UFC 263: All Commentators and Analysts

Published 06/09/2021, 11:38 AM EDT


UFC is ready with yet another mega event in the form of UFC 263 at Gila River Arena in Glendale Arizona. The card seems like an MMA fan’s fantasy turned into reality, with three five-round fights. Both the Flyweight and the Middleweight titles will be on the line in the co-main and main event spot. It’s an unmatched card that an unmatched commentator’s crew will commentate on.

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Long-time UFC commentator Joe Rogan, alongside his colleague John Anik, will take control at the commentator’s booth. Unfortunately, former UFC champion and current commentator Daniel ‘DC’ Cormier will not attend the event.

ANAHEIM, CALIFORNIA – AUGUST 17: Daniel Cormier is interviewed after his TKO loss to Stipe Miocic in their heavyweight championship bout during the UFC 241 event at the Honda Center on August 17, 2019 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

According to a news leak by MMA Junkie, the equally talented commentator and ex-fighter Paul Felder will substitute ‘DC’. Paul Felder has previously covered a lot of events for the UFC and is one of the finest at his job.

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The Desk Analysts for UFC 263

Former UFC fighter ‘The Bad Guy’ Chael Sonnen alongside MMA veteran Gilbert Melendez will join the host John Anik. The trio will break down and analyze the action in the post-fight show. Brett Okamoto and Megan Olivi will also get a feature in the post-fight show breaking down and sharing their views on the fights.

Octagon side announcer and reporter for UFC 263

The veteran voice of the octagon Bruce Buffer will be the announcer for this crucial event. Bruce Buffer is the man UFC looks forward to as he is one of the best announcers in the world. Buffer has a unique way of introducing the fighting as he puts all the energy into his work. In the world of MMA, Buffer has his separate fan base and is one of the most important personalities in UFC history.

Megan Olivi will play his part in the event by acting as a roving reporter. She will conduct both pre and post-fight interviews and will provide live updates during the show.

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Main Card for UFC 263

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Saurabh Singh

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Saurabh Singh Laledia is an MMA enthusiast who works as a UFC writer for EssentiallySports. His passion for the UFC infused with his knowledge of various fight styles such as Muay Thai and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu motivated him to pursue a career in combat sports journalism, as it would be where he could exhibit his expert views and unbiased opinions whilst keeping the fan’s perspective alive. He started watching the sport at UFC 53 in 2005 when ‘The Ace’ Rich Franklin beat Evan Turner to claim the belt and has traced the journey of the middleweight title right from 'The Spider' to 'The Last Stylebender'.

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