At UFC 280, Charles Oliveira, the uncrowned UFC lightweight champion, will look to take on The dangerous Islam Makhachev, The two will square off for lightweight gold at UFC 280 on Oct. 22.
Oliveira was stripped of the title at UFC 274 when he failed to make weight for his title defense against former interim champion (also former WSOF Lightweight Champion) Justin Gaethje.
In the co-main event, UFC Bantamweight Champion Aljamain Sterling will take on former two-time champion T.J. Dillashaw.
The prelims for UFC 280 begin at 10 a.m. ET | 3 p.m. BST | midnight AEST, which is 6 p.m. local time in Abu Dhabi. The UFC 280 main card is set to start at 2 p.m. ET | 7 p.m. BST | 4 a.m. AEST (Sunday). Oliveira and Makhachev should make their way to the Octagon around 5:15 p.m. ET | 10:15 p.m. BST | 7:15 a.m. AEST (Sunday), depending on how long the undercard fights last.
What Time Does UFC 280 Start In United States?
--Main Card: 2pm EDT / 11am PDT on ESPN+
--Prelims: 10:30am EDT / 7:30am PDT on ESPN+
In the U.S., the UFC 280 main card is available to watch on ESPN+ with a subscription of $74.99. New subscribers can pay a bundle price of $99.98 for the UFC 280 pay-per-view and an ESPN+ annual subscription, which offers savings of more than 30 percent.
UFC 280 fight card
Charles Oliveira vs. Islam Makhachev for the UFC lightweight title
Aljamain Sterling (c) vs. T.J. Dillashaw for the UFC bantamweight title
Petr Yan vs. Sean O'Malley; bantamweights
Beneil Dariush vs. Mateusz Gamrot; lightweights
Katlyn Chookagian vs. Manon Fiorot; flyweights
Belal Muhammad vs. Sean Brady; welterweights
Makhmud Muradov vs. Caio Borralho; middleweights
Volkan Oezdemir vs. Nikita Krylov; light heavyweights
Zubaira Tukhugov vs. Lucas Almeida; Featherweights
Abubakar Nurmagomedov vs. Gadzhi Omargadzhiev; Welterweights
Armen Petrosyan vs. A.J. Dobson; middleweights
Muhammad Mokaev vs. Malcolm Gordon; flyweights
Karol Rosa vs. Lina Länsberg; bantamweights
Magomed Mustafaev vs. Yamato Nishikawa; lightweights
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