UFC 248 features Israel Adesanya in defense of his middleweight title against Yoel Romero. The contest headlines the fight card live on pay-per-view from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, NV.
Unbeaten Israel Adesanya (13-0) claimed undisputed belt by KO in the second round against former champion Robert Whittaker. Yoel Romero (13-4) is coming off the defeat by unanimous decision against Paulo Costa.
The co-main event features Weili Zhang (20-1) making the defense of her strawweight title against former champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk (16-3). Zhang claimed the title by knockout in the first round against former champion Jessica Andrade. Jedrzejczyk (16-3) is coming off the win unanimous decision against Michelle Waterson.
How to watch UFC 248 live in Australia
MMA fans in Australia can watch UFC 248 live on Main Event and Fetch TV at the PPV price of $54.95. The main card start time is scheduled for Sunday, March 8 at 2 pm AEDT / 11 am AWST. Replay is scheduled for 8 pm AEDT / 5 pm AWST.
The preliminary card is scheduled on UFC Fight Pass at 12 pm AEDT / 9 am AWST. MMA action begins on the early preliminary card kicking off at 10:30 am AEDT / 7:30 am AWST on UFC Fight Pass.
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Israel Adesanya vs. Yoel Romero
Zhang Weili vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk
Beneil Dariush vs. Drakkar Klose
Neil Magny vs. Li Jingliang
Alex Oliveira vs. Max Griffin
Sean O’Malley vs. Jose Quinonez
Mark O. Madsen vs. Austin Hubbard
Rodolfo Vieira vs. Saparbek Safarov
Gerald Meerschaert vs. Deron Winn
Early Preliminary Card
Emily Whitmire vs. Polyana Viana (cancelled)
Jamall Emmers vs. Giga Chikadze
Danaa Batgerel vs. Guido Cannetti