After a failed try and develop into a two-division champion, Israel Adesanya returns to middleweight to defend his middleweight championship in opposition to a well-known foe in Marvin Vettori at UFC 263.
Adesanya is one struggle faraway from dropping a unanimous resolution to UFC gentle heavyweight champion Jan Blachowicz at UFC 259 however has but to style defeat within the middleweight division. He’ll look to show again the problem of Vettori, who believes he deserved to win their first assembly over three years in the past.
Adesanya defeated Vettori by a slender cut up resolution and would go on to dominate the division whereas changing into champion in 2019. As for Vettori, he hasn’t misplaced for the reason that resolution to Adesanya and has put collectively a powerful five-fight successful streak that has seen him dominate the opposition.
It will be a basic matchup of striker vs. wrestler between these two and the stakes shall be a lot greater within the rematch.
The co-main occasion shall be one other rematch as Deiveson Figueiredo defends his flyweight title in opposition to Brandon Moreno after the 2 battled to a high-action majority draw again in December. The cardboard may even function the return of Nate Diaz as he squares off in opposition to Leon Edwards in a five-round battle that would have enormous implications on the title image.
Right here is all the things it’s essential find out about UFC 263.
When is UFC 263: Adesanya vs. Vettori?
- Date: Saturday, June 12
- Time: 6 p.m. ET / 3 p.m. PT
- Important card (PPV): 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT
- Important occasion: 12:15 a.m. ET / 9:15 p.m. PT
UFC 263: Israel Adesanya vs. Marvin Vettori takes place on Saturday with the early prelims kicking the occasion off at 6 p.m. ET, earlier than the pay-per-view principal card begins at 10 p.m. ET. Adesanya and Vettori ought to enter the Octagon round 12:15 a.m. ET, relying on the size of the undercard bouts.
How one can watch UFC 263: Adesanya vs. Vettori
- TV channels/reside stream: ESPN, ESPN Deportes and ESPN+
The principle card for UFC 263 is on the market within the U.S. on the ESPN+ subscription streaming service for a pay-per-view value. That portion of the occasion begins at 10 p.m.
Earlier fights, nonetheless, are viewable reside on ESPN, the WatchESPN app and, for the early prelims, on UFC Struggle Move.
In Canada, the principle card pay-per-view is on the market on Bell, Rogers, Shaw, SaskTel, Videotron, Telus, Eastlink, and UFC PPV on UFC Struggle Move.
How a lot does UFC 263 value?
- $69.99 (present ESPN+ subscribers)
- $89.98 (new subscribers)
Within the U.S., the UFC 263 principal card is on the market by way of pay-per-view on ESPN+, which additionally requires a subscription. The PPV worth for UFC 262 is $69.99 for present subscribers. New subscribers will pay a bundle worth of $89.99 for the UFC 263 pay-per-view and an ESPN+ annual subscription, which provides a financial savings of over 30 %.
The place is UFC 263?
UFC 263 will happen on the Gila River Enviornment in Glendale, Ariz., in entrance of a reside crowd.
Adesanya vs. Vettori odds for UFC 263
- Charles Oliveira: -290
- Michael Chandler: +225
In keeping with FanDuel Sportsbook, Adesanya is the favourite at -290 with Vettori sitting at +225. With these odds, one would want to guess $290 on Adesanya to realize a $100 revenue. A $100 wager on Vettori would yield a $225 return.
Israel Adesanya report and bio
- Born: July 22, 1989
- Peak: 6-4
- Attain: 80 inches
- Whole fights: 21
- Document: 20-1
Marvin Vettori report and bio
- Born: Sept. 20, 1993
- Peak: 6-0
- Attain: 74 inches
- Whole fights: 22
- Document: 17-4-1
UFC 263 struggle card
- Israel Adesanya (c) vs. Marvin Vettori for Adesanya’s Middleweight title
- Deiveson Figueiredo (c) vs. Brandon Moreno for Figueiredo’s Flyweight title
- Leon Edwards vs. Nate Diaz; Welterweight
- Demian Maia vs. Belal Muhammad; Welterweight
- Paul Craig vs. Jamahal Hill; Gentle Heavyweight
- Drew Dober vs. Brad Riddell; Light-weight
- Eryk Anders vs. Darren Stewart; Gentle Heavyweight
- Lauren Murphy vs. Joanne Calderwood; Girls’s Flyweight
- Movsar Evloev vs. Hakeem Dawodu; Featherweight
Struggle Move Prelims
- Pannie Kianzad vs. Alexis Davis; Girls’s Bantamweight
- Frank Camacho vs. Matt Frevola; Light-weight
- Chase Hooper vs. Steven Peterson; Featherweight
- Fares Ziam vs. Luigi Vendramini; Light-weight
- Carlos Felipe vs. Jake Collier; Heavyweight