Cory Sandhagen vs. Rob Font: UFC Nashville date, start time, TV channel and live stream

Published: Jul 31, 2023
Cory Sandhagen vs. Rob Font: UFC Nashville date, start time, TV channel and live stream

Cory Sandhagen and Rob Font's catchweight contest in Nashville headlines this weekend's UFC Fight Night card.

Sandhagen and Font were never originally set to face each other, instead they were scheduled to take on Umar Nurmagomedov and Song Yadong respectively. 

Now both men will look to keep themselves active with Font hoping to turn his solo win at UFC 287 over Adrian Yanez with a victory against the former title challenger.  

Here's everything you need to know ahead of Sandhagen vs. Font.

Sandhagen vs. Font fight date, start time

  • Date: Saturday, August 5 
  • Time: 9 p.m. ET / 2 a.m. BST 
  • Main event cagewalks (approx): 11 p.m. ET / 4 a.m. BST
The main card is set to get underway at 9 p.m. ET / 2 a.m. BST with the main event cagewalks scheduled for 11 p.m. ET / 4 a.m. BST. These timings could change due to the length of the undercard fights. 

What channel/stream is Sandhagen vs. Font?

  • U.S.: ESPN+
  • UK: TNT Sport
The fight will be available to stream on ESPN+ in the U.S. (click here for more information), while TNT Sport will broadcast the fight in the UK. 

Where is the Sandhagen vs. Font fight?

The fight will take place at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. 

Cory Sandhagen record and bio

  • Nationality: American   
  • Date of birth: April 20, 1992
  • Height: 5' 11"  
  • Reach: 70"  
  • Total fights: 20  
  • Record: 16-4-0   

Rob Font record and bio

  • Nationality: American  
  • Date of birth: June 25, 1987  
  • Height: 5' 8"  
  • Reach: 71.5"  
  • Total fights: 26  
  • Record: 20-6-0  

Sandhagen vs. Font fight card

Main Card

  • Cory Sandhagen vs. Rob Font; Catchweight (140lbs)
  • Jessica Andrade vs. Tatiana Suarez; Women's strawweight
  • Dustin Jacoby vs. Kennedy Nzechukwu; Light heavyweight
  • Diego Lopes vs. Gavin Tucker; Featherweight
  • Tanner Boser vs. Aleska Camur; Light heavyweight
  • Ignacio Bahamondes vs. L'udovit Klein

  • Billy Quarantillo vs. Damon Jackson; Featherweight
  • Kyler Phillips vs. Raoni Barcelos; Bantamweight
  • Jeremiah Wells vs. Carlston Harris; Welterweight
  • Sean Woodson vs. Jesse Butler; Featherweight
  • Cody Durden vs. Jake Hadley; Flyweight
  • Ode' Osbourne vs. Assu Almabayev; Flyweight