- Main Event features Bantamweights Cory Sandhagen vs. TJ Dillashaw
- Main Card at 7 p.m. ET and Prelims at 4 p.m. ET
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UFC Fight Night presented by Modelo: Sandhagen vs. Dillashaw airs live from UFC APEX in Las Vegas this Saturday on ESPN, ESPN Deportes and ESPN+ (English and Spanish) with prelims at 4 p.m. ET and the main card at 7 p.m. ET. The main event features two of the top bantamweights when No.-2 ranked bantamweight contender Cory Sandhagen takes on former two-time UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw, who returns to the Octagon from a two-year suspension.
Live coverage includes UFC Live presented by DraftKings: Sandhagen vs. Dillashaw on Friday at 5:30 p.m. on ESPN2 providing fans with exclusive insights and views on the biggest stories heading into Fight Night.
The main event features a bantamweight battle as TJ Dillashaw, one of the best bantamweights in UFC history, steps into the Octagon for the first time since January 2019, taking on the division’s top-two contender Cory Sandhagen in a fight with major title implications. The co-main features another bantamweight clash between Kyler Phillips and Raulian Paiva. Phillips takes the Octagon looking to stay 4-0 in the UFC, while Paiva will move up in weight to take the fight on short notice.
Calling the action will be lead play-by-play announcer Brendan Fitzgerald, alongside analysts former two-division UFC champion Daniel Cormier and former UFC lightweight contender Paul Felder. Megan Olivi will handle reporting duties.
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Programming (All times ET)
|Fri., 7/23||5:30 p.m.||UFC Live presented by DraftKings: Sandhagen vs. Dillashaw||ESPN2|
|6:05 p.m.||UFC Fight Night Pre-Show: Sandhagen vs. Dillashaw||ESPN+|
|Sat., 7/24||4 p.m.||UFC Fight Night presented by Modelo: Sandhagen vs. Dillashaw (Prelims)||ESPN, ESPN Deportes, ESPN+|
|7 p.m.||UFC Fight Night presented by Modelo: Sandhagen vs. Dillashaw (Main)||ESPN, ESPN Deportes, ESPN+|
|10 p.m.||UFC Fight Night Post Show: Sandhagen vs. Dillashaw||ESPN+|
* immediately following main card
|7:00 PM||Main||Cory Sandhagen vs. T.J. Dillashaw|
|Co-Main||Kyler Phillips vs Raulian Paiva|
|Undercard||Darren Elkins vs. Darrick Minner|
|Undercard||Miranda Maverick vs. Maycee Barber|
|Undercard||Adrian Yanez vs. Randy Costa|
|4:00 PM||Undercard||Punahele Soriano vs. Brendan Allen|
|Undercard||Nassourdine Imavov vs. Ian Heinisch|
|Undercard||Mickey Gall vs. Jordan Williams|
|Undercard||Julio Arce vs. Andre Ewell|
|Undercard||Sijara Eubanks vs. Elise Reed|
|Undercard||Diana Belbita vs. Hannah Goldy|