UFC 268: Usman vs Covington II: Card, Date, Start Time, Tickets

UFC 268 Poster 2021

UFC 268 is an upcoming UFC Pay Per View event. The show is scheduled for 6 November 2021 at a full capacity Madison Square Garden in New York. The main event match is confirmed to be the Welterweight title fight between Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington. This will be their second showdown for the title.

Rose Namajunas vs Weili Zhang II for the Women’s Strawweight Championship will be the co-main event. Justin Gaethje and Michael Chandler will clash in another high-profile lightweight bout on the fight card. Frankie Edgar vs Marlon Vera bantamweight bout will cap off the main card.

Read on to check the fight card, date, time, location, and ticket information for UFC 268 PPV: Kamaru Usman vs Colby Covington.

DATE, TIME & LOCATION


Date: 6 November 2021
Time: Main Card- 7 PM PST,
Prelims: 5 PM PST,
Early Prelims: 3.30 PM PST
Location: Madison Square Garden, New York, NY, US

CountryDateMain Card Timing
United States6 November 202110 PM EST/9 PM Central/ 7 PM PST
Canada6 November 20219 PM Central Time
United Kingdom7 November 20212 AM GMT/ 3 AM BST
Europe7 November 20214 AM CEST
India 7 November 20217:30 AM IST
Australia7 November 20211 PM AEST
Japan7 November 202111 AM JST
Saudi Arabia7 November 20216 AM SAST

TICKETS


UFC 268 will take place at Madison Square Garden in New York. The tickets for UFC 268 are available to purchase at the below link.

FIGHT CARD


EARLY PRELIMS

C.J Vergara vs Ode’ Osbourne

Flyweight Bout

C.J Vergara vs Ode' Osbourne UFC 268

Ode’ Osbourne defeated C.J Vergara

FINAL


Unanimous decision
(28-29, 28-29, 28-29)
Round 3, 5:00


122/197

Total strikes

89/208

93/165

Significant strikes

79/194

0/0

Takedowns

1/7

0

Knockdowns

0

0

Submission attempts

0

Melsik Baghdasaryan vs Bruno Souza

Featherweight Bout

Melsik Baghdasaryan vs Bruno Souza UFC 268

Melsik Baghdasaryan defeated Bruno Souza

FINAL


Unanimous decision
(29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Round 3, 5:00


77/126

Total strikes

47/104

75/124

Significant strikes

46/103

0/0

Takedowns

0/4

0

Knockdowns

0

0

Submission attempts

0

Justin Jacoby vs John Allan

Light Heavyweight Bout

Justin Jacoby defeated John Allan

FINAL


Unanimous decision
(29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Round 3, 5:00


153/321

Total strikes

78/190

153/321

Significant strikes

77/189

0/0

Takedowns

0/0

0

Knockdowns

0

0

Submission attempts

0

Gian Villante vs Chris Barnett

Heavyweight Bout

Gian Villante vs Chris Barnett UFC Fight 268

Gain Villante defeated Chris Barnett

FINAL


KO/TKO
(Kick)
Round 2, 2:23


30/51

Total strikes

44/76

30/51

Significant strikes

38/70

0/0

Takedowns

0/0

0

Knockdowns

1

0

Submission attempts

0

Jordan Williams vs Ian Garry

Welterweight Bout

Jordan-Williams-vs-Ian-Garry-UFC-268

Ian Garry defeated Jordan Williams

FINAL


KO/TKO
(Punch)
Round 1, 4:59


24/54

Total strikes

22/32

22/50

Significant strikes

18/28

0/0

Takedowns

0/0

0

Knockdowns

1

0

Submission attempts

0

PRELIMS

Edmen Shahbazyan vs Nassourdine Imavov

Middleweight Bout

Edmen Shahbazyan Vs. Nassourdine Imavov Set For UFC 268

Nassourdine Imavov defeated Edmen Shahbazyan

FINAL


KO/TKO
(Elbows)
Round 2, 4:52


29/43

Total strikes

64/87

22/35

Significant strikes

42/63

1/5

Takedowns

0/1

0

Knockdowns

0

0

Submission attempts

0

Phil Hawes vs. Chris Curtis

Middleweight bout

Phil Hawes vs Chris Curtis ufc 268

Chris Curtis defeated Phil Hawes

FINAL


KO/TKO
(Punch)
R1, 4:27


49/91

Total strikes

22/37

48/90

Significant strikes

21/36

0/3

Takedowns

0/0

0

Knockdowns

1

0

Submission attempts

0

Al Iaquinta vs Bobby Green

Lightweight Bout

Al Iaquinta vs Bobby Green UFC 268

Bobby Green defeated Al Iaquinta

FINAL


KO/TKO
(Punch)
Round 1, 4:27


10/30

Total strikes

29/41

10/30

Significant strikes

28/40

0/0

Takedowns

0/0

0

Knockdowns

1

0

Submission attempts

0

Alex Pereira vs Andreas Michailidis

Middleweight Bout

Alex Pereira vs andreas michailidis UFC 268

Alex Pereira defeated Andreas Michailidis

FINAL


KO/TKO
(Flying Knee)
Round 2, 0:18


25/33

Total strikes

11/19

11/18

Significant strikes

3/11

0/0

Takedowns

2/7

1

Knockdowns

0

0

Submission attempts

0

MAIN CARD

Justin Gaethje vs Michael Chandler

Lightweight Bout

Justin Gaethje vs Michael Chandler UFC 268 nov 6

Justin Gaethje defeated Michael Chandler

FINAL


Unanimous decision
(29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
Round 3, 5:00


133/205

Total strikes

104/246

116/183

Significant strikes

103/245

0/0

Takedowns

1/6

1

Knockdowns

0

0

Submission attempts

0

Billy Quarantillo vs Shane Burgos

Featherweight Bout

Billy Quarantillo vs Shane BurgosUFC 268

Shane Burgos defeated Billy Quarantillo

FINAL


Unanimous decision
(28-29, 28-29, 28-29)
Round 3, 5:00


196/383

Total strikes

232/329

164/349

Significant strikes

193/288

0/14

Takedowns

0/0

0

Knockdowns

0

0

Submission attempts

0

Frankie Edgar vs Marlon Vera

Bantamweight Bout

Frankie-Edgar-vs-Marlon-Vera-UFC-268

Marlon Vera defeated Frankie Edgar

FINAL


KO/TKO
(Kick)
Round 3, 3:50


138/202

Total strikes

110/187

94/155

Significant strikes

88/164

3/9

Takedowns

0/0

0

Knockdowns

1

0

Submission attempts

1

Co-Main Event

Rose Namajunas vs Weili Zhang II

Women’s Strawweight Championship Bout

Rose Namajunas vs Zhang Weili UFC 268

Rose Namajunas defeated Weili Zhang

FINAL


Split decision
(48-47, 49-46, 47-48)
Round 5, 5:00


130/219

Total strikes

162/272

86/168

Significant strikes

83/173

2/2

Takedowns

5/11

0

Knockdowns

0

0

Submission attempts

0

Main Event

Kamaru Usman vs Cobly Covington II

Welterweight Championship Bout

Kamaru Usman vs Colby Covington UFC 268 main event

Kamaru Usman defeated Cobly Covington

FINAL


Unanimous decision
(48-47, 48-47, 49-46)
Round 5, 5:00


158/336

Total strikes

119/298

123/293

Significant strikes

107/281

1/1

Takedowns

0/11

2

Knockdowns

0

0

Submission attempts

0

NEWS & UPDATES


November 03, 2021: Broadcast & Commentary Team Announced. check out more details

November 02, 2021: Bruno Souza replace T.J. Laramie, Laramie announces withdrawal due to MRSA infection

October 28, 2021: Colby Covington expecting and Lara Trump, Donald Trump‘s kids, Don Jr.Eric Octagon-side.

October 23, 2021: T.J. Laramie announces withdrawing from his bout against Melsik Baghdasaryandue due to MRSA infection

October 13, 2021: According to sources Phil Hawes (11-2) will fight Chris Curtis (26-8) in a middleweight bout

October 12, 2021: Rockhold is out of UFC 268 due to herniated disc in the back. UFC is searching for his replacement to fight Sean Strickland.

September 26, 2021: Melsik Baghdasaryan vs TJ Laramie added to card.

September 26, 2021: Gian Villante vs Chris Barnett added to card.

September 18, 2021: Aleksa Camur vs John Allen added to card.

September 10, 2021: Alex Pereira vs Andreas Michailidis added to card.

September 10, 2021: According to report Germaine de Randamie is out from UFC 268, Due to an undisclosed injury. (This news officially not confirmed).

September 9, 2021: Glory Kickboxing Champion Alex Pereira will make his octagon debut at UFC 268 (Opponent not revealed yet)

September 8, 2021: Jordan Williams vs Ian Garry added to card.

September, 2021: Billy Quarantillo vs Shane Burgos added to card.

September 4, 2021: Billy Quarantillo vs Shane Burgos added to card.

September 1, 2021: Sean O’Malley Reveals Why He Declined To Fight Frankie Edgar More details here.

August 28, 2021: Rose Namajunas vs Weili Zhang II, Germaine de Randamie vs Irene Aldana, Al Iaquinta vs Bobby Green added to card.

August 27, 2021: Frankie Edgar vs. Marlon Vera added to card.

August 4, 2021: Pending bout finalization, Sean Strickland will face former middleweight champion Luke Rockhold. More details here.

July 31, 2021: Justin Gaethje and Michael Chandler have agreed to face each other at UFC 268 in the likely co-main event. More details here.

July 27, 2021: Kamaru Usman vs Colby Covington 2 is announced as the event headliner with Maddison Square Garden being targetted as the venue. More details here.

11 Comments

    1. Ticket sales are not announced as of now. We will update the article when the information become available.

    1. Hi Gina,

      As per present guidelines, you will either need a negetive test for COVID or proof of vaccination.
      Although, guidelines may change by the time this event comes.

  1. Hello, will tickets get cheaper later on. When I click on the link on ufc website is says there not kut yet. Will tickets get cheaper when there officaly out or just get cheaper in general

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