UFC 259: How To Watch Adesanya vs. Blachowicz, Start Time, TV Channel & Latest Odds

All the essential information you need for Saturday’s huge UFC event
Tom Dodd
Thu, March 4, 7:34 AM EST

You really don’t want to miss UFC 259. It’s got just about everything, from Amanda Nunes looking to cement her place as the greatest female fighter of all time to Israel Adesanya’s continued ascendance to the very top of the men’s fight game. To ensure you don’t miss anything, we’ve compiled all the answers to your burning questions below.

What TV Channel Is UFC 259 On?

The main card will be available for PPV on ESPN+. For existing ESPN+ users, the cost for the PPV is $69.99.

What Time Does UFC 259 start?

The prelims for UFC 259 will start at roughly 8pm ET with the main card starting roughly 2 hours later at 10pm.

What Time Is The Main Event Scheduled For?

The main event clash between Israel Adesanya and Jan Blachowicz is scheduled for roughly 1am ET, Sunday March 7.

Where Is UFC 259?

As always with the big fight nights, we’re in Las Vegas, this time at the Apex where all recent UFC events have taken place.

What Are The Latest Betting Odds For Blachowicz vs. Adesanya?

Fighter

Odds

Betting Data (% Of Total Bets)

Jan Blachowicz

+200 (Click To Bet)

59.64%

Israel Adesanya

-225 (Click To Bet)

40.36%

View the full odds for the fight here. 

What Are The Latest Betting Odds For Nunes vs. Anderson

Fighter

Odds

Betting Data (% Of Total Bets)

Amanda Nunes

-1100 (Click To Bet)

53%

Megan Anderson

+750 (Click To Bet)

47%

View the full odds for the fight here. 

UFC 259 Fight Card – Main Card

  • Jan Błachowicz (c) vs. Israel Adesanya for Blachowicz's Light Heavyweight title
  • Amanda Nunes (c) vs. Megan Anderson for Nunes' Women's Featherweight title
  • Petr Yan (c) vs. Aljamain Sterling for Yan's Bantamweight title
  • Islam Makhachev vs. Drew Dober; Lightweight
  • Thiago Santos vs. Aleksandar Rakić; Light Heavyweight

UFC 259 Fight Card – Prelims

  • Dominick Cruz vs. Casey Kenney; Bantamweight
  • Song Yadong vs. Kyler Phillips; Bantamweight
  • Joseph Benavidez vs. Askar Askarov; Flyweight
  • Rogério Bontorin vs. Kai Kara-France; Flyweight
  • Lívia Renata Souza vs. Amanda Lemos; Women’s Strawweight
  • Tim Elliott vs. Jordan Espinosa; Flyweight
  • Kennedy Nzechukwu vs. Carlos Ulberg; Light Heavyweight
  • Sean Brady vs. Jake Matthews; Welterweight
  • Uroš Medić vs. Aalon Cruz; Lightweight
  • Mario Bautista vs. Trevin Jones; Bantamweight

What Are The Best Betting Offers For UFC 259? 

Claim A 100/1 Bonus With DraftKings If A Punch Lands At UFC 259

The guys at DraftKings are offering a 100/1 special that a punch lands in the fight. But not only that, they’re offering the special for any of the top 3 fights on the card. New customers only need to Bet $1 on any of the 3 fights (Blachowicz vs. Adesanya, Nunes vs. Anderson, or Yan vs. Sterling) and they’ll get a $100 bonus if a punch lands in their chosen fight. It’s a complete no-brainer.

Here’s how to claim the offer:

1. Click here to sign up to DraftKings

2. Make a deposit of $5+ into your Sportsbook account

3. Following deposit, pick which fight to bet on, either: Blachowicz vs. Adesanya, Nunes vs. Anderson, or Yan vs. Sterling

4. Place a bet of at least $1 on either fighter to win in the Main Event

5. If there is a punch recorded by either fighter, you will be issued a $100 bonus!

6. It’s so easy! Sign up now and get that $100!

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