Conor McGregor returns to the UFC when he fights Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone in Las Vegas this weekend – and the fight is live on BBC Radio 5 Live in the early hours of Sunday January 19.
Here’s how you can follow the coverage and build up on the BBC throughout the week:
BBC Radio 5 Live & BBC Sounds:
- Live radio commentary of UFC 246 on the night of the fight – starting around 03:00 GMT on BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra, then moving on to BBC Radio 5 Live from 04:30;
- Commentary team of Brendan Fitzgerald, former UFC fighter Dan Hardy and MMA journalist Nick Peet;
- A series of special podcasts that build UFC 246, released on Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning in the UK on BBC Sounds.
The BBC Sport website and app:
- Reports and videos of the pre-combat press conference and weight events;
- Posts written on McGregor, Cerrone and co-star Holly Holm;
- Video features on McGregor’s designer and the fans who followed him to Las Vegas;
- Live text commentary of the main events of UFC 246 in the early hours of Sunday 19 January.
- A special pre-fight video on McGregor v Cerrone;
- McGregor and Holm fight from previous UFC events.