Alexander Volkov and Tom Aspinal top the UFC’s return to London tonight.
The UFC returns to London tonight, in its first action in nearly three years. The O2 Arena hosts UFC Fight Night with a high-profile main event.
Tom Aspinal, seeded 11th in the heavyweight division, is the home favorite, at No. 6 Alexander Volkov.
The Russian fighter is a former Bellator heavyweight champion and has won three of his last four fights. At UFC 267 he defeated Marcin Tybura by unanimous decision.
Aspinall last played in Britain in September 2019, racking up seven straight wins, and his last four matches with the UFC coming in hiatus.
His last victory was against Sergey Spivak in September.
Here’s everything you need to know about UFC Fight Night: Alexander Volkov vs. Tom Aspinall.
What time is UFC Fight Night: Alexander Volkov vs. Tom Aspinall tonight?
History: Saturday 19 March
main card: 4 PM EST / 9 PM GMT
Main event loop walking tours (approx): 6:30 PM EST / 11:30 PM GMT
The main event card is scheduled to begin at 4PM ET / 11:30PM GMT with walk-in dates for the main event episode at 6:30PM ET / 11:30PM GMT. These dates are subject to change due to the length of the lower card bouts.
What channel/stream is between Volkov and Aspinal tonight?
we: ESPN +
United kingdom: BT Sport
ESPN+ will broadcast the fight in the US, while BT Sport will show the fight in the UK.
Where is the battle of Volkov against Aspinal tonight?
The fight will take place at The O2 Arena in London.
Alexander Volkov’s record and biography
Boy: October 24, 1988
Reach: 80 inches
Total battles: 43
Tom Aspinal Record & Biography
Boy: April 11, 1993
Reach: 78 inches
Total battles: 13
UFC Fight Night: Alexander Volkov vs. Tom Aspinal Card
- Alexander Volkov vs. Tom Espinal. heavy weight
- Paddy Pemblet vs Rodrigo Vargas. Lightweight
- Arnold Allen vs. Dan Hooker; featherweight
- Shamil Abdul Rahimov opposite Sergei Pavlovich. heavy weight
- Nikita Krylov vs. Paul Craig; Light Heavyweight
- Gunnar Nelson vs. Takashi Sato. saggy weight
- Jay Herbert vs. Elia Topuria light weight
- Muhammad Mokayev vs. Cody Dorden. fly weight
- Mike Grande vs. Makwan Amirkhani; featherweight
- Molly McCann vs. Luana Carolina; Women’s flyweight
- Jack Shore vs. Timur Valiyev; bantam weight
- Corey McKenna vs. Elise Reed; Ladies straw weight
- Nathaniel Wood vs. Vince Morales; bantam weight