The UFC 232 start time, TV schedule for the Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson 2 fight card at The Forum in Inglewood, Calif., on Saturday night. The fight card is broken into three different parts and airing on three different mediums. This post will help explain which fights are airing where and at which times.
Main card (PPV at 10 p.m. ET)
Date: Saturday, December 29, 2018,
Venue: The Forum
Promotion: Ultimate Fighting Championship
Location: The Forum, Inglewood, California, United States
Jones vs Gustafsson 2 is going to be one of the most exciting UFC bouts of 2018. Jones and Gustafsson had one of the best UFC bouts back in 2013 and fans have been begging for a rematch ever since. Daniel Cormier will be stripped of his light heavyweight title so that Jones and Gustafsson can fight for the title and increase the stakes for the fight. Jones is coming back for his first fight since 2017 when he tested positive for a banned substance in July 2017 and received a 115-month ban from the sport.
Gustafsson was the first UFC fighter to take down Jones in his career. Gustafsson dominated the first few rounds of the match and gave Jones a cut above his right eye. Jones rallied back in the final three rounds of the fight and ended up winning by unanimous decision.
Jones vs Gustafsson 2 will a match that every UFC fan tunes in for and it will certainly not disappoint. Jones will be ready for Gustafsson this time and he will not hold back from the beginning in this fight. Be ready for an all-out brawl that will be one of the best UFC bouts of the year. Here we discuss the live streaming information of UFC 232: Jones vs Gustafsson fight. You aslo can watch this fight on Pay-per-view (PPV) on UFC Fight Pass. Check your local provider to find where you can watch Jones vs Gustafsson 2.
UFC 232: Jones vs Gustafsson 2 Live Stream Online Channels
Most streaming services have access to the Fight Pass application where you can order the Jones vs Gustafsson 2 fight. Some streaming services have the ability to order the fight without the FIght Pass application. You can check out all services where you do not need Fight Pass here.
DirecTV Now is currently working on a solution so that they can begin showing pay per view events such as Jones vs Gustafsson 2. Keep an eye out on December 29th because they may add the option before the fight happens.
Sling TV is one of the services that you can simply purchase the Jones vs Gustafsson 2 fight without the Fight Pass app. Fight Pass is one of the cheapest options here with their base package starting at only $25 a month.
You cannot directly purchase the Jones vs Gustafsson 2 fight directly through Vue but there is an easy workaround.
Step 1: Go to the PlayStation®Store.
Step 2: Scroll to Movies & TV.
Step 3: Select All Live Events and find the fight to purchase.
Amazon Prime Video
If you are a subscriber to Amazon Prime Video they have an option where you can purchase the Jones vs Gustafsson fight without having to download the Fight Pass app.
Jones vs Gustafsson 2 Free streaming
Unfortunately, there is no legal way to watch Jones vs Gustafsson for free online. There are a number of free streaming sites that stream the fight illegally but in a majority of countries it is illegal to do so. Most of the free streaming sites are filled with malware and viruses that can be dangerous to your device.
Jones vs Gustafsson Live Stream Online Using VPN
If you live in a country that does not have access to the fight, such as most of South America, you will have to use a VPN service in order to watch the fight. Once you are logged into your VPN you will be able to download the Fight Pass app so that you can watch the Jones vs Gustafsson 2 fight.
Using a VPN is very simple. All you have to do is purchase a VPN subscription from a reliable VPN service. Then all you have to do is login with your device to the service that you chose and you will be connected to your VPN.
ExpressVPN is one of the most reliable and well known VPN services that is currently available. The service costs $12.95 a month which is pricey but the service will not go down during the fight.
IPVanish is another service that provides VPNs to anyone in the world. Their pricing is fair at just $10 a month if you want to use the monthly plan.
NordVPN takes privacy very seriously and guarantees that your connection will remain private and reliable. NordVPN is one of the more expensive options and starts at $11.95 per month.
Jones vs Gustafsson 2 Live Streaming Outside USA
Here are all of the official broadcasters of Jones vs Gustafsson from all around the world:
BT Sport (UK)
OSN (Middle East)
Viaplay (Sweden, Denmark)
Match TV (Russia)
Fox Sports (Australia)
All of these networks offer UFC’s fight pass so all you have to do is order the fight on December 19th.
UFC 232 Live on Social Media
Make sure that you are posting and interacting with all of the great content on social media. There will be plenty of posts, tweets, and statuses all about this incredible rematch.
Make sure you check out the official UFC Facebook page for updates on the Jones vs Gustafsson 2 fight and to interact with all of the great content.
You can use the hashtag #UFC232 to interact with all of the fans and media outlets on Twitter. Discuss who you think will end up claiming the light heavyweight championship.
Make sure you check out r/ufc on Reddit for all of the pre-fight discussion and information. There are plenty of knowledgeable fans on Reddit so get ready for some good discussions!
Who will win
Most experts believe that Jones will end up being the victor at the end of the night and reclaim his championship belt and his reign as the light heavyweight fighter. Both fighters have not fought since 2017 so this will surely be a fight to remember.
UFC 232: Post-fight Press Conference
The Post-Fight Press Conference will certainly be an interesting conference. During their first fight, Jones and Gustafsson were sent to the hospital after the grueling match. A similar fate could happen to both fighters in this rematch. The post match press conference could be happening in a hospital this time around.
Jon Jones vs Alexander Gustafsson 2 Fight Odds
Jones is the favorite and his odds are currently 9-25, while Gustafsson has current odds of 43-20. This reflects most experts opinions that Jones is going to be the champion on December 29th.
Jones vs Gustafsson 2 fight card
UFC 232 Main Event:
Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson for the vacant light heavyweight title
UFC 232 Co-Main Event:
UFC Featherweight Champion Cristiane Justino vs. UFC Bantamweight Champion Amanda Nunes for “Cyborg’s” 145-pound title
UFC 232 Main Card, Prelims:
205 lbs.: Corey Anderson vs. Ilir Latifi
155 lbs.: Ryan Hall vs. B.J. Penn
145 lbs.: Arnold Allen vs. Gilbert Melendez
170 lbs.: Michael Chiesa vs. Carlos Condit
The weigh-in typically happens the day before the fight to ensure that both fighters are in the correct weight class. Lookout for UFC to announce the weigh-in for December 28th as it should be a fun event to watch.
Jones and Gustafsson will be fighting for UFC’s lightweight heavyweight title. Daniel Cormier will be stripped of his title because of the fact that he is defending his UFC heavyweight title.
Jones’ coach Mike Winkeljohn talked briefly about Jones vs Gustafsson 2 and the first match. Winkeljohn talked about how Jones did not take the first match too seriously because he did not think Gustafsson was a good fighter. Winkeljohn knows not to make that same mistake for this fight and that Jones is excited to get back in the octagon.
Gustafsson’s coaches have yet to make any comments regarding the rematch but it is safe to say that Gustafsson’s camp is looking to avenge their loss from 2013.
Jones vs Gustafsson 2 Fight Preview
Jones and Gustafsson will be a hard hitting contest that will be full of drama and excitement. Jones is one of the best light heavyweight fighters that UFC has ever seen and he will be bringing his best back into the octagon on December 29th. Look for a hard fought match with Jones coming out on top.
The Jones vs Gustafsson rematch will be one to remember. Make sure that you have your calendars marked and get all your friends together to watch this historic rematch. The winner of the night will be taking home the light heavyweight belt so both fighters will be bringing everything they have.