The sport’s biggest star returns to the Octagon to take on an old foe with potential lightweight title implications
Former UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor returns to the 155-pound mix to rematch top-ranked contender Dustin Poirier after stopping “The Diamond” in their featherweight clash at UFC 178 roughly five years back. Will history repeat itself in Abu Dhabi, or will the former interim champion score his revenge? Find out in just a few weeks!
UFC 257 Start time
The card is not finalized, but based on previous UFC times, this is what we expect…
The main card starts Jan. 23, 10 p.m. ET (7 p.m. PT).
The prelims start Jan. 23, 8 p.m. ET (5 p.m. PT).
The early prelims start Jan. 23, 6.30 p.m. ET (3.30 p.m. PT).
The main card starts Jan. 24, 3 a.m. GMT.
The prelims start Jan. 24, 1 a.m. GMT.
The early prelims start Jan 23, 11.30 p.m. GMT.
The main card starts Jan. 24, 2 p.m. AEDT.
The prelims start Jan. 24, 12 p.m. AEDT.
The early prelims start Jan. 24, 10.30 a.m. AEDT.