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How To Watch UFC 282: Błachowicz vs Ankalaev

Find Start Times And Fight Card Info For UFC 282, Live From T-Mobile Arena In Las Vegas, Nevada On Saturday, December 10

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jiri Prochazka suffered a serious shoulder injury last month, and has vacated his title out of respect for the 205-pound division.

As a result, the new UFC 282 main event will see former champion and No. 2 ranked Jan Blachowicz take on surging No. 3 ranked Magomed Ankalaev for the vacant, undisputed UFC light heavyweight championship.

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In the co-main event, Liverpool's Paddy Pimblett tries to earn his fourth consecutive finish since joining the UFC against Jared Gordon.

How do I stream UFC 282 on ESPN+?

The UFC 282: Błachowicz vs Ankalaev Early Prelims kickoff Saturday, December 10 at 6:30pm ET / 3:30pm PT in the United States on ESPN+ and UFC Fight Pass. The Prelims air at 8pm ET / 5pm PT on ESPN2 and the Main Card will air exclusively on ESPN+ in the U.S. at 10pm ET / 7pm PT.

UFC 282: Blachowicz vs Ankalaev

Who's fighting at UFC 282?

Main Card: 

  • Main Event: Jan Błachowicz vs Magomed Ankalaev
  • Co-Main: Paddy Pimblett vs Jared Gordon
  • Alex Morono vs Santiago Ponzinibbio
  • Darren Till vs Dricus Du Plessis
  • Bryce Mitchell vs Ilia Topuria


  • Jairzinho Rozenstruik vs Chris Daukaus
  • Raul Rosas Jr. vs Jay Perrin
  • Edmen Shahbazyan vs Dalcha Lungiambula
  • Chris Curtis vs Joaquin Buckley

Early Prelims:

  • Billy Quarantillo vs Alexander Hernandez
  • TJ Brown vs Erik Silva
  • Vinicius Salvador vs Daniel da Silva
  • Cameron Saaiman vs Steven Koslow

What time does UFC 282 start?

United States

  • Main Card: 10pm ET / 7pm PT on ESPN+
  • Prelims: 8pm ET / 5pm PT on ESPN2
  • Early Prelims: 6:30pm ET / 3:30pm PT on UFC FIGHT PASS 

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United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland

Central Europe (Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Spain, and Sweden)


Magomed Ankalaev | Top Finishes
Magomed Ankalaev | Top Finishes


New Zealand


Asia (Indonesia, Malaysia, Brunei, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Hong Kong, Cambodia, Macau, Mongolia, Myanmar, Papua New Guinea, East Timor)

Paddy Pimblett | Best Moments
Paddy Pimblett | Best Moments





Rest of the World: 

UFC 282: Błachowicz vs Ankalaev took place live from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on December 10, 2022. See the Final Results, Official Scorecards and Who Won Bonuses - and relive the action on UFC Fight Pass