UFC 301: UK Start Time, TV Channel, Live Stream and Fight Card – All the Info You Need!

Calling all UK fight fans! Get ready for an electrifying weekend of MMA action as UFC 301 sets up shop in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. This one-stop guide provides everything you need to know about catching the action, including the fight card, viewing options, and can’t-miss matchups.

When Does UFC 301 Start in the UK?

  • Early Prelims: Get the party started early with the first fights kicking off at 11:00 PM BST on Saturday, May 4th.
  • Main Card: The big guns take center stage at 3:00 AM BST on Sunday, May 5th.
  • Headline Fight (Pantoja vs. Erceg): Expect the flyweight title fight to go down around 5:00 AM BST on Sunday, May 5th.

How Can I Watch UFC 301 in the UK?

  • TV: For the main card, you’ll need a subscription to TNT Sports.
  • Live Stream: If you’re a TNT Sports subscriber, you can catch the main card through the discovery+ app. For the preliminary card action, head over to UFC Fight Pass ( Subscriptions cost £6.99 per month or £71.99 for the entire year.

What Fights Should I Be Looking Out For?

  • Main Event (Flyweight Championship): Can Alexandre Pantoja retain his flyweight crown against the hard-hitting Steve Erceg?
  • Co-Main Event (Bantamweight): Witness a legendary return! UFC Hall of Famer Jose Aldo steps back into the Octagon to take on Jonathan Martinez.
  • Middleweight: Scotland’s own Paul Craig looks to add another submission win to his record against Caio Borralho.

UK Fighters on the Card:

Keep an eye out for these two Brits in action:

  • Jack Shore (Featherweight): With an impressive record of 17-1, this prospect looks to make a statement on the preliminary card.
  • Paul Craig (Middleweight): Nicknamed “The Bearjew” (17-7-1), Craig brings his slick grappling skills to the main card.

Don’t miss out! Set your alarms, grab some snacks, and get ready for an unforgettable night (or rather, early morning) of thrilling UFC action!

Full UFC 301 Fight Card:

Main Card:

  • Flyweight Championship: Alexandre Pantoja (c) vs. Steve Erceg
  • Co-Main Event (Bantamweight): Jonathan Martinez vs. Jose Aldo
  • Anthony Smith vs. Vitor Petrino (Light Heavyweight)
  • Michel Pereira vs. Ihor Potieria (Middleweight)
  • Paul Craig vs. Caio Borralho (Middleweight)

Preliminary Card:

  • Jean Silva vs. William Gomis (Featherweight)
  • Elves Brener vs. Myktybek Orolbai (Lightweight)
  • Karolina Kowalkiewicz vs. Iasmin Lucindo (Women’s Strawweight)
  • Jack Shore vs. Joanderson Brito (Featherweight)

Early Prelims:

  • Alessandro Costa vs. Kevin Borjas (Flyweight)
  • Ismael Bonfim vs. Vinc Pichel (Lightweight)
  • Dione Barbosa vs. Ernesta Kareckaite (Women’s Flyweight)
  • Mauricio Ruffy vs. Jamie Mullarkey (Lightweight)
  • Joaquim Silva vs. Drakkar Klose (Lightweight)

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