UFC 248 Live: A UFC 248 preliminary bout between Emily Whitmire and Polyana Viana has been scratched from Saturday night’s fight card because of medical concerns. Undefeated UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya puts his 18-0 record on the line against Yoel Romero (13-4) on UFC 248 on Saturday, March 7 in Las Vegas.
The women’s strawweight is the other title bout on the card, as champion Zhang Weili (20-1) squares off against Joanna Jedrejczyk (16-3).
The main card (including Adesanya vs. Romero) is a pay-per-view event that will be exclusively broadcast on ESPN+ on Saturday. Here’s all the info you need to watch the fight, including the start time and how much it’s going to cost.
Location: T-Mobile Arena | Las Vegas, Nevada
Start time: Coverage of UFC 248 starts on ESPN with the Early Prelims starts at 6:30 p.m. EST, Prelims starting at 8 p.m. EST and the Main Card starting at 10 p.m. EST.
Live stream: Main Card on ESPN+ | Prelims on Watch ESPN | Early Prelims on FIGHT PASS and ESPN+
TV channel: The 8 p.m. Prelims will be broadcast on ESPN. However, the Main Card between Adesanya and Romero at 10 p.m. is a pay-per-view event and is only available on ESPN+.