Upgrade to BT Sport

To view this content you need to upgrade your subscription from BT Sport Lite to BT Sport Pack.

Click here to get BT Sport now

UFC Vancouver: Cowboy v Gaethje - Live stream, TV channel, preliminary card information and big fight preview

All you need to know about BT Sport's exclusive coverage of UFC Vancouver: Cowboy v Gaethje on Saturday evening.

BT Sport’s live and exclusive coverage of the UFC continues with another unmissable fight card as two fan favourites square off in a main event sure to bring fireworks to Rogers Arena in Vancouver, Canada, on Saturday night.

Join now to watch UFC exclusively live on BT Sport

When is UFC Vancouver: Cowboy v Gaethje?

UFC Vancouver will be shown exclusively live at 11pm (1am main card) on Saturday 14 September on BT Sport 2 HD and across our digital platforms.

Read on to find out everything you need to know about the evening's fights or follow one of the options below to jump to a specific section:

How to watch live on a laptop
How to watch live on a phone or tablet
How to watch on TV
How to get a BT Sport subscription
Match preview
The managers
Head to head

How to live stream UFC Vancouver: Cowboy v Gaethje on a laptop

Anyone wanting to watch UFC Vancouver can bookmark this page, return at the start of our live coverage and then open this UFC Vancouver: Cowboy v Gaethje live stream.

The stream will also be accessible through the main BTSport.com homepage.

 

How to live stream UFC Vancouver: Cowboy v Gaethje on a phone or tablet

Anyone wanting to watch UFC Vancouver can open the BT Sport app at 11pm on Saturday and follow the Cowboy v Gaethje link at the top of the homepage.

The BT Sport app is available to download for free on iOS and Android phones and tablets.

Not a BT Sport subscriber? Find out how to get set up in just 15 minutes >

How to watch UFC Vancouver: Cowboy v Gaethje on TV

*BT Sport customers can download the BT Sport big-screen app on PS4, Xbox, Apple TV and Samsung Smart TVs (2015 models onwards). To watch the action, follow the UFC Vancouver: Cowboy v Gaethje link at the top of the homepage ahead of kick-off.

Learn more about the BT Sport big-screen app >

How to get a BT Sport subscription

Choose your preferred or most relevant option below and we'll get you set up in just 15 minutes.

• BT Sport on BT TV >
• BT Sport on the BT Sport app >
BT Sport on Sky >
BT Sport on Sky with BT broadband >
BT Sport on Virgin Media >
BT Sport on Talk Talk TV >
BT Sport on Plusnet >

UFC Vancouver: Cowboy v Gaethje - Big fight preview

Barely a week after the dust has settled on a historic box office event in Abu Dhabi at UFC 242, the world’s premier mixed martial arts promotion returns to action with a scintillating Fight Night card in Vancouver, Canada.

Headlined by fan favourite duo Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone versus Justin Gaethje, almost 14,000 fans are expected to pack into Rogers Arena – home of the iconic Vancouver Canucks ice hockey franchise – to witness one of the most eagerly-anticipated main events of the year.

Cerrone, who comes into the bout on the back of a controversial defeat to Tony Ferguson at UFC 238, has forged a legacy for himself as one of the gamest fighters in the promotion over the course of his storied career.

The 36-year-old is a multiple-time world title challenger, a perennial contender and one of the most exciting athletes in the sport – a cocktail of ingredients that has seen his reputation stay largely intact despite 12 career defeats in 49 fights.

Having pocketed fight night bonuses in four consecutive fights leading into this weekend, Cowboy’s precision striking and blood-and-guts bravery led him to wins over Mike Perry, Alexander Hernandez and Al Iaquinta before coming unstuck against Ferguson.

In Saturday’s showdown against Gaethje, Cowboy has the perfect opponent to help secure his fifth bonus on the spin, taking on a man who has made his name as one of the most recklessly violent men in mixed martial arts.

A dominant lightweight champion in the World Series of Fighting promotion, Gaethje made his long-awaited move over to the UFC in 2017, embarking on an electric five-fight journey through a division stacked with elite talent.

His 3-2 record since joining the UFC almost seems a little unfair on the Arizona man; back-to-back defeats against Eddie Alvarez and Dustin Poirier arguably enhanced Gaethje’s reputation as the 30-year-old dragged one former champ and one future interim champ into deep waters during successive wars.

Vicious knockout wins against James Vick and Edson Barboza – for which Gaethje pocketed his fourth and fifth consecutive bonuses - have The Highlight back on track and climbing the rankings.

Another statement victory this weekend would surely see Gaethje’s need catapulted into the title picture.

Can Cowboy crash the party – or will Gaethje continue his breathless assault on the lightweight championship?

UFC Vancouver: Cowboy v Gaethje - Main card

Lightweight: Donald Cerrone v Justin Gaethje

Light heavyweight: Glover Teixeira v Nikita Krylov

Heavyweight: Todd Duffee v Jeff Hughes

Middleweight: Uriah Hall v Antonio Carlos Junior

Light heavyweight: Misha Cirkunov v Jimmy Crute

Welterweight: Michel Pereira v Tristan Connelly

UFC Vancouver: Cowboy v Gaethje - Preliminary card

Heavyweight: Marcin Tybura v Augusto Sakai

Bantamweight: Cole Smith v Miles Johns

Middleweight: Andrew Sanchez v Marvin Vettori

Bantamweight: Brad Katona v Hunter Azure

Featherweight: Chas Skelly v Jordan Griffin

Bantamweight: Louis Smolka v Ryan McDonald

Featherweight: Kyle Prepolec v Austin Hubbard

UFC Vancouver: Cowboy v Gaethje - Fight odds

Cowboy Cerrone 17/10 v Justin Gaethje 1/2

Glover Teixeira 1/1 v Nikita Krylov 4/5

Todd Duffee 1/1 v Jeff Hughes 4/5

Mischa Cirkunov 10/11 v Jimmy Crute 10/11

Highlights: KOs, Submissions and Full Fight Replays

UFC: Latest Videos