Update (Sept. 15, 10:45 a.m. ET): New Sling TV customers who purchase the Canelo vs. Golovkin fight on Saturday, Sept. 16 are eligible to receive an extended free trial for 30 days (typically 7 days). Customers interested in the 30-day free trial offer may visit sling.com/ppv on Saturday, Sept. 16 for more information.
Update: On Sept. 8, UFC announced the main event bout for UFC 215, Demetrious Johnson vs. Ray Borg, will be canceled due to illness. Sling TV will continue to offer UFC 215 on Saturday, Sept. 9.
If Mayweather v. McGregor and UFC 214 were any indication, you guys love boxing and UFC fights! We were overwhelmed with the response to the last few weeks’ fights, and we’re continuing to lead the way in streaming by offering even more pay-per-view options and ways to watch. Plus, it’s September, which means we’re kicking off Hispanic Heritage Month celebrations!
Starting today, Sling TV is offering Canelo vs. GGG on Sept. 16 and UFC 215: Johnson vs. Borg on Sept. 9. Both events will be available in HD across all Sling TV-supported devices, and you’re able to order both fights without any long-term contracts or credit checks required.
Canelo vs. GGG (available in both English and Spanish)
If you’re looking to watch the highly anticipated fight between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady “Triple G” Golovkin on Saturday, Sept. 16 at the sold-out T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Sling has you covered. Available via HBO PPV at 9 p.m. ET, you can order the fight in both English and Spanish starting today for $79.99 plus taxes.
The event will kick off with a pre-fight show at 8 p.m. ET, and the world will find out who the best middleweight boxer is when Canelo and GGG entering the ring at around 10:30 p.m. ET. Other fights that night include featherweights Joseph Diaz Jr. vs. Jorge Lara, junior featherweights Diego De La Hoya vs. Randy Caballero and lightweights Ryan Martin vs. Francisco Rojo.
Can’t get enough Canelo vs. GGG? Check out the weigh in on Friday, September 15 on HBO. See more about the fight in the trailer below.
UFC 215 (available in both English and Spanish)
Watch the UFC flyweight championship during UFC 215: “Johnson vs. Borg” on Saturday, Sept. 9 at 10 p.m. ET from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Available for purchase today for $59.99 plus taxes in both English and Spanish, the event will feature flyweight champion Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson facing off against Ray “The Tazmexican Devil” Borg. Johnson will attempt to pull ahead of former middleweight champion Anderson Silva to set an all-time title defense record with 11 consecutive wins.
During this event, you can also catch the co-headlining women’s bantamweight championship title fight between Amanda “The Lioness” Nunes defending her title against Valentina “Bullet” Shevchenko in a rematch from their three-round match during UFC 196. And don’t miss the UFC 215 PPV Main Card at 10 p.m. ET, which includes Rafael dos Anjos vs. Neil Magny, Ilir Latifi vs. Tyson Pedro and Gilbert Melendez vs. Jeremy Stephens.
Plus, Sling Blue subscribers can watch UFC 215 Prelims on FOX Sports 1 at 8 p.m. ET. The Prelims lineup includes Sara McMann vs. Ketlen Vieira, Henry Cejudo vs. Wilson Reis, Ashlee Evans-Smith vs. Sarah Moras and Rick Glenn vs. Gavin Tucker.
UFC 215 will be available for replay up to three days following the event. For more information on this pay-per-view event, visit sling.com/UFC. Check out the extended preview for UFC 215 below.
How to Order
As always, Sling TV is bringing you both fights without any long-term contracts required! To order, existing customers can simply log in to sling.com/account and click on the fight banner of their choice. If you’re new to Sling TV, you’ll first need to create a Sling TV account and then order the fight by logging in to sling.com/account and clicking on the banner of the PPV event you wish to order.
Beginning today, existing Sling TV customers may also purchase the fight directly from their Sling TV app by selecting the “Rentals” tab and then selecting “Purchase” to order the event (the fight is not available to purchase directly through the Sling app on iOS or Apple TV devices).
Once you purchase either PPV event, you will see two new channels appear at the beginning of your channel guide, in English and in Spanish, and the channel will go live as soon as event coverage begins. Need to grab snacks or another drink? Throughout the fight, you’ll be able to pause, rewind and fast-forward so you won’t miss any of the action.
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Director, Content Acquisition and Strategy, Sling TV