How to Watch UFC 253 Saturday, September 26




, ,

UFC 253: Adesanya vs. Costa will take place this Saturday, back on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates. Saturday’s events include a middleweight championship fight and a fight for the open light heavyweight championship. The main card will bring together the undefeated champion and the undefeated contender – UFC middleweight champion, Israel Adesanya, and the number two ranked contender Paulo Costa.

When to Watch

Coverage starts Saturday, September 25, at 7 pm ET with the main card taking place at 10 pm ET.

Where to Watch

ESPN+ will be home to UFC 253 coverage. This is a pay-per-view event that you can purchase through ESPN+.

You can sign up for an annual subscription to ESPN+ and PPV access to UFC 253 for $84.98 if you’re a new customer. Already a subscriber? You can buy access to UFC 253 alone for $64.99.

The UFC 253 Card

Main Card

Israel Adesanya (C) v Paulo Costa – Middleweight

Dominick Reyes v Jan Błachowicz – Light Heavyweight

Kai Kara-France v Brandon Royval – Flyweight

Ketlen Vieira v Sijara Eubanks – Women’s Bantamweight

Hakeem Dawodu v Zubaira Tukhugov – Featherweight


Brad Riddell v Alex da Silva – Lightweight

Diego Sanchez v Jake Matthews – Welterweight

Shane Young v Ľudovít Klein – Featherweight

William Knight v Aleksa Camur – Light Heavyweight

Juan Espino v Jeff Hughes – Heavyweight

Khadis Ibragimov v Danilo Marques – Light Heavyweight

Disclaimer: To address the growing use of ad blockers we now use affiliate links to sites like, streaming services, and others. Affiliate links help sites like Cord Cutters News, stay open. Affiliate links cost you nothing but help me support my family. We do not allow paid reviews on this site. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

* indicates required

Please select all the ways you would like to hear from :

You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking the link in the footer of our emails. For information about our privacy practices, please visit our website.

We use Mailchimp as our marketing platform. By clicking below to subscribe, you acknowledge that your information will be transferred to Mailchimp for processing. Learn more about Mailchimp’s privacy practices here.