How to Watch UFC 256

By: Brian Knapp
Dec 11, 2020

Sign up for ESPN+ right here, and you can then stream UFC 256 live on your smart TV, computer, phone, tablet or streaming device via the ESPN app.

Deiveson Figueiredo’s path to more widespread acclaim and recognition now runs through UFC 256, where he will defend his undisputed Ultimate Fighting Championship flyweight title against Brandon Moreno in the five-round main event on Saturday at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas. Champion and challenger appeared at UFC 255 three weeks ago, as Figueiredo submitted Alex Perez with a guillotine choke and Moreno put away Brandon Royval with punches to set the stage for their showdown.

UFC 256 “Figueiredo vs. Moreno”—which streams live to ESPN+ pay-per-view at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT—also features a lightweight co-headliner matching Tony Ferguson with Charles Oliveira, a women’s strawweight affair pitting Mackenzie Dern against Virna Jandiroba, a middleweight tilt pairing Kevin Holland with Ronaldo Souza and a heavyweight battle slotting Junior dos Santos opposite Ciryl Gane. ESPN2 (8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT) and ESPN+ (7:30 p.m. ET/4:30 p.m. ET) will share coverage of the undercard, a five-fight preliminary slate anchored by a featherweight scrap between Cub Swanson and Daniel Pineda.

A closer look at the UFC 256 “Figueiredo vs. Moreno” particulars:

THE LINEUP

125: Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno
155: Tony Ferguson vs. Charles Oliveira
115: Mackenzie Dern vs. Virna Jandiroba
185: Kevin Holland vs. Ronaldo Souza
265: Junior dos Santos vs. Ciryl Gane
145: Cub Swanson vs. Daniel Pineda
155: Renato Carneiro vs. Rafael Fiziev
145: Gavin Tucker vs. Billy Quarantillo
115: Tecia Torres vs. Sam Hughes
145: Chase Hooper vs. Peter Barrett

THE RUNDOWN

Preview: The Main Card
Preview: The Prelims
Weigh-in Report
By The Numbers: Figueiredo vs. Moreno
By The Numbers: Ferguson vs. Oliveira
By The Numbers: UFC 256 Pre-Fight Edition
Prime Picks
UFC 256 Virtual Media Day


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