The UFC have announced that UK viewers will get to watch the prelim between British fighters John Hathaway and Paul Taylor for free online this Saturday night.
The fight will air live via the UFC’s media player (which can be found HERE) at aproximately 7pm UK time – directly before the main card is shown live on ESPN UK.
Speaking about the announcement Marshall Zelaznik, the UFC’s UK president, said, “We are delighted to be able to bring this potential fight of the night to all our UK and Irish fans,” Zelaznik said. “This welterweight fight between Hathaway and Taylor has all the makings of a British classic. Both men know there is a lot at stake in this fight and, given the past history of all-Brit fights in the UFC, we could be about to witness something special.”
UPDATE (14th Nov)
According to ufc.com, “Due to technical problems, the fight will not air live, but will be available for viewing shortly after.”