How To Watch UFC 253 Live Online with VPN

Updated: Sept 9th, 2020

Watch UFC fights online from anywhere. Follow the 3 steps given below:

1. Susbcribe PureVPN App & install on your device.
2. Connect to SonyLiv from the App.
3. Go to Fight Sports section and start UFC live streaming!

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Watch UFC On ESPN+

ESPN hold the official broadcasting rights for UFC. You can watch the fights with ESPN+ PPV subscription of 5 USD per month. But, ESPN+ is geo-restricted & cannot access worldwide. For this you need to have PureVPN app. Follow the steps given below to watch UFC on ESPN with VPN

  1. Subscribe to PureVPN
  2. Install and Connect to US server from the app
  3. Head to ESPN website or App, get the 7 day free trial of ESPN+

Note : ESPN+ is also available in a bundle with Disney+ and Hulus on-demand service for 13 USD/month

How to Watch UFC Live Online?

There are 3 ways to watch UFC Fights live online form anywhere. Check them out and pick the solution most suitable for you.

  1. Watch UFC For Free 
  2. Stream UFC on Official Channels
  3. Get UFC.TV PPV in Cheap Price 

1. How to Watch UFC Online for Free?

You heard that right! It’s true that you can stream the upcoming UFC PPV event without paying a cent. Just follow these steps:

  1. Subscribe to PureVPN.
  2. Download and install PureVPN on your preferred devices.
  3. Select SonyLiv IN from the popular website list in PureVPN’s app.
  4. On SonyLiv website go to Fight Sports section and click on UFC
  5. Livestream UFC  pay-per-view for free. 

2. Where to Watch UFC Online?

Here’s the list of channels on which you can watch UFC live online.

Country Broadcasting Channels
United States Fox Sports 1 | ESPN+
United Kingdom BT Sport
Australia Main Event
South America Fox Sports 1
France (Free) RMC
Brazil Globo
Portugal Kombat Sport
India SonyLiv (Free)
Japan WOWOW (Free)
MENA Region OSN Play
Canada Fight Network
China PPTV (Free)
Russia Russia 2 (Free)

3. UFC Pay Per View

UFC.TV Pay-per-view varies for every fight and in every region. Here’s your chance to take advantage of our research and get the cheapest PPV.

CountryUFC PPV Price (USD)
USABlacked out
UKNot Available
Australia$29.99
India/Mexico$9.99 (Lowest)
Thailand$19.99
Philippines$13.31
Russia$29.99
Japan$23.48

Note: The above price comparison is for UFC SD PPV. HD PPV is also available on slightly higher prices. 6 Months subscription plans are also available with discounts. 

Watch UFC on BT Sport Box Office

BT Sport Box Office has exclusive rights to the UFC. This service only restricted to United Kingdom, and also you need to have TV Box from Sky or BT TV.

If you do not have a TV box from BT TV or Sky TV and you are in UK region, then we recommend you ESPN+ PPV

UFC Fight Times in Different Zones

Below is estimated times in different time zones.

  • Greenwich (GMT): 6 p.m.
  • New York (ET): 2 p.m.
  • Chicago (CT): 1 p.m.
  • Denver (MT): 12 p.m.
  • Las Vegas (PT): 11 a.m.
  • Los Angeles (PT): 11 a.m.
  • Honolulu (HAST): 8 a.m.
  • Sydney (AET): 4 a.m. (Sunday)
  • Tokyo (JST): 3 a.m (Sunday)
  • Moscow (MSK): 9 p.m
  • Paris (CEST): 8 p.m
  • London (BST): 7 p.m.

Watch UFC Online On Fox Sports (USA)

Fox Sports is no longer an exclusive broadcaster for UFC events. Its long-time contract with UFC was recently dissolved, Now UFC has a partnership with ESPN+ and has come up with special packages and PPV with ESPN Subscription. Follow the steps below to watch UFC on ESPN.

  • Subscribe to PureVPN.
  • Download and install PureVPN app for your preferred smart devices.
  • From the Popular Website list Connect to the ESPN.
  • On ESPN+ website, navigate to UFC event link to watch it live.

Watch UFC Online from Outside the US

UFC fans from around the world want to watch the action live online. Unfortunately, most international viewers won’t be able to catch the action live because of restrictions. But, there is an easy solution to this very frustrating problem.

Even if the event is not available in your country, you can stream it with PureVPN. Just follow the steps below and you’ll be able to watch UFC online from outside the US with ease:

What Devices Does PureVPN Support to Watch UFC ?

UFC officially supports many devices including gaming consoles and TV Set boxes. They have their apps on it or are available through different service providers. With PureVPN, you can access the UFC live stream on those devices through simple steps.

How to watch UFC Live Stream on Kodi

  1. Configure PureVPN on Kodi.
  2. Install Planet MMA Add-on from Ares repository.
  3. Change location to UK or US.
  4. Enjoy live streaming UFC via Kodi.

How to watch UFC Live Stream on PS4

  1. Configure PureVPN on PS4.
  2. Connect to PureVPN’s server required by the channel you want to access.
  3. Open the browser and access channel's website.
  4. Start live streaming  live on PS4.

How to watch UFC Live Stream on Android Apps

  1. Subscribe PureVPN.
  2. Download and Install PureVPN app on Android.
  3. Connect to PureVPN’s US server.
  4. Visit Fox Sports and sign in.

UFC 253 Fight time

The coverage start @ 6:30 p.m Eastern time on 26 September. The event is taking place on the Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates



Prelims (ESPN+)
Brad Riddell (8-1-0) vs. Alex Da Silva (21-2-0) – Lightweight
Shane Young (13-4-0) vs. Nate Landwehr (14-3-0) – Featherweight
Diego Sanchez (31-12-0) vs. Jake Matthews (16-4-0) – Welterweight
William Knight (8-1-0) vs. Aleksa Camur (6-0-0) – Light Heavyweight
Juan Espino (10-1-0) vs. Jeff Hughes (10-3-0) – Heavyweight

Main Card (ESPN+)

Hakeem Dawodu (11-1-1) vs. Zubaira Tukhugov (19-4-1) – Featherweight
Israel Adesanya (19-0-0) vs. Paulo Costa (13-0-0) – Middleweight
Dominick Reyes (12-1-0) vs. Jan Blachowicz (26-8-0) – Light Heavyweight
Kai Kara-France (21-8-0) vs. Brandon Royval (11-4-0) – Flyweight
Ketlen Vieira (10-1-0) vs. Marion Reneau (9-6-1) – Women’s Bantamweight