16 C
London
Tuesday, August 4, 2020

UFC 246: Follow Conor McGregor against Donald Cerrone and fight on BBC Radio 5 Live

Irishman Conor McGregor is a former UFC two-division champion

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.

iPlayer:

  • A special pre-fight video on McGregor v Cerrone;
  • McGregor and Holm fight from previous UFC events.

Latest news

Government “ax stamp duty for six months on homes worth up to £ 500k”

According to the report, the Chancellor is expected to announce a six-month stamp holiday to help the UK housing market. Rishi Sunak...

Post-lockdown ‘unrecognizable’ Magaluf with empty streets and ‘chaos’ restaurant – World News

Brits flying to Magaluf's post-lockdown could be greeted with an "unrecognizable" ghost town. The holiday spot on the island of Majorca is...

Aston Villa boss Dean Smith complains about the Premier League rule after the defeat of Liverpool

Aston Villa manager Dean Smith complained of the five substitutes' provisional rule after seeing his team lose to Liverpool. Sadio Mane and...

No social distance as the pubs open on Super Saturday

Old Compton Street in Soho, London, was full of drinkers on "Super Saturday" despite the strong police presence. (Justin Tallis / AFP via...

Related news

Government “ax stamp duty for six months on homes worth up to £ 500k”

According to the report, the Chancellor is expected to announce a six-month stamp holiday to help the UK housing market. Rishi Sunak...

Post-lockdown ‘unrecognizable’ Magaluf with empty streets and ‘chaos’ restaurant – World News

Brits flying to Magaluf's post-lockdown could be greeted with an "unrecognizable" ghost town. The holiday spot on the island of Majorca is...

Aston Villa boss Dean Smith complains about the Premier League rule after the defeat of Liverpool

Aston Villa manager Dean Smith complained of the five substitutes' provisional rule after seeing his team lose to Liverpool. Sadio Mane and...

No social distance as the pubs open on Super Saturday

Old Compton Street in Soho, London, was full of drinkers on "Super Saturday" despite the strong police presence. (Justin Tallis / AFP via...

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.