Luis Alberto Lopez vs. Michael Conlan: Start time, date, where to stream, and full fight card

Luis Alberto Lopez vs. Michael Conlan is tonight. Here's all the info you need to be ready in time for the big fight.

By: June M. Williams | 4 months ago
Luis Alberto Lopez vs. Michael Conlan: Start time, date, where to stream, and full fight card
Luis Alberto Lopez vs. Michael Conlan via Top Ranking Boxing on ESPN+ Saturday, May 27th, 2023.

It’s time! Luis Alberto Lopez vs. Michael Conlan is tonight, May 27, 2023, on ESPN+. Luis Alberto ‘El Venado’ Lopez will be taking on Michael Conlan for the second time. Staged at the SSE Arena in Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK, the IBF Title will be on the line in a 12-round featherweight contest.

Conlan, the 31 year old Irish boxing sensation, (18-1, 9 KOs) has another chance to become world champion. The 2012 Olympic bronze medalist and 2015 World Amateur Championships gold medalist was not so lucky when he failed to defeat Leigh Wood back in 2022, due to a last round stoppage smothering his world title dreams.

Lopez, the Latino Champion, 29, (27-2, 15 KOs), of Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico, has been performing for seven years. In his last match up he won by majority decision squared up against Josh Warrington, December 10, 2022, resulting in his capture of the IBF Featherweight Championship, which happened to be his first world title, making this bout with Conlan his first title defense.

Conlan, the lad from Northern Ireland, is a friend to none other than Conor McGregor, and has been boxing professionally for six years based out of Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom. In his last showdown, also on December 10, 2022, he electrified the crowd defeating Karim Guerfi via technical knockout. He plans to finish Lopez in a similar fashion.

Several high-stakes match-ups will be showcased on the card featuring Nick Ball vs. Ludomo Lumati battling for the WBC Silver featherweight title, Anthony Cacace vs. Damian Wrzesinski tangling for the IBO super-featherweight title, and Pierce O’Leary vs. Alan Ciorceri going at it for the WBC International super-lightweight title.

Featherweight Michael Conlan celebrates winning 6/8/2022 | Photo: IMAGO by Laszlo Geczo

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Start time and date

Luis Alberto Lopez vs. Michael Conlan airs today/tonight on ESPN+ at 2:30 p.m. ET (Saturday, May 27th., 2023). Ring walks for the main event are expected at around 5 p.m. ET. These times are subject to change depending on the length of the scheduled undercard bouts on the card, which are scheduled for 2:30 p.m. ET.


Tickets for Luis Alberto Lopez vs. Michael Conlan at the SSE Arena in Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom, are available here, ranging from £44-£305, with the box office opening at 4 p.m. BST the day of the event.


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Where to stream

Lopez vs. Conlan is available to stream on the ESPN App. And will be carried by ESPN+ on the following devices and platforms:

ESPN+ web browser and system requirements

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Fight Highlights from the Warrington vs. Lopez event last December, 2022.

Luis Alberto Lopez vs. Michael Conlan Full Fight Card

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Fight Highlights from the Wood vs. Conlan event last December, 2022.

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June M. Williams
June M. Williams

June M. Williams is the Bloody Elbow Ombudsperson, Lead Fixer, Author, Statistician, Watch Party Moderator, and Podcast Network & Syndication Manager.

She began work for the Combat Sports Division of SB Nation in 2010, making Bloody Elbow her primary home since 2014.

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