Las Vegas – FightBook MMA has your UFC 259 Embedded Vlogs Series: Blachowicz vs. Adesanya. And you can watch Episode #5 in the video above. In this episode, Champs Israel Adesanya and Petr Yan do media. Aljamain Sterling and Amanda Nunes’ family get a feel for the Octagon. At UFC PI, the City Kickboxing team, Nunes and Megan Anderson push themselves while Jan Blachowicz stays sharp with ping pong.
UFC 259 Jan Blachowicz vs Israel Adesanya will take place Saturday, March 6 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas and will stream live on Pay-Per-View, exclusively through ESPN+ in the U.S. at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT in both English and Spanish. Preliminary fights will air nationally in English on ESPN and in Spanish on ESPN Deportes, as well as being simulcast in both languages on ESPN+ starting at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT. Early prelims will be available on UFC Fight Pass and ESPN+ (in English and Spanish) at 6 p.m. ET/3 p.m. PT.
Fans will be able to purchase this event online at ESPNPlus.com/PPV or on the ESPN App on mobile and connected-TV devices. ESPN+ is available as an integrated part of the ESPN App on all major mobile and connected TV devices and platforms, including Amazon Fire, Apple, Android, Chromecast, PS4, Roku, Samsung Smart TVs, X Box One, and more.
In the main event, newly-crowned UFC light heavyweight champion Jan Blachowicz makes his first title defense against UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya, who aims to become only the fifth fighter to simultaneously hold belts in two UFC weight classes. In the co-main event, Two-division titleholder Amanda Nunes puts her UFC featherweight championship on the line against talented striker Megan Anderson. In the featured bout, UFC bantamweight champion Petr Yan looks to take out surging No. 1 contender Aljamain Sterling.
UFC 259: Blachowicz vs. Adesanya fight card:
Main Card (Pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET)
- For the light heavyweight title: Jan Blachowicz vs. Israel Adesanya
- For the women’s featherweight title: Amanda Nunes vs. Megan Anderson
- For the bantamweight title: Petr Yan vs. Aljamain Sterling
- Drew Dober vs. Islam Makhachev
- Aleksandar Rakic vs. Thiago Santos
Preliminary Card #2 (ESPN, 8 p.m. ET)
- Dominick Cruz vs. Casey Kenney
- Kyler Phillips vs. Song Yadong
- Askar Askarov vs. Joseph Benavidez
- Amanda Lemos vs. Livinha Souza
Preliminary Card #1 (ESPN+, 6 p.m. ET)
- Sean Brady vs. Jake Matthews
- Mario Bautista vs. Trevin Jones
- Aalon Cruz vs. Uros Medic
- Tim Elliott vs. Jordan Espinosa
- Rogerio Bontorin vs. Kai Kara-France
- Kennedy Nzechukwu vs. Carlos Ulberg
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