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UFC Fight Night: How to watch Robert Whittaker vs. Kelvin Gastelum on DAZN in Austria, Germany, Italy, Spain

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Robert Whittaker was initially set to fight Paulo Costa on April 17, but will now face Kelvin Gastelum in a bout that almost happened two years ago.

Costa's withdrawal due to illness has turned one intriguing encounter with serious middleweight contendership implications into another, and Whittaker recently told MMA Fighting that perhaps, this is fate at work.

Former middleweight champion Robert Whittaker is taking his change of opponent in stride.

“I found out through my manager and actually through my coach,” Whittaker said. “And it’s just, my initial OCD flared up, cause I hate last minute changes and I hate things like this changing. And I was really upset for a little bit. But I got over it.

"The work’s been done, the camp’s been great. I’m fit, and the idea of not fighting on the date is just silly. I’ve got to earn my break, I’ve got to earn some money, I’ve got to do my job. So, I’m going to get in there and I’m gonna do that.

“There weren’t a lot of options because a lot of the middleweight division is tied up and also, the ones that aren’t tied up just don’t make sense. So, Gastelum really was the only one that was a potential possibility. I kind of owe a fight to him anyway, right? So, it’s a good fight..."

Here's everything you need to know about the UFC Fight Night: Whittaker vs. Gastelum card.

UFC Fight Night: Whittaker vs. Gastelum start time

 
  • Date:  Sunday, April 18
  • Time:  4am CET
  • Main event: 6:15am CET

UFC Fight Night: Whittaker vs. Gastelum takes place on Saturday night local time in the U.S., but for European viewers it will take place in the early hours of Sunday morning. The main show starts at 4am CET, while Whittaker and Gastelum should make their walks to the Octagon around 6:15 a.m., although that depends on the lengths of the previous bouts.

How to watch UFC Fight Night: TV, live stream info

In Germany, Austria, Italy and Spain, UFC Fight Night  is available on DAZN, the global sports streaming service .

How do I stream UFC on DAZN?

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Can't find your device? Click here for a full list of instructions to download the DAZN app .

Where is UFC Fight Night: Whittaker vs. Gastelum?

The event will be held at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas. Whittaker has never fought at the venue, while Gastelum was victorious at the Apex in February.

Robert Whittaker record and bio

  • Nationality : Australia
  • Born : December 20, 1990
  • Height : 6-0
  • Reach : 73.5 inches
  • Total fights : 27
  • Record : 22-5

Kelvin Gastelum record and bio

  • Nationality : American
  • Born : October 24, 1991
  • Height : 5-9
  • Reach : 71.5 inches
  • Total fights : 24
  • Record : 17-6, 1 No Contest

UFC Fight Night: Whittaker vs. Gastelum card

Main card

  • Robert Whittaker vs. Kelvin Gastelum; Middleweights
  • Jeremy Stephens vs. Drakkar Klose; Lightweights
  • Andrei Arlovski vs. Chase Sherman; Heavyweights
  • Abdul Razak Alhassan vs. Jacob Malkoun; Middleweights
  • Luis Pena vs. Alex Munoz; Lightweights
  • Ricardo Ramos vs. Bill Algeo; Featherweights

Preliminary card 

  • Tracy Cortez vs. Justine Kish; Women's Flyweights
  • Alexandr Romanov vs. Juan Espino; Heavyweights
  • Jessica Penne vs. Lupita Godinez; Women's Strawweights
  • Bartosz Fabinski vs. Gerald Meerschaert; Middleweights
  • Zarah Fairn dos Santos vs. Josiane Nunes; Women's Bantamweights
  • Tony Gravely vs. Anthony Birchak; Bantamweights 

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