How to watch UFC 234: Fight card, start time, online results, where to stream Whittaker vs. Gastelum
The UFC is back in Australia for today’s UFC 234 event. Here’s how to watch.
UFC 234 takes place Saturday at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, Australia. The main card airs on pay-per-view following prelims on ESPN and UFC Fight Pass, the UFC’s digital streaming network.
The early prelims kick off at 6:30 p.m. ET, the ESPN prelims start at 8 p.m. ET, and the five-fight main card airs on pay-per-view at 10 p.m. ET.
For all the ways to watch the event, check out this UFC.com list.
In the main event, middleweight champion Robert Whittaker (20-4 MMA, 11-2 UFC) puts his title up against challenger Kelvin Gastelum (15-3 MMA, 10-3 UFC). It’s just the second time two winners of “The Ultimate Fighter” will meet for a UFC title.
In the middleweight co-feature, which is expected to produce the next title challenger, unbeaten Israel Adesanya (15-0 MMA, 4-0 UFC) is more than a 6-1 favorite against former longtime champ Anderson Silva (34-8 MMA, 17-4 UFC).
The full UFC 234 fight card is available below. You can also join us for live on-site round-by-round UFC 234 coverage on the MMAjunkie homepage.
UFC 234 main card (pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET)
- Champ Robert Whittaker vs. Kelvin Gastelum – for middleweight title
- Israel Adesanya vs. Anderson Silva
- Ricky Simon vs. Rani Yahya
- Montana De La Rosa vs. Nadia Kassem
- Sam Alvey vs. Jim Crute
UFC 234 preliminary card (ESPN, 8 p.m. ET)
- “Maestro” Dong Hyun Kim vs. Devonte Smith
- Austin Arnett vs. Shane Young
- Kai Kara-France vs. Raulian Paiva
- Teruto Ishihara vs. Kyung Ho Kang
UFC 234 preliminary card (UFC Fight Pass, 6:30 p.m. ET)
- Marcos Mariano vs. Lando Vannata
- Callan Potter vs. Jalin Turner
- Wuliji Buren vs. Jonathan Martinez