UFC 286: Edwards vs Usman 3 UK Start Time, TV Channel, Fight Card And MORE

Edwards vs Usman 3 Headlines First UK-Based UFC PPV Since October 2016

Leon Edwards (20-3) returns to home turf to make the first defence of his UFC welterweight title in the trilogy edition of his historic rivalry with Kamaru Usman (20-2).

Edwards and Usman first collided in Dec 2015 when the 35-year-old Nigerian scored a unanimous decision win. The pair rematched last time out at UFC 278 where Edwards scored revenge, knocking out Usman in the fifth round with a head kick.

Its 1-1 and now the pair meet for the third time at UFC 286 this Saturday, March 18 at what will be a sold-out 18,000 crowd at London’s O2 arena live on pay-per-view.

Edwards vs Usman 3 UK Time, TV Channel, PPV Information

For UK viewers, the UFC 286 main card is expected to begin at 9 pm GMT on BT Sport Box Office for £19.95. The prelims will be available from 7 pm GMT on BT Sport 1 with the early prelims starting at 5 pm GMT on BT Sport’s digital platforms.

For fans stateside, the main card is will commence at 5 pm ET on ESPN Plus PPV for $79.99. You must have an ESPN + subscription to buy the PPV. The prelims will be available from 3 pm ET on ESPN2/ ESPN+ with the early prelims starting at 1 pm ET on UFC Fight Pass.

UFC 286 Fight Card

Main Card

Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman – UFC Welterweight Title

Justin Gaethje vs. Rafael Fiziev

Gunnar Nelson vs. Bryan Barberena

Jennifer Maia vs. Casey O’Neill

Marvin Vettori vs. Roman Dolidze


Jack Shore vs. Makwan Amirkhani

Chris Duncan vs. Omar Morales

Sam Patterson vs Yanal Ashmoz

Muhammad Mokaev vs Jafel Filho

Early Prelims

Lerone Murphy vs. Gabriel Santos

Christian Leroy Duncan vs Dusko Todorovic

Jake Hadley vs. Malcolm Gordon

Joanne Wood vs. Luana Carolina

Jai Herbert vs. Ludovit Klein

Juliana Miller vs Veronica Macedo

By Darshan Desai

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