UFC Vegas 26 live stream: Rodriguez vs Waterson, time, how to watch

The UFC Vegas 26 features the main event, Rodriguez vs Waterson for Women Flyweight bout on May 8, 2021, at the UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada. The co-main event is set between Cowboy vs Moreno, and the entire event will live stream on ESPN+.

The event was originally planned to take place between T.J. Dillashaw vs Cory Sandhagen for a bantamweight bout, but the fight has been canceled due to Dillashaw’s COVID-19 positive results.

Marina Rodriguez enters the fight with a win against Amanda Ribas on UFC 257 on January 23, 2021 and Michelle Waterson reaches the fight against Angela Hill at UFC Fight Night: Waterson vs Hill on September 12, 2020.

What time does UFC Vegas 26 start?

Date: Saturday, May 8
Preliminary card: 2 p.m. ET
Main card: 5 p.m. ET/2 p.m. PT
Rodriguez vs Waterson: 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. ET (approximately)

The preliminary card is set to begin Saturday at 5 p.m. ET. Rodriguez and Waterson are expected to make their ring walks at roughly 8 p.m. ET. All fights will be held at the UFC Apex, Las Vegas Nevada.

The Rodriguez vs Waterson will stream live from UFC Apex, Las Vegas Nevada, on ESPN+ ($5.99) starting at 2 p.m. ET.

UFC Vegas 26: Rodriguez vs Waterson, How to watch on ESPN+

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How to Watch UFC Vegas 26: Rodriguez vs Waterson

Date: Saturday, May 8 | Start Time: 5:00 pm ET (Main card)
Location: the UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada
Streaming: ESPN+
Online Coverage: UFC Streams

UFC Vegas 26: Rodriguez vs Waterson fight card

Women’s FlyweightMarina RodriguezMichelle Waterson
WelterweightDonald CerroneAlex Morono
WelterweightNeil MagnyGeoff Neal
HeavyweightMarcos Rogerio de LimaMaurice Greene
LightweightCarlos Diego FerreiraGregor Gillespie
Women’s StrawweightAmanda RibasAngela Hill

Preliminary card on ESPN+ at 2 p.m. ET

HeavyweightBen RothwellPhilipe Lins
MiddleweightPhil HawesKyle Daukaus
FeatherweightLudovit KleinMichael Trizano
FlyweightRyan BenoitZarrukh Adashev
MiddleweightJun Yong ParkTafon Nchukwi
WelterweightChristian AguileraCarlston Harris

Marina Rodriguez record and bio

Nationality: Brazilian
Born: April 29, 1987
Height: 5 ft 7 inches
Weight: 52 kg
Reach: 67 inches
Division: Strawweight
Total fights: 16
Record: 13-1-2 (6 KOs)

Michelle Waterson record and bio

Nationality: American
Born: January 6, 1986
Height: 5 ft 3 inches
Weight: 52 kg
Reach: 71 inches
Division: Atomweight, Strawweight
Total fights: 26
Record: 18-8-0 (3 KOs)