UFC continues apace with the fourth event of 2022 after serving up a treat at UFC 272.
And UFC 273 features featherweight champ Alexander Volkanovski up against Jung Chan Sung, better known as The Korean Zombie.
Also on the card is bantamweight champ Aljamain Sterling’s duel with Petr Yan and Mackenzie Dern faces Tecia Torres.
Find out all you need to know about the UFC event here.
What date is UFC 273?
UFC 273 takes place on Saturday April 9, 2022.
The event is being held at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida.
Those British fight fans well versed in staying up late for UFC will know the early prelim action will not be underway until 11pm UK time, then 1am for prelims on Sunday April 10.
The main event should get underway at about 3am.
What TV channel is UFC 273 on and can I live stream it?
BT Sport will show UFC 273 but at this stage it is unclear which BT Sport channel they will use.
The event will be streamed on BT Sport’s website or app.
Alternatively members with the UFC Fight Pass will have full access.
Who is on the undercard at UFC 273?
- Alexander Volkanovski vs Chan Sun Jung ‘The Korean Zombie’ – UFC featherweight championship
- Aljamain Sterling vs Petr Yan – UFC bantamweight championship
- Gilbert Burns vs Khamzat Chimaev – welterweight
- Mackenzie Dern vs Tecia Torres – women’s strawweight
- Kelvin Gastelum vs Nassourdine Imavov – middleweight
- Irine Aldana vs Aspen Ladd – women’s bantamweight
- Ian Garry vs Darian Weeks – welterweight
- Dricus du Plessis vs Anthony Hernandez – middleweight
- Jairzinho Rozenstruik vs Marcin Tybura – heavyweight
Early preliminary card
- Mickey Gall vs Mike Malott – welterweight
- Julio Arce vs Daniel Santos – bantamweight
- Mark Madsen vs Vinc Pichel – lightweight
- Piera Rodriguez vs Kay Hansen – women’s strawweight