UFC 286 is set to get going this weekend from O2 Arena in London, England on Saturday, March 18 at 5 p.m. ET. There is a six-bout main card highlighted by a welterweight title fight between Leon Edwards and Kamaru Usman. Also notable on the main card is a lightweight fight between Justin Gaethje and Rafael Fiziev.
The first fight of the main card will feature Gunnar Nelson (18-5-1) against Bryan Barberena (18-9-0). Nelson is a considerable favorite at -425. Barberena replaced Daniel Rodriguez, but neither the UFC nor Rodriguez have given a reason for dropping out.
How to watch Gunnar Nelson vs. Bryan Barberena
Date: Saturday, March 18
Fight time: Main card starts at 5 p.m. ET
Live stream: ESPN+ PPV
DraftKings Sportsbook Odds/Predictions
Splits: 53% of handle on Barberena, 72% of bets on Nelson
While Nelson is a solid favorite, the return won’t be great at -425.