UFC 127 PosterDespite numerous attempts to get the details straight, a cloud of confusion has formed for many mixed martial arts fans surrounding UFC 127: Penn vs. Fitch.

The event takes place on Sunday in Sydney, Australia, but due to the major time difference – Sydney is more than a day ahead of the United States – many fans are confused over the start time and whether or not the event is airing live or on a delay.

Rest easy fight fans, UFC 127 is going live around the globe.

The first fight at Acer Arena in Sydney is slated to start at 11 a.m. local time in Australia, with the main card beginning at 2 p.m.

What that means for fans in the United States, the first bout begins at 4 p.m. PT/7 p.m. ET. The first two bouts are not being broadcast anywhere. Only the fans at the arena will see those, but five of the preliminary bouts and the main card itself will air live across the globe.

Two preliminary bouts will air live on the UFC’s Facebook page at 5 p.m. PT/8 p.m. ET, followed by three bouts telecast live on Ion Television at 6 p.m. PT/9 p.m. ET.

The five UFC 127 main card bouts go live at the usual start time of 7 p.m. PT/10 p.m. ET.

UFC 127 LIVE on site at Acer Arena in Sydney, Australia:
11 a.m. – First Bout
2 p.m. – First Main Card Bout

UFC 127 LIVE broadcasts on Facebook, Ion TV, and Pay-Per-View:
5 p.m. PT/8 p.m. ET – Two preliminary bouts on Facebook
6 p.m. PT/9 p.m. ET – Three preliminary bouts on Ion TV
7 p.m. PT/10 p.m. ET – Main card bouts on Pay-Per-View

MMAWeekly.com will also have UFC 127 live results and play-by-play coming in when the first preliminary bout starts at Acer Arena at 4 p.m. PT/7 p.m. ET and will continue through the entire event.

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

Video: Watch Thursday's UFC 207 ceremonial weigh-ins live on MMAjunkie at 6 p.m. ET

  • 27 days ago
  • 10 views

LAS VEGAS – UFC 207 ceremonial fighter weigh-ins take place Friday, and you can catch a live video stream of the proceedings here on MMAjunkie at 6 p.m. ET (3 p.m. PT local time).Filed under: News, U read news >>

Video: Watch UFC Fight Night 103's post-event press conference on MMAjunkie

  • 13 days ago
  • 33 views

PHOENIX – UFC Fight Night 103 takes place Sunday at Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix. As usual, you can watch a live video stream of the post-event press conference here on MMAjunkie at approxim read news >>

UFC Fight Night 103 Results: Real Winners and Losers from Penn vs. Rodriguez

  • 6 days ago
  • 13 views

Everything about UFC Fight Night 103 was awkward. Its place on the UFC's calendar, two weeks after a massive UFC 207 pay-per-view. Its Sunday night time slot, presumably lined up to accommodate Fox's read news >>

Two New Fights Added to Growing UFC 209 Fight Card | MMAWeekly.com

  • 17 days ago
  • 37 views

Two new bouts have been added to the UFC 209 pay-per-view fight card taking place on March 4 from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. read news >>

Video: Watch UFC 207's post-event press conference on MMAjunkie

  • 27 days ago
  • 39 views

LAS VEGAS – UFC 207 takes place Friday at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. As usual, you can watch a live video stream of the post-event news conference here on MMAjunkie at approximately 1:30 a.m. ET (1 read news >>

UFC 207 early weigh-in results and live video stream (noon ET)

  • 27 days ago
  • 43 views

LAS VEGAS – MMAjunkie is on scene and reporting live from Thursday’s early and official UFC 207 fighter weigh-ins, which kick off at noon ET (9 a.m. PT local time).Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

UFC 207 Video: The Rise of Amanda Nunes | MMAWeekly.com

  • 29 days ago
  • 86 views

Amanda Nunes won the women's bantamweight title by beating former champ Miesha Tate. Now, she defends her title for the first time against Ronda Rousey. read news >>

It's official: Ronda Rousey will not take part in UFC 207 media activities

  • 29 days ago
  • 210 views

It looks like Ronda Rousey is going to keep up her MMA media blackout right through fight week at UFC 207.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

Ronda Rousey: UFC 207 Gracie Breakdown Video | MMAWeekly.com

  • 28 days ago
  • 18 views

Rener and Ryron Gracie break down some of Ronda Rousey's best moves before she takes on Amanda Nunes at UFC 207 for the bantamweight championship. read news >>

Alex Morono vs. Sheldon Westcott added to UFC Fight Night 104 in Houston

  • 28 days ago
  • 4 views

One week after tasting UFC victory, Alex Morono has been booked against a welterweight who’s been on the shelf for nearly a year.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>