UFC 261 live stream, time, date, how to watch free online

UFC 261 features Usman vs Masvidal rematch on April 24

UFC and its president Dana White is made of rare metal, plans the next Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) pay-per-view (PPV) on the UFC schedule will be with fans and results are clear, it makes new VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena record, 15,000 tickets have been sold out in just minutes past Friday, on April 24.

When is UFC 261 taking place?

UFC 261: Usman vs Masvidal 2 event set to take place on Sat., April 24, 2021, at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida. For the first time in a full year, this event will be shown in front of live in fans attendance.

UFC 261 is officially expected to schedule for three title bout. The current UFC Welterweight champion Kamaru Usman will take Jorge Masvidal in the main event for UFC 261 along with current flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko will defend her title against former champion Jessica Andrade and Zhang Weili will defend her Strawweight Championship title against former champion Rose Namajunas on Saturday, April 24, 2021, at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida.

What time does UFC 261 start?

Date: Saturday, April 24
Early prelims: 6:30 p.m. ET
Prelims: 8 p.m. ET
Main card: 10 p.m. ET

The UFC 261: Usman vs Masvidal 2 fight can be seen starting at 10:00 p.m. ET on April 24 at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida online through live stream in the link below.

EventUFC 261: Usman vs Masvidal 2
DateApril 24
Time10 PM ET
VenueVyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida
Watch onBypass ESPN+

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Kamaru Usman record and bio

Nicknames: The Nigerian Nightmare
Nationality: Nigerian American
Record: 19-1 | Age: 33
Wins: 8 KO/TKO, 1 SUB, 9 DEC | Losses: 0 KO/TKO, 1 SUB, 0 DEC
Height: 6’0“ | Reach: 76” | Style: Wrestling
Current Ranking: No. 1 (C) | Last fight: Technical knockout win over Gilbert Burns

Jorge Masvidal record and bio

Nicknames: Gamebred
Nationality: American
Record: 35-14 | Age: 36
Wins: 16 KO/TKO, 2 SUB, 17 DEC | Losses: 1 KO/TKO, 2 SUB, 11 DEC
Height: 5’11“ | Reach: 74” | Stance: Orthodox
Current Ranking: No. 17 | Last fight: Unanimous decision loss to Kamaru Usman

Who is on the card at UFC 261?

Main card at 10 p.m. ET on ESPN+ / BT Sport Box Office

WelterweightKamaru Usman (c)Jorge Masvidal
Women’s StrawweightZhang Weili (c)Rose Namajunas
Women’s FlyweightValentina Shevchenko (c)Jessica Andrade
MiddleweightChris WeidmanUriah Hall
Light HeavyweightAnthony SmithJimmy Crute

Preliminary card at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN+ / BT Sport Box Office

WelterweightAlex OliveiraRandy Brown
MiddleweightKarl RobersonBrendan Allen
BantamweightDanaa BatgerelKevin Natividad
FlyweightQileng AoriJeffrey Molina
BantamweightJamey SimmonsJohnny Munoz
LightweightRodrigo VargasZhu Rong
WelterweightDwight GrantStefan Sekulic
Women’s StrawweightLiang NaAriane Carnelossi

Early preliminary at 6:30 p.m. ET on ESPN+ / UFC Fight Pass

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