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Important UFC 202 information for fans based in the Republic of Ireland

 

 
UFC recently signed a new agreement with BT Sport, which covers Eire as well as the UK. With these changes in mind, UFC.com has put together a simple FAQ to answer questions fans based in Eire may have regarding how to watch this weekend’s big UFC 202 event.
 

HERE’S HOW FANS IN EIRE CAN WATCH ALL THE UFC 202 ACTION:
1)     The UFC FIGHT PASS Prelims
The opening portion of UFC 202 begins exclusively live on UFC FIGHT PASS - including the Featured Bout between welterweight standouts Neil Magny and Lorenz Larkin. 
2)     The UFC Prelims
The second portion of UFC 202 – the UFC Prelims – are also on UFC FIGHT PASS. These fights are also live on BT Sport 2 on the Eir Sport package.
3)     The Main Card (including Diaz vs McGregor)
The main card of UFC 202 is exclusively live on BT Sport 2 on the Eir Sport Package.
These fights are then made available on UFC FIGHT PASS, just 48-hours later.

HOW CAN I WATCH THE UFC 202 MAIN CARD ON BT SPORT 2 LIVE?
Fans in Ireland can watch the main card of UFC 202 live on BT Sport 2, which is part of the Eir Sport Pack.
Eir Vision TV customers automatically receive the Eir Sport pack – including BT Sport 2 - for FREE.  UFC 202 is live on BT Sport 2 – check your local listings.
All current Eir Broadband customers receive the Eir Sport pack – including BT Sport 2 - for FREE. Visit https://www.eir.ie/sport/eir-customers/ and follow the set up instructions.
Eir Broadband customers can also watch Eir Sports pack on their favourite mobile device on the Eir sport app.
And remember - the UFC 202 main card will then be added to the UFC FIGHT PASS Library just 48 hours later.

HOW TO WATCH THE UFC 202 MAIN CARD LIVE ON EIR VISION TV
Eir Vision TV customers automatically receive BT Sport channels for free.  UFC 202 is live on BT Sport 2 – check your local listings.

HOW TO WATCH THE UFC 202 MAIN CARD LIVE EIR BROADBAND INTERNET
The UFC 202 main card is exclusively live on BT Sport 2 on the Eir Sports Package.
Eir Broadband customers get the Eir Sport Package for FREE. Visit https://www.eir.ie/sport/eir-customers/ and follow the set up instructions.
Eir Broadband customers can also watch Eir Sports pack on their favourite mobile device on the Eir sport app.

HOW TO WATCH THE UFC 202 MAIN CARD LIVE ON VODAPHONE
Vodafone customers can add the Eir Sport pack – which includes BT Sport 2, which is showing UFC 202 main card exclusively live  -to their service for €20 per month. Visit https://www.vodafone.ie/home/tv/ for details.

HOW TO WATCH THE UFC 202 MAIN CARD IF YOU DON’T HAVE BT SPORT
The main card of UFC 202 will be screened live exclusively on BT Sport 2.
The main card of UFC 202 will be available in Ireland as part of a UFC FIGHT PASS subscription on a 48 hour delay.

CAN I BUY UFC 202 ON DIGITAL/ONLINE PAY-PER-VIEW?
UFC events are no longer available on a Pay-Per-View basis in the Republic of Ireland.
The main cards of numbered UFC event - like UFC 202 - are live exclusively on BT Sport 2 on the Eir Sports Package.
The main cards are then added to the UFC FIGHT PASS Library 48 hours.

CAN I BUY UFC 202 ON YOUTUBE?
UFC events are no longer available on a Pay-Per-View basis in the Republic of Ireland.
The main cards of numbered UFC event - like UFC 202 - are live exclusively on BT Sport 2 on the Eir Sports Package.
The main cards are then added to the UFC FIGHT PASS Library 48 hours.

I HAVE VIRGIN MEDIA – HOW DO I WATCH THE UFC 202 MAIN CARD?
The main card of UFC 202 will be screened live exclusively on BT Sport 2, which Virgin Media do not carry.
However, the main card of UFC 202 will be available in Ireland as part of a UFC FIGHT PASS subscription on a 48 hour delay.

WILL BT SPORT/EIR PACKAGE BE AVAILABLE ON VIRGIN IN THE FUTURE?
UFC is not involved any discussions between BT SPORT/EIR and Virgin.

I AM A VIRGIN CUSTOMER - HOW DO I GET BT SPORT?
To ensure you don’t miss any future UFC main card events, visit https://www.eir.ie/ or call 1800 500 300 for all the latest offers.

WHEN CAN I WATCH THE UFC 202 MAIN CARD ON UFC FIGHT PASS?
The entire UFC 202 main card will be available on UFC FIGHT PASS 48 hours after the event is over.