How to watch UFC 272 Covington vs Masvidal online and start time in Australia

Posted: 6 March 2022 9:25 am
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UFC 272 heads to Las Vegas with an all American affair headlining a terrific fight card.

SUMMARY: The event will be broadcast exclusively on Main Event pay-per-view in Australia which can also be accessed via Kayo. Unless you're already a Foxtel customer, your best option is to watch live on Kayo Sports. You can watch for free using this 14-day trial.

After years of public spats and trash talk, Colby Covington and Jorge Masvidal will finally do battle in UFC 272.

Covington holds a 16-3 record (4KOs) including winning the Interim Welterweight title a few years back.

In the time since he lost twice in 4 fights, with both defeats coming to Kamaru Usman in UFC 245 and UFC 268.

Masvidal is a veteran of 50 fights, with a 35-15 record including 16 wins by KO. He also owns the fastest knockout in UFC history.

Covington and Usman were teammates at American Top Team but have since clashed publicly since Covington left for MMA Masters. Both were linked to coach The Ultimate Fighter also, but nothing eventuated from that.

When is UFC 272 Covington vs Masvidal?

Catch all the action of UFC 272 live from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas Nevada on Sunday 6 March. The main card is due to get underway at 2pm AEDT, while the preliminary cards begin with the early prelims at 10am AEDT and the prelims at 12pm AEDT.

How to watch UFC 272 Covington vs Masvidal

There are a range of viewing options for UFC 272. ESPN is showing the preliminary card, while the main card is exclusive to pay-per-view on Main Event. You can see our complete guide to watching the UFC here.

Watch Covington vs Masvidal preliminary card

As the prelims are on ESPN, you can follow along with Foxtel, Kayo Sports, Foxtel Now, Fetch TV and UFC Fight Pass. Among these options, Kayo is the pick for live sport.

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How to live stream UFC 272 via Kayo Sports

Kayo has more than 50 sports for you to choose from, including access to every single UFC Fight Night. You can get a Basic subscription to Kayo for $25 a month which allows you to watch on 2 screens. For $35 a month a Premium subscription gives you 3 screens.

There's a 14-day free trial so you can see if Kayo is right for you.

It boasts a range of features and is compatible with iOS and Android devices, PCs, Macs, Android TV, Telstra TV, LG TV, Apple TV, Samsung TV (2017 model or later), Chromecast and AirPlay. You can check out our full Kayo review for more information.

How to watch UFC 272 main card

When it comes to the stacked main card, Main Event on Foxtel, Main Event on Kayo Sports, UFC Fight Pass, Fetch TV, PS4 and PS5 are the providers. You will need to purchase the fight to watch it live or catch a replay. Read on to find out more about watching the UFC 272 main card.

Stream UFC 272 on Main Event via Kayo Sports

New, returning or existing Kayo Sports customers have an opportunity to secure this massive fight directly through Main Event. Using the link mainevent.kayosports.com.au, you can sign up and watch it through your usual Kayo platform. All the information you need about getting Main Event on Kayo can be found here.

Stream Covington vs Masvidal via Kayo Sports

Watch UFC 272 Covington vs Masvidal on Main Event via the Kayo Sports app. No Kayo Sports account required. PPV costs $54.95

Watch UFC 272 with Main Event

If you have a Foxtel subscription, UFC 272 will set you back $54.95. You can place an order via the Main Event website, using the My Foxtel app, your Foxtel remote or over the phone. You can also order the fight if you have Optus TV featuring Foxtel (over the phone only). Ordering through a phone agent will incur an additional $2 booking fee.

How to watch with UFC Fight Pass

The UFC's official website is another option for watching the fight. It will cost you $54.95 through UFC Fight Pass. You can also sign up to Fight Pass for $10.99 a month or $104.99 for an annual pass, but you still need to purchase the fight separately.

Fight Pass is compatible with Apple TV, Xbox One, Xbox 360, Amazon Fire TV, iPad, iPhone and Android devices, Chromecast, Samsung smart TVs, Roku, LG smart TVs or on desktops and laptops.

How to watch UFC 272 on PlayStation

If you have a PS4 or PS5 console, look for Live Events in the PS Store. Once you have purchased the fight you can watch it through the "videos" menu. It is $54.95 or $49.95 for PlayStation Plus members.

How to watch UFC 272 with Fetch TV

The card will also cost you $54.95 with Fetch TV. Using your Fetch box, go to "manage" and then "subscriptions". Once you have made the purchase, you can watch it on TV or your mobile with the Fetch app.

UFC 272 Covington vs Masvidal full card

Main card (2pm AEDT)

  • Colby Covington vs Jorge Masvidal; Welterweight
  • Rafael dos Anjos vs Rafael Fiziev; Lightweight
  • Edson Barboza vs Bryce Mitchell; Featherweight
  • Kevin Holland vs Alex Oliveira; Welterweight
  • Greg Hardy vs Sergey Spivak; Heavyweight

Preliminary card

  • Jalin Turner vs Jamie Mullarkey; Lightweight
  • Marina Rodriguez vs Yan Xionan; Strawweight
  • Nicolae Negumereanu vs Kennedy Nzechukwu; Light Heavyweight
  • Maryna Moroz vs Mariya Agapova; Flyweight

Who will win UFC 272 Covington vs Masvidal?

Covington vs Masdival head-to-head

Covington has proven he can both wrestle with high intensity and also strike with great pace and intensity when required. Masvidal showed some concerning signs in his recent defeats that suggest Covington might hold the edge. His pace and also endurance makes us feel he can be stronger for longer and win this grudge match between the former friends and teammates.

Keen to know about more upcoming UFC fights? Check out our full UFC schedule here. If you're still not sure who to stream with, we've got a Foxtel vs Kayo comparison so you can decide which one suits you best.

Image source: Main Event website

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