UFC 270 Ngannou vs Gane: Date, Fight Card, Tickets, Location, Rumors, UK Start Time And Everything You Need To Know

UFC 270 Poster

UFC 270 is set to be the first Ultimate Fighting Championship event of 2022, with a huge Main Event Heavyweight Title fight in the pipeline.

After a huge year for the company, which saw Conor McGregor headline two events and draw massive numbers on PPV, the Ultimate Fighting Championships are set to continue into 2022 with more high profile PPV cards.

Here’s everything you need to know about UFC 270, which will be taking place in early 2022.

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UPDATE January 21st: It has been translated what was said between Francis Ngannou & Ciryl Gane during face-off!

Read more: Video translates exactly what was said between Francis Ngannou & Ciryl Gane during face-off

Update January 17th: Tai Tuivasa has given his take on the main event!

Read More: Francis Ngannou vs Ciryl Gane: Tai Tuivasa’s hot take on UFC 270 main event


Update January 10th: UFC’s greatest heavyweights in history have been ranked ahead of Ngannou vs Gane!

Read more: The 15 greatest heavyweights in UFC history have been ranked ahead of Ngannou vs Gane

Francis Ngannou

Update December 16th: Jared Cannonier (14-3) vs. (#4) Derek Brunson (23-7) has been moved from UFC 270 to UFC 271.

Jared Cannonier (14-3) vs. (#4) Derek Brunson (23-7)

Update December 15th: Francis Ngannou has lost a lot of muscle mass ahead of Ciryl Gane fight!

Read more: New photo emerges of Francis Ngannou and he’s lost a lot of muscle ahead of UFC 270

Francis Ngannou

Update November 24th 2021: Ngannou brings in a major name for preparations ahead of the contest with Gane.

Read More: Francis Ngannou drafts in Tyson Fury’s old sparring partner to help him prepare for huge Ciryl Gane fight

Francis Ngannou

Update November 17th 2021: Watch back this frosty moment between the main-eventers!

Read More: Francis Ngannou vs Ciryl Gane UFC 270: Frosty backstage moment at UFC 268

Ngannou Gane

Update October 23rd 2021: What date is the event?

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What are the betting odds for the fight card?

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What is the UK start time of UFC 270?

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UFC 270 UK Start Time

Francis Ngannou’s Next Fight

Update October 16th 2021: When does Francis Ngannou fight next?

Read More: UFC 270: When Is Francis Ngannou’s Next Fight?

Francis Ngannou

Update October 11th 2021: What is the fight card expected to be?

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Ngannou vs Gane

Update October 7th 2021: UFC Heavyweight Champion Francis Ngannou looks set to face Interim Heavyweight Champion Ciryl Gane in the main event of the card.

Read More: UFC 270: Francis Ngannou to make first title defence against Ciryl Gane on January 22

UFC 270 Poster Ngannou vs Gane


UFC 270 will be taking place on Saturday, January 22nd 2022.

Fight Card

Here is the full card that UFC has confirmed for the event:

Main Card (Pay-Per-View, 10:00 p.m. ET/7:00 p.m. PT)

  • Francis Ngannou (C) (16-3) vs. Cyril Gane (IC) (10-0) — UFC Heavyweight Championship
  • Brandon Moreno (C) (19-5-2) vs. (#1) Deiveson Figueiredo (20-2-1) — UFC Flyweight Championship
  • Michael Morales (12-0) vs. Trevin Giles (14-3)
  • Aleksei Oleinik (59-16-3) vs. Greg Hardy (7-3)

Prelims (ESPN, 8:00 p.m. ET/5:00 p.m. PT)

  • (#15) Cody Stamman (19-4-1) vs. Said Nurmagomedov (14-2)
  • (#15) Movsar Evloev (15-0) vs. Ilia Topuria (11-0)
  • (#7) Vivane Araujo (10-3) vs. Alex Grasso (13-3)
  • Poliana Botelho (8-4) vs. Ji Yeon Kim (9-4-2)

Early Prelims (ESPN+, 6:15 p.m. ET/3:15 p.m. PT)

  • Warlley Alves (15-5) vs. Jack Della Maddalena (10-2)
  • Kay Hansen (7-4) vs. Jasmine Jasudavicius (6-1)
  • Matt Frevola (8-3-1) vs. Genaro Valdez (10-0)
  • Rodolfo Vieira (8-1) vs. Wellington Thurman (17-5)


Ticket details for the massive can be found via Ticketmaster

As of writing, the cheapest available ticket to the event is in Section 403 Row N, which is priced at $236.56 before sales tax.

UFC 270


UFC 270 will be taking place from the Honda Center in Anaheim, California. It was originally rumoured that Las Vegas would be the destination for the first number UFC event of 2022.

UFC Las Vegas


Aside from the expected announcement of Ngannou vs Gane (which is now official), there are not currently any other major rumours surrounding the event.

UK Start Time

The main card of UFC 270 will begin Sunday, October 31st at 03:00 BST for fans to watch on BT Sport 1.

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