Radtke
Gabriel Miranda vs. Shane Young
Kiefer Crosbie vs. Kevin Jousset

Here’s how to watch UFC 293:


  • UFC 293: “Adesanya vs. Strickland” PPV main card can be viewed via the ESPN+ streaming app.
  • Subscriptions cost $6.99 per month. The UFC 293 PPV will cost $79.99 for current subscribers.
  • UFC 293: “Adesanya vs. Strickland” undercard “Prelims” can be viewed via ESPN+ as well.


  • UFC 293: “Adesanya vs. Strickland” undercard “Prelims” can be viewed via ESPNN. Check your local providers or click HERE for instant access to ESPN.
  • UFC 293: “Adesanya vs. Strickland” can also be streamed via Xbox One, Apple TV, Android TV, Samsung Smart TV, and ChromeCast.



  • Stay home, be safe. But, if you need to go out and watch UFC 293 there is a list of bars near you airing “Adesanya vs. Strickland” right here.

Remember that will deliver LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the entire UFC 293 fight card right here, starting with the early ESPN+ “Prelims” matches online, which are scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m. ET, then the remaining undercard on ESPNN/ESPN+ at 8 p.m. ET, before the PPV main card start time at 10 p.m. ET on ESPN+ PPV.

To check out the latest and greatest UFC 293: “Adesanya vs. Strickland” news and notes be sure to hit up our comprehensive event archive right here.

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