Undoubtedly, in my view, UFC 282 is one of the best of the year. In the main event, Jan Błachowicz will face Magomed Ankalaev for the Light Heavyweight, while in the co-feature, Paddy Pimblett will meet Jared Gordon for the Lightweight. Both of these fights will be absolutely amazing to see.
You can find all the details about this event, including where to watch it live, below.
What time is the fight in Canada?
- Date: Saturday, Dec. 10
- Prelims: 8 p.m. ET
- Main card: 10 p.m. ET
- Early Prelims: 6 p.m. ET
Information about the main event
There are two mixed-style fights in this one. Nine victories by knockout or submission belong to Blachowicz. He scores 2.55 meaningful strikes per minute and has a 49% accuracy rate. The “Polish Power” man can also knock everyone to the ground, with a rate of 1.08 knockdowns per 15 minutes. In 2021, he scored three against Israel Adesanya.
Regarding Ankalaev, he has 10 knockout victories and a nine-match winning streak. He is 54% accurate and averages 3.64 important strikes per minute and he can also fight on the ground if necessary; he averages 0.94 takedowns per 15 minutes.
I really think Ankalaev will win this fight in the second round.
- Billy Quarantillo vs. Alexander Hernandez
- T.J. Brown vs. Erik Silva
- Daniel da Silva vs. Vinicius Salvador
- Cameron Saaiman vs. Steven Koslow
- Jairzinho Rozenstruik vs. Chris Daukaus
- Jay Perrin vs. Raul Rosas Jr.
- Edmen Shahbazyan vs. Dalcha Lungiambula
- Chris Curtis vs. Joaquin Buckley
- Paddy Pimblett vs Jared Gordon
- Santiago Ponzinibbio vs Alex Morono
- Dricus du Plessis vs Darren Till
- Bryce Mitchell vs Ilia Topuria
How can I watch the fight?
Current subscribers may watch UFC 282 for $74.99 on pay-per-view. New customers may save more than 30% by purchasing the UFC 282 pay-per-view and a year of ESPN+ membership together for $99.98.
Early Prelims: 6 p.m. ET on UFC FIGHT PASS