Ryan Bader vs. Valentin Moldavsky: Bellator 273 date, fight time, TV channel and live stream

Published: Jan 26, 2023
Ryan Bader vs. Valentin Moldavsky: Bellator 273 date, fight time, TV channel and live stream

Bellator 273 will see Ryan Bader and Valen Moldavsky fight for the undisputed heavyweight title.

History will be made in Phoenix, Arizona, when reigning Bellator heavyweight champion Ryan Bader takes on interim champion Valentin Moldavsky for the undisputed title at Bellator 273.

Bader comes into this fight on the back of a dissapointing loss to Corey Anderson at last year's Light Heavyweight World Grand Prix and now faces an opponent who is 6-0 in Bellator.

It's set to be an intriguing contest with both men opting to use their athleticism and cardio to win fights instead of size, but who will be the one making history at the Footprint Center this coming Saturday?

Here's everything you need to know about Bader vs. Moldavsky.

When is Bader vs. Moldavsky? date, start time

  • Date: Saturday, January 29   
  • Main card: 10 p.m. ET / 3 a.m. GMT   
  • Main event ringwalks (approx): 12 a.m. ET / 5 a.m. GMT
The main card gets underway at 10 p.m. ET / 3 a.m. GMT with the main event scheduled for 12 a.m. ET / 5 a.m. GMT. These timings could change due to the length of fights lower down the card

What channel/stream is Bader vs. Moldavsky?

  • U.S.: Showtime   
  • UK: BBC iPlayer   
This event will be broadcast on Showtime in the U.S. and on BBC iPlayer in the UK. 

Where is the Bader vs. Moldavsky fight?

The fight takes place at the Footprint Center in Phoenix, Arizona. 

Ryan Bader record and bio

  • Nationality: United States of America 
  • Date of Birth: June 7, 1983 
  • Height: 6' 2"   
  • Reach: 74"   
  • Total Fights: 35   
  • Record: 28-7  

Valentin Moldavsky Record and Bio

  • Nationality: Russia 
  • Date of Birth: February 6, 1992  
  • Height: 6' 1"   
  • Reach: 75"  
  • Total Fights: 12
  • Record: 11-1   

Bader vs. Moldavsky fight card

Main card

  • Ryan Bader vs. Valentin Moldavsky; Bellator heavyweight title
  • Benson Henderson vs. Islam Mamedov; Lightweight
  • Henry Corrales vs. Aiden Lee; Featherweight
  • Sabah Homasi vs. Jaleel Willis; Welterweight

  • Ben Parrish vs. Sullivan Cauley; Lightweight
  • Saad Awad vs. Chris Gonzalez; Lightweight
  • Darrion Caldwell vs. Enrique Barzola; Bantamweight
  • Nikita Mikhailov vs. Blaine Shutt; Bantamweight
  • Lucas Brennan vs. Ben Lugo; Featherweight
  • Dalton Rosta vs. Duane Johnson; Middleweight
  • Weber Almeida vs. Fabricio Franco; Featherweight