UFC signs with ESPN for UK and Eire

ESPN the world largest sport channel has teamed up with the UFC to broadcast all UFC events live starting with UFC 101: DECLARATION on Saturday August 8 and this will be followed on August 22 by UFC 102: COUTURE v NOGUEIRA. This new channel will also have UFC fight nights with the first card being the 16 September show headlined by Nate Diaz v Melvin Guillard, ESPN will launch the channel on the 3rd of August on Sky and Virgin you will be able to watch UFC 101 and UFC 102 free of charge as the first month is free to all customers after that you will have to pay. It’s A?9 a month if you have Sky Sports and A?11 if you don’t ESPN will also be screening UFC Unleashed every Thursday at 10pm.