Former UFC champion and UFC Hall of Famer Michael Bisping is added to the broadcast team of the UFC 286 PPV event that will take place this Saturday, March 18, 2023. The complete broadcast and commentary team for UFC 286 is as follows/
MMA Fighting confirmed that he would join Jon Anik who will be the leading man on the mic with color commentator UFC Hall of Famer Daniel Cormier along with Michael Bisping.
Michael Bisping has been a part of the UFC broadcast team for a while now. He usually works the Fight Night events, and now he will step in to fill the place of Joe Rogan. This former UFC Middleweight Champion was the first-ever British fighter to win a UFC title.
The PPV event will take place in Bisping’s native country from the O2 Arena in London, UK. Michael Bisping will replace Joe Rogan as a color commentator as the latter doesn’t travel outside North America for the events.
The rest of the broadcast team will include Megan Olivi and Bruce Buffer returning to their usual roles of roving reported and ring announced.
UFC 286 will be headlined by the Leon Edwards vs Kamaru Usman trilogy bout with the welterweight title on the line. Meanwhile, Justin Gaethje vs Rafael Fiziev will serve as the co-main event this Saturday.