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How to watch UFC 257: Poirier vs. McGregor 2 viewing guide and betting odds


SportsbookWire Staff  |  Sportsbook Wire

The marquee draw of this weekend's UFC 257 card is the lightweight fight between Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor. "The Diamond" and "The Notorious" are meeting in a rematch of a Sept. 27, 2014 fight which McGregor won via a first-round KO/TKO. Below, we highlight all the details you need to watch the UFC 257 fight card, with betting odds for Poirier-McGregor 2.

All the UFC 257 action is available on Pay-Per-View on ESPN+. Check SportsbookWire.com for picks and predictions for the fights, with odds from BetMGM.

When is UFC 257?

The main card of UFC 257 is scheduled for Saturday at 10 p.m. ET. The main event should begin around midnight ET.

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Where is UFC 257?

Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

How/Where can I watch UFC 257?

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UFC 257 main card betting odds

All odds via BetMGM; last updated Wednesday at 12:30 p.m. ET.

Dustin Poirier (+240) vs. Conor McGregor (-300)

Poirier (26-6, 1 NC), the No. 2 challenger in the lightweight division, is a modest underdog in this bout against the fourth-ranked McGregor (22-4). A $10 bet on Poirier at +240 would return a profit of $24 with an upset win. The same bet on the favored McGregor would fetch a profit of $3.33.

Dan Hooker (-120) vs. Michael Chandler (+100)

Hooker (20-9) is a slight betting favorite against Chandler (21-5), who is getting even-money as the underdog. Hooker is ranked sixth in the lightweight division with Chandler unranked coming into UFC 257. A winning $10 bet on Hooker nets a profit of $8.33 and the same wager on Chandler lands a profit of $10 with the upset win.

Jessica Eye (+100) vs. Joanne Calderwood (-120)

This women's flyweight bout has Calderwood (14-5) favored over Eye (15-8, 1 NC). Both fighters stand at 5-foot-6 and check-in at 125 pounds. Eye has a half-inch reach advantage and is sixth in the division with Calderwood seventh.

Matt Frevola (+140) vs. Ottman Azaitar (-165)

Azaitar (13-0) is a modest favorite in another lightweight bout against Frevola (8-1-1). Both fighters are unranked in the division. A $10 bet on Azaitar nets a profit of $6 with the same bet on Frevola returning a profit of $14 with an upset win.

Marina Rodriguez (+260) vs. Amanda Ribas (-350)

The main card begins with Ribas (10-1) as a heavy favorite vs. Rodriguez (12-1-2) in a women's strawweight battle. The biggest favorite on the card, a $10 bet on Ribas to take care of business with an implied win probability of 77.78% would fetch a profit of just $2.86. An upset by Rodriguez would return a profit of $26.

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