UFC is back with its UFC 271 PPV. The event takes place this weekend at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. The five-bout main card get started at 10 p.m. ET on Saturday, February 12 and will be highlighted by a middleweight title rematch between Israel Adesanya and Robert Whitaker. The main card also features No. 3 heavyweight Derrick Lewis taking on No. 11 Tai Tuivasa.
Lewis enters the octagon with a professional fighting record of 26-8 and is ranked third in the heavyweight division. The 37-year-old last fought at UFC 265 last summer, where he lost to Ciryl Gane by TKO in Round 3. Tuivasa has a record of 13-3 and is ranked 11th in the heavyweight class. “Bam Bam” has won three-straight bouts, which includes his last bout at UFC 269 in December. Lewis sits as a -170 favorite at DraftKings Sportsbook, while Tuivasa is the underdog at +150.
The full event will get started with the early prelims at 6 p.m. ET followed by the prelims at 8 p.m. The main card for UFC 271 will be live streamed on ESPN+ PPV, which will cost $69.99 for the full card. The link provides an option for simply buying the card or buying the Disney Plus bundle that includes Disney Plus, Hulu, and ESPN+.
How to watch Derick Lewis vs. Tai Tuivasa
Date: Saturday, February 12
Fight time: Main card starts at 10:00 p.m. ET
Live stream: ESPN+ PPV