UFC 294 start time Abu Dhabi full fight details Makhachev vs. Volkanovski 2

“Fight Island” is back!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to the pay-per-view (PPV) market this Saturday (Oct. 21, 2023), as UFC 294 goes down from inside Etihad Arena in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Headlining the revamped PPV main card will be Lightweight champion, Islam Makhachev, locking horns with Featherweight roost-ruler, Alexander Volkanovskifor a second time (this year). In UFC 294’s co-main event, former Welterweight champion, Kamaru Usmanmoves up to Middleweight to challenge Khamzat Chimaev after Paulo Costa sabotaged himself once more.