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How to watch UFC Fight Night: Whittaker vs. Gastelum via live online stream

Robert Whittaker and Kelvin Gastelum face off in a ranked middleweight bout to headline UFC Fight Night on April 17. We break down how to watch the card via live stream.

In this UFC handout, (L-R) Opponents Robert Whittaker of Australia and Kelvin Gastelum face off during the UFC weigh-in at UFC APEX on April 16, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC/Getty Images

The UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada will be under the primetime lights for UFC Fight Night: Whittaker vs. Gastelum after being on ABC last weekend. This event will be televised on April 17 on ESPN+ with the main card beginning at 10 p.m. ET, and the prelims at 7 p.m. ET.

The main card will feature five fights, which includes three ranked fighters, ending the night with Robert “The Reaper” Whittaker and Kelvin Gastelum. Whittaker enters the UFC APEX with a 23-5 record and is first in the middleweight rankings. Gastelum walks into the bout with a 17-6 (1 NC) record and is eighth in the middleweight rankings. Whittaker is listed as the favorite at -286 by DraftKings Sportsbook, while Gastelum’s odds sit at +225.

Other notable fights on the main card are Jeremy Stephens vs. Drakkar Klose in the co-main event (lightweight), Andrei Arvolski vs. Chase Sherman (heavyweight), and Abdul Razak Alhassan vs. Jacob Malkoun (middleweight). There are also six prelim fights on the UFC Fight Night card.

Both the main card and prelims for UFC Fight Night: Whittaker vs. Vettori will be available for live stream on ESPN+. If you want to watch, you’ll need to purchase a subscription. If you purchase ESPN+ separately, it cost $5.99 per month or $59.99 per year. Or you can purchase it apart of the Disney+ bundle, which also features Hulu and ESPN+ for $12.99 per month.