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Live, blow-by-blow updates for today’s UFC 256 main card from Vegas. To stream UFC 256 live on ESPN+ PPV click here! Join us today on Bloody Elbow for live results, discussion, round scoring, and play-by-play as UFC 256 goes down live in Vegas.
Today’s show will feature a title fight in the flyweight division on top. In the headliner, Deiveson Figueiredo will look to make UFC history as he defends his title twice in 21 days against top contender Brandon Moreno. In the co-main, Tony Ferguson returns to the Octagon to face off with Charles Oliveira, who is on a seven-fight winning streak.
This post will cover the main card.
Today’s show is a standard PPV, but Covid has taken it down a notch. There is one Fight Pass fight, which should kick off around 7:30pm ET/4:30pm PT. Things will move to ESPN 2 and ESPN+ for four more fights at 8 ET, and then we’ll go over to PPV at 10pm ET as per the norm.
Deiveson Figueiredovs. Brandon Moreno
Tony Ferguson vs. Charles Oliveira
Mackenzie Dern vs. Virna Jandiroba
Kevin Holland vs. Ronaldo Souza
Junior dos Santos vs. Ciryl Gane