UFC Fight Night on ESPN+: Edwards vs. Muhammad will stream exclusively on ESPN+ this Saturday, March 13, at 8 p.m. ET from UFC APEX in Las Vegas. The main card features a welterweight matchup between No. 3 Leon Edwards and No. 13 Belal Muhammad. Nearly two years since his last fight in the Octagon, Edwards (18-3) makes his return still holding the second-longest win streak of eight in a row in the stacked welterweight division. Edwards faces off against Muhammad (18-3) who has won eight of his last nine bouts. The co-main event pits grappling specialist Misha Cirkunov (15-5) against Dana White’s Contender Series alum Ryan Spann (18-6) in a light heavyweight match.
UFC Fight Night on ESPN+: Edwards vs. Muhammad will begin with prelims at 5 p.m. ET on ESPN+ (English and Spanish). Live coverage begins on Friday, with UFC Live presented by DraftKings: Edwards vs. Muhammad Pre-Show, airing on ESPN2 at 5:30 p.m. ET. The Pre Show provides fans with exclusive insights and views on the biggest stories heading into UFC Fight Night.
UFC Destined returns to ESPN+ with an all-access look at how UFC fighters prepare for their upcoming bouts. UFC Destined: Edwards vs. Muhammad debuts Tuesday, March 9 and is available streaming on demand on ESPN+.
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Programming (All times ET)
|Friday, 3/12||5:30 p.m.||UFC Live presented by DraftKings: Edwards vs. Muhammad||ESPN2|
|6:05 p.m.||UFC Pre Show: Edwards vs. Muhammad||ESPN+|
|Sat., 3/13||5:00 p.m.||UFC Fight Night on ESPN+: Edwards vs. Muhammad (Prelims)||ESPN+ (English and Spanish)|
|8:00 p.m.||UFC Fight Night on ESPN+: Edwards vs. Muhammad (Main)||ESPN+ (English and Spanish)|
|11 p.m.||UFC Fight Night on ESPN+: Edwards vs. Muhammad Post Show*||ESPN+|
*immediately following main card
Main Card, Prelims and Early Prelims (All times ET)
|8:00 PM||Main||Leon Edwards vs. Belal Muhammad|
|Co-Main||Misha Cirkunov vs. Ryan Spann|
|Undercard||Dan Ige vs. Gavin Tucker|
|Undercard||Jonathan Martinez vs. Davey Grant|
|Undercard||Manel Kape vs. Matheus Nicolau|
|Undercard||Eryk Anders vs. Darren Stewart|
|5:00 PM||Feature||Angela Hill vs. Ashley Yoder|
|Undercard||Charles Jourdain vs. Marcelo Rojo|
|Undercard||Rani Yahya vs. Ray Rodriguez|
|Undercard||Nasrat Haqparast vs. Rafa Garcia|
|Undercard||Cortney Casey vs. JJ Aldrich|
|Undercard||Gloria De Paula vs. Jinh Yu Frey|
|Undercard||Matthew Semelsberger vs. Jason Witt|
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