UFC 240 Holloway vs. Edgar: How To Watch The Big Fight


10 p.m., Saturday (Main Event)

ESPN-Plus with PPV

(Annual plan, $79.99 with UFC 240; other options below)

If things go according to plan in the Max Holloway camp, the UFC featherweight champ will dispatch with Frankie Edgar at UFC 240 on Saturday and then take another stab at the lightweight belt.

The fighter, with a 20-4 record, saw his 13-fight winning streak end while fighting Dustin Poirier in a lightweight battle earlier this year.

Now, he’s down 10 pounds to face Edgar, but has dreams of “fattening up’ again to 155 and try fighting again as a lightweight. But today he has Edgar on his brain in a fight that’s been booked three times and hasn’t happened. Now it is. It’s happening Saturday at Rogers Place in Edmonton Canada.

“We’ve got unfinished business. There’s a lot of guys now coming up that are doing what they’re supposed to be doing and Frankie is a legend, he’s a legend. Third times a charm,’ Holloway said in published reports. “It took two times to book this fight, I can’t wait.”

Holloway is the favorite according to 5Dimes and Heritage, two of SBR’s top rated sportsbooks.


If you want to watch the fight from the comfort of your home, ESPN+ is your option. ESPN+ (ESPN PLUS) is the sports network’s streaming service that brings together live events, on-demand content plus original content. UFC’s PPV through a cable provider no longer available.

The early preliminary fights are on UFC Fight Pass at 6:15 p.m. ET and the card is:

  • Gillian Robertson vs. Sarah Frota (Women’s Flyweight)

  • Erik Koch vs. Kyle Stewart (Welterweight)

  • Tanner Boser vs. Giacomo Lemos (Heavyweight)

The preliminary fights are on ESPN at 8 p.m. ET with these bouts on the card:

  • Alexis Davis vs. Vivane Araujo (Women’s Flyweight

  • Hakeem Dawodu vs. Yoshinori Horie (Featherweight)

  • Gavin Tucker vs. Seungwoo Choi (Featherweight)

  • Alexandre Pantoja vs. Deiveson Figeiredo (Flyweight)

The main card action, at 10 p.m. ET on Saturday is the only part of UFC 240 covered by the PPV. You must have ESPN+ to watch the fight. An annual subscription is about $50 or month-to-month options are available.

Here are the viewing options for the main card:

  • The ESPN+ subscription and UFC240 PPV package is $79.99

  • Purchase one-month ESPN+ at $5 with UFC PPV fee of $59

  • If you don’t have a cable provider, ESPN+ is available for same fees above via live stream on your computer plus Amazon’s Fire TV, Chromecast, Oculus Go, Playstation 4, Roku, Samsung Smart TV, Xbox One, and on your Android Phone, iPhone, iPad and Apple TV.

The full main card is:

  • Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar (Featherweight Title Bout)

  • Cris Cyborg vs. Felicia Spencer (Women’s Featherweight)

  • Geoff Neal vs. Niko Price (Welterweight)

  • Olivier Aubin-Mercier vs. Arman Tsarukyan (Lightweight)

  • Marc-Andre Barriault vs. Krzysztof Jotko (Middleweight)