Main Card starts at 10 p.m. ET on ESPN+ PPV – Prelims on ESPN, ESPN Deportes, ESPN+ at 8 p.m. ET
Early Prelims on ESPN, ESPN Deportes, ESPN+ at 6 p.m. ET – UFC Live on ABC kicks off Saturday coverage at 2 p.m. ET – To sign up or purchase PPV, visit ESPNPlus.com/PPV
The highly anticipated UFC 264: Poirier vs. McGregor 3 main card will stream exclusively on ESPN+ PPV this Saturday, July 10, at 10 p.m. ET from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
It’ll be the third time Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier have faced off with the lightweight contenders tied at one win apiece. McGregor defeated Poirier at featherweight back in 2014, with a first round KO. Poirier returned the favor earlier this year at UFC 257 with a second-round finish. The winner of the rubber match could be next in line to challenge UFC lightweight champion Charles Oliveira.
UFC 264: Poirier vs. McGregor 3 will begin with early prelims at 6 p.m. on ESPN, ESPN Deportes (Spanish) and ESPN+ (English and Spanish), prelims at 8 p.m. on ESPN, ESPN Deportes and ESPN+, and the PPV main card at 10 p.m., exclusively on ESPN+ (English, Spanish). Live fight-day coverage begins with UFC Live presented by DraftKings: Poirier vs. McGregor 3 Pre-Show on ABC at 2 p.m. The pre-show provides fans with exclusive insights and views on the biggest stories heading into UFC 264.
Calling the live action for UFC 264 will be lead play-by-play announcer Jon Anik, alongside color commentary specialist Joe Rogan and former two-division UFC champion Daniel Cormier. Megan Olivi and Laura Sanko will handle reporting duties.
Given the magnitude of the fight, ESPN will have an expanded presence on site. SportsCenter anchor Michael Eaves will host coverage from the main desk, working with Dominick Cruz, Michael Bisping and Stephen A. Smith of ESPN’s First Take. Karyn Bryant will work at a second desk with Max Kellerman of First Take. Reporters on the scene include Brett Okamoto, Marc Raimondi and Mike Coppinger, who recently joined ESPN.
The Ultimate Fighter on ESPN+
The Ultimate Fighter 29 on ESPN+: Episode 6 of The Return of The Ultimate Fighter®: Team Volkanovski vs. Team Ortega debuted Tuesday, Jul 6 at 9 p.m. ET. The 29th season of the iconic reality series features UFC® featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski and No. 2 contender Brian Ortega coach men’s bantamweights and middleweights for a coveted UFC contract. How to watch The Ultimate Fighter on ESPN+ and other MMA Stories. TUF 29 is presented by Toyo Tires.
Fans can sign-up for ESPN+ at any time at ESPN.com, ESPNPlus.com, or on the ESPN App and purchase UFC 264: McGregor vs. Poirier 3.
Programming (All times ET)
|Thurs., 7/8||8 p.m.||UFC 264: Poirier vs. McGregor 3 Press Conference||ESPN App, @ESPNMMA YouTube
|Fri., 7/9||6 p.m.||UFC 264 Pre-Show presented by Toyo Tires: Poirier vs. McGregor 3||ESPN+|
|7 p.m.||UFC Live presented by DraftKings: McGregor vs. Poirier 3||ESPN|
|Sat., 7/10||2 p.m.||UFC Live presented by DraftKings: McGregor vs. Poirier 3 Pre-Show||ABC|
|6 p.m.||UFC 264: Poirier vs. McGregor 3 (Early Prelims) Presented by Modelo||ESPN, ESPN Deportes, ESPN+ (English and Spanish)|
|8 p.m.||UFC 264: Poirier vs. McGregor 3 (Prelims) Presented by Modelo||ESPN, ESPN Deportes, ESPN+ (English and Spanish)|
|10 p.m.||UFC 264: Poirier vs. McGregor 3 (Main Card)||ESPN+ PPV (English and Spanish)|
|1 a.m.||UFC 264: Poirier vs. McGregor 3 Post Show*||ESPN+|
* immediately following main card
Main Card, Prelims and Early Prelims (All times ET)
|10:00 p.m.||Dustin Poirier vs. Conor McGregor|
|Gilbert Burns vs. Stephen Thompson|
|Tai Tuivasa vs. Greg Hardy|
|Irene Aldana vs. Yana Kunitskaya|
|Sean O’Malley vs. Kris Moutinho|
|8:00 p.m.||Carlos Condit vs. Max Griffin|
|Niko Price vs. Michel Pereira|
|Ryan Hall vs. Ilia Topuria|
|Trevin Giles vs. Dricus Du Plessis|
|6:00 p.m.||Jennifer Maia vs. Jessica Eye|
|Omari Akhmedov vs. Brad Tavares|
|Zhalgas Zhumagulov vs. Jerome Rivera|
|Hu Yaozong vs. Alen Amedovski|