UFC 256 Stream: How To Watch Figueiredo vs Moreno Online via ESPN+

UFC 256 is tonight, live from the APEX in Las Vegas. Tis the season for a great mid-winter fight card. Tonight’s UFC 256 Pay Per View main card on ESPN+ features some pretty marquee bouts, including Tony Ferguson is stepping up to boost the profile of the UFC 256 event. The card features former heavyweight champ Junior Dos Santos takes on up-and-coming UFC prospect Cyril Gane, an athletic and swift French kickboxer, at the very start of the PPV. Middleweight Jacare Souza is facing Kevin Holland, a fighter whose skills are rapidly catching up with his gift of trash talk, followed by a super competitive strawweight bout between Mackenzie Dern and Virna Jandiroba.

The UFC 256 fight card designed to appeal to the hardcore crowd. Tony Ferguson makes it an event in himself, honestly, so no matter what else happens on the UFC 256 stream on EXPN+, it’s safe to say that it will deliver, merely because of Tony Ferguson and his wild, unique fighting style.

As always, ESPN+ is the only place to watch the PPV.

UFC 256 main card start time is 10PM ET / 7PM PT. Prelims start at 4:00 PM EST.

Below, our guide for how to watch the UFC 256 stream online:

How to buy the UFC 256 stream via ESPN+

Step 1: As you probably know by now, the UFC has a deal with ESPN to stream UFC PPVs on ESPN+.

It’s easy to sign up for an ESPN+ account so you can watch the UFC 256 live stream. After you buy the fight on your phone or computer via ESPN+, you can watch UFC 256 on your smart TV via a number of different ways. More on that below.

If you don’t have ESPN+ or the Disney Bundle:

It’s very easy to sign-up AND buy tonight’s UFC 256 fight.

This is NEW: – You can buy the Disney Plus bundle for $12.99 a month and UFC 256 (valued at $64.99). OR you can buy UFC 256 and ESPN+ for $84.98. That’s 25% off the regular price for both, so it’s a great deal if you’re not already subscribed to ESPN+ (…and if you’re wondering what is ESPN Plus, here are those details).

ONLY ON ESPN+: UFC 256  – Saturday 12/12/20 10:00 PM/ET 


If you already have ESPN+

You can watch the UFC 256 prelims live on ESPN+.

First, log-in to your ESPN Plus account. Second, all you have to do to buy the PPV is go to the ESPN+ UFC landing page (right here) and then hit “Already have ESPN+?”

It’s in the tiny print, circled below. This is what it looks like if you’re not logged into your ESPN account:


How to watch the UFC 256 stream at home:

Now that you have ESPN Plus and you bought the UFC 256 stream, it’s time to tune-in. Here’s how you watch UFC 255 on a number of devices, including the following:

  • Computer by logging into ESPN.com
  • Phone by downloading the ESPN app on board Android or iPhone.
  • Tablet by downloading the ESPN app
  • TV via the following devices and your smart TV, all of which you can download the ESPN app on – Apple TV, Chromecast, Roku, Amazon Fire TV, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and more.

All you have to do is sign into your ESPN+ account that you bought the PPV with.

Then you’re all set to watch UFC 256 via the ESPN+ PPV.

ONLY ON ESPN+: UFC 256  – Saturday 12/12/20 10:00 PM/ET 


UFC 256 Pay Per View Main Card (on ESPN+ PPV) 7 p.m. PST / 10 p.m. EST

  • Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno
  • Tony Ferguson vs. Charles Oliveira
  • Mackenzie Dern vs. Virna Jandiroba
  • Jacare Souza vs. Kevin Holland
  • Junior Dos Santos vs. Cyril Gane

UFC 256 Prelims (on ESPN+) 5 p.m. PST / 8 p.m. EST

  • Cub Swanson vs. Daniel Pineda
  • Renato Moicano vs. Rafael Fiziev
  • Gavin Tucker vs. Billy Quarantillo
  • Tecia Torres vs. Sam Hughes

UFC 256 Early Prelims (on ESPN+) 4:30 p.m. PST / 7:30 p.m. EST

  • Chase Hooper vs. Peter Barrett

ONLY ON ESPN+: UFC 256  – Saturday 12/12/20 10:00 PM/ET 


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