The first numbered UFC event of the year is rapidly approaching with UFC 270 on Saturday at Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif.

As always, some marquee on-air talent will be there to help guide viewers through the experience.

Details of who will be working as commentators and analysts for the have been acquired by MMA Junkie through a person with knowledge of the plans โ€“ following an initial report from MMAFighting.com โ€“ and you can see the scheduled broadcast team below.

UFC 270 broadcast

Honda Center

UFC 270โ€™s main card airs on pay-per-view/streams via ESPN+ pay-per-view for residents in the U.S. beginning at 10 p.m. ET.

Televised prelims on ESPN and ESPN+ start at 8 p.m. ET following early prelims, which are tentatively slated to begin at 6 p.m. ET and stream on ESPN+.

UFC 270 desk analysts

Anthony Smith

Veteran broadcaster Michael Eaves will serve as desk host on the post-fight show. Heโ€™ll be joined by UFC Hall of Famer and former middleweight champion Michael Bisping, as well as current light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith, who take the role of analysts.

UFC 270 roving reporter

Megan Olivi

Longtime UFC correspondent Megan Olivi will conduct pre- and post-fight interviews backstage with some of the athletes on the card, as well as report additional real-time updates for the event.

UFC 270 octagon announcer

Bruce Buffer

The most famous octagon announcer will do his thing once again, as Bruce Buffer will introduce the fighters before battle.

UFC 270 cageside commentators

Jon Anik

Jon Anik will serve as the leading man on the mic from cageside, and he will command play-by-play alongside color commentators Joe Rogan and former two-division UFC champion Daniel Cormier.