UFC Vegas 18, headlined by the main event featuring headlined by a hard-hitting heavyweight collision between former champion No. 5-ranked Alistair Overeem between a former Bellator champ No. 6-ranked Alexander Volkov, takes place on Saturday, December 6, 2021, at UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Alistair Overeem coming off into the main event of the UFC fight night after four wins of his last five fights. On the other hand, Volkov comes out with a devastating round 2 TKO victory over Walt Harris at UFC 254 on Oct. 24, 2020.
Former UFC lightweight champion No. 4 ranked Frankie Edgar will take No. 2 ranked Cory Sandhagen for the bantamweight bout as the biggest underdog in the co-main event.
What time does the Overeem vs Volkov event start?
Date: Saturday, February 6
Preliminary Card (5 p.m. ET/2 p.m. PT, ESPN+)
Main Card (8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT, ESPN+)
The preliminary fights is scheduled to begin at 5 pm ET, followed by the main card begin at 8 pm ET.
What channel is showing Overeem vs Volkov?
Watch UFC Vegas 18 – Overeem vs Volkov in the United States on February 6, 2021, LIVE and Exclusive on ESPN+ from 4:30 pm ET. If you are outside of your country and do not want to miss a single moment, you need to avoid ESPN+ restrictions with a VPN. We recommend you the best, get started with ExpressVPN, just connected your server located in the U.S. with a valid location and login to your ESPN+ subscriptions, and enjoy the fight.
In Canada, the entire event will be televised on TSN5 and BT Sport 1 will be showed the full Overeem vs Volkov event from 11 p.m. GMT.
Alexander Volkov surprisingly opend as a favorite at -175 with Overeem sitting at +165, meaning $100 wager on Overeem would yeald a $165 return.
UFC Fight Night: Overeem vs Volkov Fight Card
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Molly McCann vs Lara Procopio
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Martin Day vs Timur Valiev
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