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When and How To Watch UFC 256?

Published 12/10/2020, 2:49 AM EST

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UFC 256 is fast approaching. The promotion’s final PPV is set for December 12, 2020. The event which will be held at the UFC Apex promises to be a thriller with all five main card bouts holding promising fighters.

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The main event will be a flyweight title clash between Deiveson Figueiredo and Brandon Moreno, preceded by a lightweight clash between Tony Ferguson and Charles Oliveira at the co-main event.

Brandon Moreno is on a three-fight win streak with his most recent victory coming against Brandon Royval at UFC 255 via a first-round knockout. Meanwhile, Figueiredo will walk into his second consecutive title defense in under four weeks.


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Ferguson will hope to get back to winning ways after his first loss in over eight years at UFC 249. Standing opposite him will be the man that submitted Kevin Lee in his last fight.

UFC 256 – The United States of America

All these power-packed fights will be available in the United States of America at 10 pm EST/7 pm PST on ESPN+. The preliminary card will begin at 8 pm EST/5 pm PST on ESPN, ESPN+, and ESPN Deportes with the early prelims available on UFC Fight Pass, ESPN, ESPN+, and ESPN Deportes.

UFC 256 – United Kingdom and Ireland

Fans in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland can catch the event live with the main card at 3 am GMT (Sunday) on BT Sport 1 with the preliminary card at 1 am GMT (Sunday) on UFC Fight Pass and BT Sport 1.


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The Asian audience can catch the main card at 11 am HKT (Sunday) on Fox Sports, Fox+, and UFC Fight Pass. The preliminary card will start at 7 am HKT (Sunday) on Fox Sports and Fox+.

Main Card

Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno

Tony Ferguson vs. Charles Oliveira

Renato Moicano vs. Rafael Fiziev

Kevin Holland vs. Ronaldo Souza

Junior dos Santos vs. Ciryl Gane

Preliminary card

Cub Swanson vs. Daniel Pineda

Mackenzie Dern vs. Virna Jandiroba

Tecia Torres vs. Sam Hughes


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Gavin Tucker vs. Billy Quarantillo

Early Prelims

Serghei Spivac vs. Jared Vanderaa


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Chase Hooper vs. Peter Barrett

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