UFC 183 kicks off tonight with a slew of fights including the headlining bout between Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz, as the mixed martial arts league puts on its live events which have by now become worldwide spectacles. There are twelve UFC fights tonight in all, with some of them airing on cable TV channels and others on pay per view, along with a live stream online option.
Anderson Silva vs Nick Diaz is the reason most will be tuning in tonight, but UFC 183 has a number of additional battles. Tyron Woodley vs Kelvin Gastelum is intriguing, as is Tim Boetsch vs Thales Leites, the latter being in the same 185 pound weight class as the main event. While the majority of tonight’s fights are between men, the women do make an appearance as well, with a battle between Sara McMann and Miesha Tate.
Tonight’s UFC 183 has a prelim start time of 8pm eastern on TV channel FOX Sports 1 (FS1) before the action shifts to Pay-Per-View at 10pm for the main card. Those tuning in online can find a live stream at vipbox.biz and similar live-stream sites.