UFC 276: Israel Adesanya, Fight Card, Date, Rumours, UK Time, Tickets and More

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UFC 276 is set to be a huge numbered PPV event on the calendar for 2022, and we’ve got everything you need to know ahead of the fight night.

The scheduled main event will see 185-pound king Israel Adesanya make his return to the octagon to defend his Middleweight title against Jared Cannonier.

Another huge contest on the fight card will see UFC Featherweight Champion Alexander Volkanovski defend in a highly-anticipated rematch against Max Holloway.

Here’s everything you need to know about UFC 276, including the Fight Card, UK Timings, Tickets and more.

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UPDATE 27th June 2022

Holloway talks Conor McGregor potentially retiring ahead of the PPV event.

Read More: Max Holloway talks potential Conor McGregor retirement ahead of UFC 276

MMA legend Robbie Lawler recently discussed retirement ahead of his fight with Bryan Barberena.

Read More: UFC 276: Robbie Lawler reveals potential retirement plans

Adesanya has made some fiery comments regarding Jon Jones!

Read More: UFC 276: Israel Adesanya unleashes explosive words on Jon Jones

Miesha Tate’s presence at the PPV event in the octagon may no longer be guaranteed.

Read More: UFC 276: Miesha Tate fight may be cancelled

UFC Fight Night: Makhachev v Moises Weigh-in
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 16: In this UFC handout, Miesha Tate poses on the scale during the UFC Fight Night weigh-in at UFC APEX on July 16, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Getty Images)

UPDATE 25th June: An MMA legend has been added to the fight card?

Read More: UFC 276: MMA legend expected to be added to fight card


UPDATE 23rd June: Volkanovski says finishing Holloway will cement his legacy as a great fighter!

Read More: UFC 276: Alexander Volkanovski says he needs to finish Max Holloway to cement his legacy


UPDATE 22nd June: Adesanya has slammed the ‘Tik-Tok’ generation of fight fans!

Read More: UFC 276: Israel Adensaya slams Tik-Tok generation of fight fans

Sean O’Malley has revealed his champ-champ plans ahead of his contest with Pedro Munhoz.

Read More: UFC 276: Sean O’Malley has massive champ-champ plans

Volkanovski has revealed his plans to go for his own champ-champ status!

Read More: UFC 276: Alexander Volkanovski reveals Lightweight division aspirations

UFC 269: Raulian Paiva v Sean O'Malley
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – DECEMBER 11: Sean O’Malley reacts in his bantamweight fight against Raulian Paiva of Brazil during the UFC 269 event at T-Mobile Arena on December 11, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Carmen Mandato/Getty Images)

UPDATE 21st June: Check out the latest betting odds via the link below!

Read More: UFC 276 betting odds include potential shocks on the night

UFC 271: Adesanya v Whittaker 2
HOUSTON, TEXAS – FEBRUARY 12: Israel Adesanya of Nigeria looks on in his middleweight championship fight against Robert Whittaker of Australia during UFC 271 at Toyota Center on February 12, 2022 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Carmen Mandato/Getty Images)

UPDATE 20th June: Adesanya has given his pick for Featherweight GOAT ahead of the fight night!

Read More: McGregor, Volkanovski: Israel Adesanya picks UFC Featherweight GOAT


UPDATE 16th June 2022: Cannonier says he will not be ‘goaded’ into the striking game with Adesanya.

Read More: UFC 276: Jared Cannonier won’t be ‘goaded’ by Israel Adesanya

UFC 271: Jared Cannonier v Derek Brunson
HOUSTON, TEXAS – FEBRUARY 12: Jared Cannonier reacts after winning his middleweight fight against Derek Brunson via a second-round knockout during UFC 271 at Toyota Center on February 12, 2022 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Carmen Mandato/Getty Images)

UPDATE 6th June 2022: Sean O’Malley has been showing off some sparring ahead of his fight on the card!

Read More: UFC 276: Sean O’Malley shows off sparring skills ahead of event

Sean O'Malley UFC Training
Images from Sean O’Malley’s YouTube Channel

Fight Card

Here is the current fight card for the event according to the UFC website as of Monday 27th June 2022:

Early Prelims

  • Jessica-Rose Clark vs. Julija Stoliarenko – Women’s Bantamweight Bout
  • Dricus du Plessis vs. Brad Tavares – Middleweight Bout
  • Jessica Eye vs. Maycee Barber – Women’s Flyweight Bout
  • Uriah Hall vs. Andre Muniz – Middleweight Bout

Prelims

  • Jim Miller vs Donald Cerrone – Welterweight Bout
  • Ian Garry vs Gabriel Green – Welterweight Bout
  • Robbie Lawler vs. Bryan Barberena – Welterweight Bout
  • Jalin Turner vs. Brad Riddell – Lightweight Bout

Main Card

  • Sean O’Malley vs. Pedro Munhoz – Bantamweight Bout
  • Sean Strickland vs. Alex Pereira – Middleweight Bout
  • UFC Featherweight Championship Bout: Alexander Volkanovski (c) vs. Max Holloway
  • UFC Middleweight Championship Bout: Israel Adesanya (c) vs. Jared Cannonier

Read More: UFC Weight Classes: What Are They?

UFC 276 Fight Card
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Date

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UFC 276 is scheduled to be taking place on Saturday, July 2nd 2022 from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Read More: UFC 276 Date: When is it?


Rumours

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UPDATE: It’s safe to say that this fight isn’t going ahead, on this card at least.

Original: UFC President Dana White appeared to leak some major upcoming bouts in early May 2022, including a potential Nate Diaz vs Khamzat Chimaev contest for UFC 276.

As of writing, this fight has not been confirmed for the event, but hopefully, it will be revealed in the coming weeks!

Read More: UFC 276 Live Stream: How to Watch


UK Time

UFC Octagon
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Fight fans in the United Kingdom will be in for a long one, especially if they’re looking to see all of the action from UFC 276.

As confirmed by the official UFC website, the Early Prelims for the event will be starting at 11:00 PM BST on Saturday, July 2nd 2022.

Read More: UFC 276 UK Start Time: What is it?

As confirmed by the official UFC website, the Prelims for the event will be starting at 1:00 AM BST on Sunday, July 2nd 2022.

Read More: Israel Adesanya vs Jared Cannonier UK Cage Walk Time UFC 276

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Tickets

Tickets for the event are now available to purchase via the AXS.com site. As of writing, tickets range from $300 for the cheaper seats all the way up to $1500 for seats at cageside.

Read More: The Ultimate Fighter: How To Watch Season 30 in the UK


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