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Heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic (black trunks) defeated challenger Francis Ngannou (yellow trunks) by decision in their 2018 meeting.
UFC 260 features a heavyweight title fight between champion Stipe Miocic and Francis Ngannou.
UFC 260's main card event costs $70 and requires an ESPN+ subscription.
The main card is scheduled to begin tonight at 10 p.m. ET.
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UFC 260 will feature heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic in a rematch against explosive finisher Francis Ngannou. The event will stream live tonight from the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, with the main card pay-per-view scheduled for 10 p.m. ET on ESPN+. The main card is priced at $70 and requires an ESPN+ subscription. An ESPN+ membership starts at $6 a month.
Miocic defeated Ngannou by unanimous decision in their 2018 meeting, setting a UFC record with his third consecutive title defense. Miocic then lost the belt to Daniel Cormier for a short time but defeated Cormier in two subsequent fights to reestablish himself as the heavyweight champ.
However, Ngannou enters UFC 260 as the betting favorite after putting together an impressive win streak with four first round knockouts. Ngannou has a career record of 15-3 with all of his wins coming by knockout or submission.
UFC 260 will be held without fans in attendance, but UFC 261 will be held in Jacksonville, Florida, with a full crowd on April 24.
Here's the fight card for UFC 260: Miocic vs. Ngannou
UFC 260 Early Prelims: 7:30 p.m. ET, 4:30 p.m. PT on UFC Fight Pass
Marc-Andre Barriault versus Abu Azaitar [Middleweight]
UFC 260 Prelims: 8 p.m. ET, 5 p.m. PT on ESPN+ and ESPN
Shane Young versus Omar Morales [Featherweight]Modestas Bukauskas versus Michal Oleksiejczuk [Light Heavyweight]Jared Gooden versus Abubakar Nurmagomedov [Welterweight]Alonzo Menifield versus Fabio Cherant [Light Heavyweight]
UFC 260 Main Card: 10 p.m. ET, 7 p.m. PT on ESPN+ for $70
Jamie Mullarkey versus Khama Worthy [Lightweight]Gillian Robertson versus Miranda Maverick [Women's Flyweight]Sean O'Malley versus Thomas Almeida [Bantamweight]Tyron Woodley versus Vicente Luque [Welterweight]Stipe Miocic versus Francis Ngannou [Heavyweight Title Fight]
How to watch UFC 260
The main event of UFC 260 will be streamed live through ESPN+ tonight at 10 p.m. ET. The event is separated into three portions: the early prelims, the prelims, and the main card.
The early prelims start at 7:30 p.m. ET and are only available to UFC Fight Pass subscribers. The prelims will begin at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN+ and the ESPN cable channel. The main card is scheduled for 10 p.m. ET and is an ESPN+ exclusive pay-per-view event.
This means that you have to subscribe to the ESPN+ streaming service before you're able to purchase the main card PPV. An ESPN+ membership costs $6 a month or $60 a year. The UFC 260 PPV event requires a one-time fee of $70 on top of your ESPN+ subscription.
You can access the ESPN+ app on all major mobile and streaming devices, including Amazon Fire, Apple, Android, Chromecast, PS4, Xbox One, Roku, Samsung Smart TVs, and more.
Ways to save on the UFC 260 pay-per-view price
If you plan on signing up for ESPN+ to watch UFC 260, you can take advantage of a special discounted package.
New subscribers can purchase a year-long ESPN+ membership with access to UFC 260 included for a total of $89.98. That's over 30% off the regular combined price of an annual plan and a PPV match. Following your first year of service, ESPN+ will then renew for the regular annual price of $60.
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