When is UFC 244 Live Stream: Masvidal vs Diaz? free, Fight date, card, how to watch and betting odds. Nate Diaz and Jorge Masvidal will fight at UFC 244 for the to hold the inaugural “Bad Mother F****r” belt in UFC history.
The fight will take place at Madison Square Garden in New York, with Derrick Lewis, Kelvin Gastelum, Darren Till and Stephen Thompson all set to appear on the card.
Here’s everything you need to know about UFC 244: Diaz vs Masvidal.
WHEN IS UFC 244: DIAZ V MASVIDAL?
UFC 244 takes place on Sunday, November 3 for fight fans in Australia and New Zealand.
The card will start at around 9am, with the main card beginning at 1pm and the main event at 3-3:30pm.
UFC 244 CARD – WHO IS FIGHTING AT UFC 244?
UFC 244 will be headlined by Nate Diaz and Jorge Masvidal, but the rest of the main card is stacked too.
UFC 244 MAIN CARD
Here are the 10 bouts already confirmed.
|WEIGHT||RED CORNER||BLUE CORNER|
|Welterweight||Jorge Masvidal||Nate Diaz|
|Middleweight||Kelvin Gastelum||Darren Till|
|Light Heavyweight||Corey Anderson||Johnny Walker|
|Welterweight||Stephen Thompson||Vicente Luque|
|Heavyweight||Derrick Lewis||Blagoy Ivanov|
|Heavyweight||Andrei Arlovski||Jairzinho Rozenstruik|
|Lightweight||Kevin Lee||Gregor Gillespie|
|Featherweight||Shane Burgos||Makwan Amirkhani|
|Women’s flyweight||Katlyn Chookagian||Jennifer Maia|
|Featherweight||Julio Arce||Hakeem Dawodu|
WHERE IS UFC 244?
UFC 244 is being held at Madison Square Garden in New York City.
It will be the fourth time the UFC has held an event at MSG after it debuted at the historic fight venue in 2016 with the UFC 205 showdown between then-lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez and Conor McGregor.
The following year, Michael Bisping lost his middleweight title to Georges St-Pierre, and in 2018, Daniel Cormier earned a slick second round win over Derrick Lewis for the heavyweight title.
HOW TO WATCH UFC 244 IN AUSTRALIA
As per usual, UFC 244 will be shown on Main Event.
You can also get a UFC 244 stream via Fight Pass.
UFC 244 TICKETS – WHEN DO UFC 244 TICKETS GO ON SALE?
UFC 244 tickets are on sale now at Ticketmaster.
The cheapest ticket currently available will set you back $221, and the best seat in the house costs $3256.
Get your UFC 244 tickets here.
UFC 244 GAMBLING AND BETTING ODDS
Our mates over at Bet Easy have Jorge Masvidal the comfortable favourite, paying $1.57.
Nate Diaz currently sits at $2.35, and I reckon there’s excellent value there.
Stay tuned to Sporting News as we’ll be keeping track of the fluctuations in the betting market as the fight gets closer.
UFC 243: ISRAEL ADESANYA BEATS ROBERT WHITTAKER
The most recent UFC pay per view event was held at Marvel Stadium in Melbourne, with Israel Adesanya earning a second round knockout win over Rob Whittaker to claim the middleweight title.
Adesanya already has a couple of opponents in mind for his next fight. Read more about it here.
UFC 243 also was a great day for the Kiwi contingent at Auckland’s City Kickboxing, with Brad Riddell earning a Fight of the Night win on debut, and Dan Hooker outclassing Al Iaquinta.
It was a tough day for the Aussies though, with Nadia Kassem, Jamie Mullarkey, Justin Tafa and Tai Tuivasa all coming up short.
One of the highlights of the day was Melbourne’s Callan ‘The Rockstar’ Potter walking out to AFL anthem Up There Cazaly.
UFC 245: USMAN VS COVINGTON OR HOLLOWAY VS VOLKANOVSKI
The first pay per view card after Masvidal vs Diaz is a UFC 245 blockbuster featuring three title fights, including Sydney’s Alex Volkanovski taking on Max Holloway and New Zealander Kai Kara France opposite Brandon Moreno.
The UFC haven’t yet confirmed which of the three title fights will headline, although many have speculated that it will be the welterweight title fight between champion Kamaru Usman and challenger Colby Covington.
The other title fight that has been scheduled for the card sees champ-champ Amanda Nunes defend her 135-pound belt against Germain de Randamie.
Volkanovski is coming off a convincing three-round win over Jose Aldo, while Holloway most recently fought Frankie Edgar, beating him over five rounds.
It’ll be another big day for City Kickboxing, with Kara-France back in the Octagon against Moreno on the prelims.
Further down the card, Matt Brown fights, Ben Saunders, Jessica Eye takes on Viviane Araujo and Punahele Soriano is up against Oskar Piechota.
UFC 244: JORGE MASVIDAL RECORD
Jorge Masvidal’s professional MMA record stands at 34-13 in a 47-fight career stretching back to 2003.
In the UFC, Masvidal is 11-6 after debuting in April 2013.
He has a 42% KO/TKO finishing win rate, but just one win via submission.
He has never been finished in the UFC, with all six of his defeats being decided by the judges, and four of those resulting in a split decision.
UFC 244: NATE DIAZ RECORD
Nate Diaz has a 20-11 record as a professional, and is 15-9 in the UFC.
Diaz has only been finished once in the UFC, that was by TKO to Josh Thompson in 2013.
Diaz finishes 85% of his wins inside the distance, only needing the judges four times in his 20 wins.
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