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Pros react to issues ordering UFC 257 live stream

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UFC 257 Poirier v McGregor: Weigh-Ins Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

UFC fighters got out their credit cards to legally watch Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier 2 in the pay-per-view headliner of UFC 257. But when showtime arrived, many were left watching a whole lot of nothing when live streaming network ESPN+ had an apparent outage.

The fighters quickly took to Twitter to voice their displeasure at the outage, which appeared to affect several broadcasts on ESPN+ and came after UFC President Dana White vowed to crack down on illegal streams of UFC 257.

Here’s what fighters had to say about the streaming issues.