- Main Event features heavyweight bout between No. 3 Curtis Blaydes and No. 7 Alexander Volkov
- All bouts will appear on ESPN, ESPN Deportes and ESPN+
- ESPN+ available on the ESPN App, ESPN.com and connected TV devices. To subscribe, visit com/ufc
UFC Fight Night on ESPN: Blaydes vs. Volkov is set for this Saturday, June 20 from UFC APEX in Las Vegas. The main event features No. 3-ranked heavyweight contender Curtis Blaydes taking on No. 7-ranked Alexander Volkov. In the co-main event, Josh Emmett faces Shane Burgos in a battle of featherweight contenders.
UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. Volkov will air on ESPN and ESPN Deportes in English and Spanish, and be simulcast on ESPN+ (also in English and Spanish), beginning with the Prelims at 5 p.m. ET and the Main Card at 8 p.m. ET. The events will be closed to the public and will be produced with only essential personnel in attendance.
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UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. Volkov
Programming (All times ET)
|Fri., 6/19||4 p.m.||UFC Live: Fight Night: Blaydes vs. Volkov||ESPN (Live and Replay)|
|5 p.m.||UFC Fight Night Pre-Show: Blaydes vs. Volkov||ESPN+ (Live and Replay)|
|Sat., 6/20||5 p.m.||UFC Fight Night: Prelims||ESPN and ESPN Deportes, ESPN+ (Live + Replay)|
|8 p.m.||UFC Fight Night: Main Card||ESPN and ESPN Deportes, ESPN+ (Live and Replay)|
|11 p.m.||UFC Fight Night Post Show: Blaydes vs. Volkov||ESPN+ (Live and Replay)|
Main Card and Prelims (All times ET)
|8 p.m.||Main||Curtis Blaydes vs. Alexander Volkov|
|Co-Main||Josh Emmett vs. Shane Burgos|
|Undercard||Raquel Pennington vs. Marion Reneau|
|Undercard||Belal Muhammad vs. Lyman Good|
|Undercard||Jim Miller vs. Roosevelt Roberts|
|5 p.m.||Feature||Clay Guida vs. Bobby Green|
|Undercard||Tecia Torres vs. Brianna Van Buren|
|Undercard||Marc-Andre Barriault vs. Oskar Piechota|
|Undercard||Cortney Casey vs. Gillian Robertson|
|Undercard||Matt Frevola vs. Frank Camacho|
|Undercard||Roxanne Modafferi vs. Lauren Murphy|
|Undercard||Austin Hubbard vs. Max Rohskopf|
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