Results, highlights, full fight card, odds, PPV info, start time for Adesanya vs. Cannonier

A packed fight card featuring a pair of title bouts involving three of the world’s top 6 pound-for-pound fighters is scheduled for UFC 276 on Saturday at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Middleweight champion Israel Adesanya, ranked No. 3 pound-for-pound, will defend his belt against hard-hitting challenger Jared Cannonier in the main event.

Featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski, who the UFC ranked No. 2 pound-for-pound, defends his belt against No. 6 Max Holloway, a former champion, in the co-main event.

Volkanovski has beaten Holloway twice, by unanimous decision in 2019 when he won the title and by split decision in 2020 when he successfully defended it. Volkanovski has won 21 streaks overall in MMA and is 11-0 in the UFC.

Adesanya promised a breakthrough win over Cannonier, a former heavyweight who is 5-1 in his six fights since moving up to middleweight.

Adesanya has made four consecutive successful title defenses since knocking out Robert Whittaker in Round 2 of UFC 243 on Oct. 6, 2019, to win the middleweight championship.

Yahoo Sports’ Kevin Iole is at T-Mobile Arena for the festivities and will have full coverage of the event. Follow our live blog below for updates, highlights and blow-by-blow analysis.

UFC 276 Live Blog

UFC 276 Main Card Matches, Odds (Live Now on ESPN+ PPV)

Middleweight: Israel Adesanya -475 vs. Jared Cannonier +365

Featherweight: Alexander Volkanovski def. Max Holloway via unanimous decision (50-45, 50-45, 50-45)

Middleweight: Alex Pereira def. Sean Strickland by KO (punch) at 2:36 from R1:

Welterweight: Bryan Barberena def. Robbie Lawler by TKO (punches) at 4:47 from R2

Bantamweight: Pedro Munhoz vs. Sean O’Malley ends no contest (doctor’s stoppage) at 3:09 from R2

Full UFC 276 Preliminary Results

Lightweight: Jalin Turner beats. Brad Riddell by submission (guillotine mounted) at 0:45 from R1

Welterweight: Jim Miller def. Donald Cerrone by submission (guillotine) at 1:32 from R2

Welterweight: Ian Garry def. Gabriel Green via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Middleweight: Dricus du Plessis def. Brad Tavares via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

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Middleweight: André Muniz def. Uriah Hall +255 by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Flyweight: Maycee Barber won. Jessica Eye by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)

Bantamweight: Julija Stoliarenko defeated. Jessica-Rose Clark via submission (arm bar) at 0:42 from R1:

What TV channel is UFC 276 airing on?

The pay-per-view portion of UFC 276 begins at 10 p.m. ET and is available in the US on ESPN+ PPV for $74.99. The prelims will air on ESPN+, but will also be available on ABC and ESPN beginning at 8 p.m. ET. Bantamweights Jessica-Rose Clark and Julija Stoliarenko kick off the first prelims at 6 p.m. ET on ESPN, ESPN+, and UFC Fight Pass.

Middleweight champion Israel Adesanya and featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski star in a busy UFC 276. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images for UFC)


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