UFC 256: Figueiredo v Moreno (Main Card)
UFC 256 start time, card, PPV price & odds for Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno
Deiveson Figueiredo could make it two flyweight championship victories in a single month if he overcomes Brandon Moreno on Saturday night at UFC 256. Figueiredo defeated Alex Perez on Nov. 21 in Round 1.
The Brazilian fighter also beat Joseph Benavidez twice earlier this year.
Figueiredo is favored to extend his 2020 record to 4-0 with a headlining win against Moreno as betting analysts see him as the superior fighter even on short rest.
Elsewhere on the UFC 256 main card, Tony Ferguson will try to squeeze something positive out of his disappointing year in a matchup against Charles Oliveira. Renato Moicano vs. Rafael Fiziev, Kevin Holland vs. Ronaldo Souza and Junior dos Santos vs. Ciryl Gane are the other bouts on the pay-per-view-stage.
Below is a full rundown of the schedule for UFC 256, with details on the fight matchups, start times, odds and more for Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno.
UFC 256 start time
- Date: Saturday, Dec. 12Early prelims: 7 p.m. ETPrelims: 8 p.m. ETPPV main card: 10 p.m. ET
The early prelims for UFC 256 will begin on ESPN+ at 7 p.m. ET, the prelims will start on ESPN+ and ESPN2 at about 8 p.m., and the pay-per-view main card on ESPN+ rounds out the night from about 10 p.m. through at least midnight.
How to watch UFC 256: Figueiredo vs. Moreno
The main card for UFC 256 is available in the U.S. on the ESPN+ subscription service for a pay-per-view cost. That portion of the event begins at about 10 p.m.
Earlier fights, however, are viewable live on ESPN2, the WatchESPN app, and for the early prelims, on UFC Fight Pass.
Figueiredo vs. Moreno price: How much does UFC 256 cost?
In the U.S., the UFC 256 main card is available via pay-per-view on ESPN+, which also requires a subscription. The PPV price for UFC 256 is $64.99 for current subscribers. New subscribers can pay a bundle price of $84.98 for the UFC 256 pay-per-view and an ESPN+ annual subscription, which offers a savings of over 25 percent.
Where is UFC 256?
UFC 256 is being held in Las Vegas at the UFC Apex complex, which has hosted several of 2020’s biggest mixed martial arts fights. The memorable trilogy finish to Miocic vs. Cormier took place there in August.
No fans will be in attendance at UFC Apex for the Figueiredo vs. Moreno matchup because of Nevada’s pandemic protocols.
Figueiredo vs. Moreno odds for UFC 256
As of Thursday morning, Figueiredo was a strong favorite at all Vegas sportsbooks. Most have him at -300 or better, meaning one would need to bet $300 on him for a $100 profit. Those betting on Moreno, meanwhile, would likely win more than $240 on a successful $100 wager.
Deiveson Figueiredo record
- Name: Deiveson FigueiredoNationality: BrazilianBorn: Dec. 18, 1987Height: 5-5Reach: 68 inchesTotal fights: 21Record: 20-1
Brandon Moreno record
- Name: Brandon MorenoNationality: MexicanBorn: Dec. 7, 1993Height: 5-7Reach: 70 inchesTotal fights: 24Record: 18-5-1
UFC 256 fight cardMain card
- Deiveson Figueiredo (c) vs. Brandon Moreno for Figueiredo’s Flyweight titleTony Ferguson vs. Charles Oliveira; Lightweight Renato Moicano vs. Rafael Fiziev; Lightweight Kevin Holland vs. Ronaldo Souza; Middleweight Junior dos Santos vs. Ciryl Gane; Heavyweight
- Cub Swanson vs. Daniel Pineda; Featherweight Mackenzie Dern vs. Virna Jandiroba; Women’s Strawweight Gavin Tucker vs. Billy Quarantillo; Featherweight Sergey Spivak vs. Jared Vanderaa; Heavyweight Chase Hooper vs. Peter Barrett; Featherweight