UFC Fight Night 221 commentary team, broadcast plans set: Daniel Cormier, Paul Felder on call
The UFC schedule for 2023 rolls on with UFC Fight Night 221 on Saturday at the The Theater at Virgin Hotels in Las Vegas.
As always, some marquee on-air talent will be there to help guide viewers through the experience.
Details of who will work as commentators and analysts for each event have been acquired by MMA Junkie through a person with knowledge of the situation, and you can see the scheduled broadcast team below.
UFC Fight Night 221 broadcast
The Theater at Virgin Hotels
The entire UFC Fight Night 221 card streams on ESPN+ for residents in the U.S.
The main card lineup is scheduled to begin Saturday at 6 p.m. ET following prelims, which are slated to start at 3 p.m. ET.
UFC Fight Night 221 desk analysts
Broadcast veteran Dan Hellie will host the pre and post-fight shows. He’ll be joined by UFC Hall of Famer [autotag]Michael Bisping[/autotag], who serves as a desk analyst.
UFC Fight Night 221 roving reporter
Longtime UFC correspondent Heidi Androl will conduct pre- and post-fight interviews backstage with some of the athletes on the card, as well as report additional real-time updates for the event.
UFC Fight Night 221 octagon announcer
Noted octagon announcer Joe Martinez will introduce the fighters before battle.
UFC Fight Night 221 cageside commentators
[autotag]Brendan Fitzgerald[/autotag] will serve as the leading man on the mic from cageside. He will command play-play alongside former two-division champion and UFC Hall of Famer [autotag]Michael Bisping[/autotag] as well as retired lightweight veteran Paul Felder, who serve as color commentators in the three-man booth.
Additionally, [autotag]Din Thomas[/autotag] will serve as the coach analyst, providing additional insight to the commentary team.
For more on the card, visit MMA Junkie’s event hub for UFC Fight Night 221.