The Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to pay-per-view on Saturday, September 25 with UFC 266 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. The pay-per-view features a championship doubleheader.
In the main event, Alexander Volkanovski defends his featherweight championship against Brian Ortega. The two men faced off as head coaches on the latest season of The Ultimate Fighter leading to their championship showdown.
In the co-main event, women’s flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko returns to action against Lauren Murphy.
The event also features the highly-anticipated return of fan-favorite Nick Diaz, who will be taking on former welterweight champion Robbie Lawler in an epic rematch years in the making.
Ahead of Saturday night’s pay-per-view, the UFC released the UFC 266: Countdown episode which gives an all-access look at the fighters as they go through their fight camps and prepare for the biggest bouts of their lives. From last-minute training to a look at their everyday life, UFC 263: Countdown gives fans a look behind-the-scenes at what it takes to make a world-class fighter.
How can you tune in to see how fighters are training leading up to fight week?
You can check out the full episode of UFC 266: Countdown below along with the full fight card for Saturday’s pay-per-view.
UFC 266 Countdown – Full Episode
UFC 266 Countdown previews two title fights, as Alexander Volkanovski defends his featherweight belt against Brian Ortega, and flyweight champ Valentina Shevchenko faces Lauren Murphy. Plus, Nick Diaz and Robbie Lawler battle in an epic rematch.
UFC 266: Fight Time & Viewing Details
Event: UFC 266
Date: Saturday, September 25
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Venue: T-Mobile Arena
Main Card Card Time: 10:00 p.m. ET
Broadcast: Pay-per-view, ESPN, ESPN+