UFC Vegas 18 start time in US and Australia – how to watch Alistair Overeem vs Alexander Volkov

UFC Fight Night: Overeem vs Volkov

UFC Fight Night: Overeem vs Volkov airs live from UFC Apex in Las Vegas, NV on Saturday February 6 in the US and Sunday February 7 in Australia. The fight card features a total of 14 bouts.


The main event is a five-round heavyweight battle between former Dream, Strikeforce and K-1 heavyweight champion Alistair Overeem (47-18, 1 NC), who is currently ranked No.5 in the UFC heavyweight class, and ranked No.6 heavyweight contender Alexander Volkov (32-8).

In the co-main event ranked No.2 bantamweight contender Cory Sandhagen (13-2) goes up against former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar (24-8-1), who is currently ranked No.4 in the UFC 135-pound division. The full fight card can be found below.

How to watch UFC Vegas 18: Overeem vs Volkov live stream online

MMA fight fans in the United States can watch UFC Fight Night: Overeem vs Volkov live stream on ESPN+. The main card start time is scheduled for Saturday, February 6 at 8 pm ET / 5 pm PT. The action begins on the preliminary card kicking off at 5 pm ET / 2 pm PT.

MMA fans in Australia can watch UFC Vegas 18: Overeem vs Volkov live stream on ESPN on Kayo and UFC Fight Pass. The main card date and start time is set for Sunday, February 7 at 12 pm AEDT / 9 am AWST, following the preliminary card commencing at 9 am AEDT / 6 am AWST.

UFC Vegas 18 fight card

The UFC Vegas 18 main card comprises six bouts, following the eight-fight preliminary card. The complete lineup looks as the following:

Main Card

  • Alistair Overeem vs. Alexander Volkov
  • Cory Sandhagen vs. Frankie Edgar
  • Marion Reneau vs. Macy Chiasson
  • Alexandre Pantoja vs. Manel Kape
  • Cody Stamann vs. Askar Askarov
  • Diego Ferreira vs. Beneil Dariush

Preliminary Card

  • Michael Johnson vs. Clay Guida
  • Mike Rodriguez vs. Danilo Marques
  • Timur Valieu vs. Martin Day
  • Devonte Smith vs. Justin Jaynes
  • Karol Rosa vs. Joselyne Edwards
  • Molly McCann vs. Lara Procopio
  • Seungwoo Choi vs. Youssef Zalal
  • Ode Osbourne vs. Jerome Rivera

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