UFC 281 is occurring this Saturday, November 12, at Madison Sq. Backyard in New York. The 2 primary occasion fighters, Israel Adesanya and Alex Pereira, have beforehand clashed in kickboxing tournaments, and followers are trying ahead to seeing how they sq. off in an MMA octagon. The occasion is a pay-per-view unique to ESPN+, and sadly PPVs are by no means low-cost. The excellent news is that ESPN+ is providing new subscribers a deal that may save them $50 on the ESPN+ subscription and UFC 281 PPV bundle. Right here’s the breakdown.
You’ll want an ESPN+ subscription to observe UFC 281 — there’s no getting round it. On prime of that, you’ll must pay for the PPV itself. Usually, ESPN+ prices $100 for an annual subscription. ESPN lately raised the worth of PPVs to $75, so at full worth you’re taking a look at $175. Nonetheless, should you’re a brand new subscriber to ESPN+, you will get the total 12 months and UFC 281 for less than $125, saving you $50 off the conventional mixed worth. Notice that it is a one-time supply, so it should solely work should you’re making a brand new ESPN+ account, and your subsequent PPV shall be full worth. Alternatively, you should buy the Disney Bundle with UFC 281 and get one month of Disney+, Hulu (with adverts), ESPN+, and UFC 281 for $89 all collectively.
When you enroll, you’re prepared to take a look at the combat. Israel Adesanya (23-1) is combating Alex Pereira (6-1). The 2 have fought twice beforehand in kickboxing rings, with Pereira profitable each bouts. Since then, Adesanya has embraced his abilities in MMA, whereas Pereira stayed in kickboxing for for much longer. Adesanya shall be defending his middleweight belt. On the supporting card, we’ve got one other title combat, Carla Esparza (20-6) defending her strawweight belt towards Zhang Weili (22-3). PPV consumers additionally get a light-weight matchup between Dustin Poirier (28-7) and Michael Chandler (23-7), and a bantamweight matchup between Frankie Edgar (23-10) and Chris Gutierrez (18-3).
There are 10 extra undercards supporting these 4 bouts, making this a packed evening at Madison Sq. Backyard. The combat is on Saturday, November 12, with the early prelims beginning at 6 p.m. EST and the primary card beginning at 10 p.m. EST. Seize the ESPN+ bundle to save lots of $50 on the total expertise.