The UFC 282 start time and TV schedule for the Blachowicz vs. Ankalaev fight card at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas is below.
The fight card is broken into three different parts and airs on three different mediums. This post will help explain which fights are airing where and at which times.
The event kicks off with a three-fight early preliminary card at 6:30 p.m. ET on ESPN+, headlined by a featherweight fight between Billy Quarantillo vs. Alexander Hernandez. Both fighters have lost two of their past three fights.
The prelims continue on ESPN2/ESPN+ at 8 p.m. ET with the debut of the youngest UFC fighter on the roster in 18-year-old Raul Rosas Jr. He will headline this portion of the card against Jay Perrin in a bantamweight contest.
The card becomes pay-per-view at 10 p.m. ET with a contest between Jan Blachowicz and Magomed Ankalaev on tap to decide who will win the vacant light heavyweight championship. Paddy Pimblett also makes his PPV debut on the main card and undefeated prospects Bryce Mitchell and Ilia Topuria kick things off in a featherweight contest.