UFC 257 Stream: How To Watch Conor McGregor Online via ESPN+

Conor McGregor UFC 257 PPV



It’s January and Conor McGregor is officially back.

UFC 257 is tonight, live from the UFC’s incredible Fight Island compound in Abu Dhabi.

Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier are ready to square off for the second time ever, a rematch of their 2014 bout that ended in the first round by TKO.

We came up with 70 reasons to watch this fight. Surely many UFC fans could come up with hundreds more.

If you’re looking for a free UFC 257 stream, allow us to point you in the right direction to watch UFC 257 online….

ESPN+ is the only place to watch the PPV.

UFC 257 main card start time is 10PM ET / 7PM PT. Prelims start at 4:00 PM EST.

Below, our guide for how to stream UFC 257 online via ESPN+ on all your favorite devices.

ONLY ON ESPN+: UFC 257 – Saturday 1/23/20 10:00 PM/ET


Watch tonight’s UFC 257 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 257 live stream. After you buy the fight on your phone or computer via ESPN+, you can steam UFC 257 on your smart TV via a number of different ways.

If you’re wondering what is ESPN Plus before buying the UFC 257 stream, here are those details.

How much is UFC 257?

There are a couple options: $69.99 if you have ESPN+ and just want the PPV. As a special offer for this fight, you can also buy UFC 257 with one month of the Disney+ bundle for only $82.98.

There’s also an option to just buy UFC 257 with a year-long ESPN+ bundle for $89.98. ESPN+ normally costs $5.99 per month or $59.99 for an annual subscription, which means you’re saving 30% on the bundle.

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

The landing page to stream UFC 257 via ESPN+ looks like this on your mobile device.


ONLY ON ESPN+: UFC 257 – Saturday 1/23/20 10:00 PM/ET


If you already have ESPN+

You can watch the UFC 257 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+?” You’ll be able to login and buy the UFC 257 stream so you can watch Conor McGregor take on Dustin Poirier.

How to watch the UFC 257 stream at home:

Now that you have ESPN Plus and you bought the UFC 257 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 257 via the ESPN+ PPV.

ONLY ON ESPN+: UFC 257 – Saturday 1/23/20 10:00 PM/ET


UFC 257 Pay Per View Main Card (on ESPN+ PPV) 7 p.m. PST / 10 p.m. EST

  • Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier
  • Michael Chandler vs. Dan Hooker
  • Jessica Eye vs. Joanne Calderwood
  • Matt Frevola vs. Ottman Azaitar
  • Amanda Ribas vs. Marina Rodriguez

UFC 257 Prelims (on ESPN+ & ESPN) 5 p.m. PST / 8 p.m. EST

  • Nasrat Haqparast vs. Arman Tsarukyan
  • Brad Tavares vs. Antonio Carlos Junior
  • Juliana Pena vs. Sara McMann
  • Khalil Rountree vs. Marcin Prachnio

UFC 257 Early Prelims (on ESPN+ & ESPN) 3:15 p.m. PST / 6:15 p.m. EST

  • Andrew Sanchez vs. Makhmud Muradov
  • Nik Lentz vs. Movsar Evloev
  • Amir Albazi vs. Zhalgas Zhumagulov

*Fight card subject to change

With tons of storylines, one thing’s clear: No sports fan wants to miss out on UFC 257 — so make sure to tune in on ESPN+.

ONLY ON ESPN+: UFC 257 – Saturday 1/23/20 10:00 PM/ET



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