This is the first time ever a UFC match being held in United Arab Emirates on Saturday September 7, 2019. Champion Khabib Nurmagomedov takes on interim champion Dustin Poirier in this highly anticipated UFC 242 match which will be available for live streaming online. Here is how to watch it
How to Watch the UFC 242 Fight Live in the United States
- UFC 242 is exclusive to ESPN+, ESPN’s streaming service, in the United States, so the only way to watch the fight live is online. For that, you’ll have to sign up for ESPN+ and then purchase the fight as a pay-per-view event.
- Coverage of the main fight card begins at 2:00 PM Eastern Time (US) and early prelims start at 10:00 AM Eastern Time (US).
- ESPN+ typically runs $4.99 per month, though you can sign up for a free seven-day trial. To watch UFC 242 live, you’ll need to pony up an additional $60.
- If you’re a new subscriber to ESPN+, you can also buy UFC 242 PPV along with a one-year ESPN+ subscription for $79.99.
- At this time, there’s no way to watch the fight live over cable TV or through any other streaming service in the US. You can watch the prelims in the US (and the main card outside the US) through UFC’s FIGHT PASS.