UFC 250 is the UFC’s occasion publish COVID-19 and it takes place this Saturday, June 6.
UFC 250 does not have an excellent compelling important occasion like UFC 249 did. Amanda Nunes is no doubt the best feminine blended martial artist of all time, however few give her opponent, Felicia Spencer, an actual probability of dethroning the present two-weight UFC champ. Spencer is a BJJ specialist with one helluva chin (she went the gap with a marauding Cris Cyborg) however in Nunes she’s going through a cleaner, extra environment friendly striker. And Nunes is additionally a BJJ black belt who can greater than match Spencer ought to the combat go to the bottom. Paths to victory appear restricted to say the least.
Fortunately UFC 250 has a important card filled with various compelling fights, significantly within the UFC’s stacked bantamweight division. You have got the return of former champion (and infamous knockout artist) Cody Garbrandt going through off in opposition to perennial high 5 contender Raphael Assunção. You have got Aljamain Sterling (who arguably ought to be preventing for the title) taking over Cory Sandhagen in one other excessive stakes match-up.
We additionally get to see star-in-the-making Sean O’Malley tackle his first actual take a look at in veteran Eddie Wineland.
UFC 250, for positive, is a card for hardcore followers of MMA. This is the small print…
Tips on how to watch UFC 250
This 12 months the UFC entered a brand new partnership with ESPN. That is nice information for the UFC and the growth of the game of MMA, however unhealthy information for shopper selection. If you wish to watch UFC dwell within the US particularly.
Within the US, when you’re searching for how one can watch UFC 250, you may solely discover the combat evening on PPV by way of ESPN Plus. The fee construction is a bit complicated, however listed here are the choices to look at UFC on ESPN, based on ESPN’s website.
- Present yearly ESPN Plus subscribers can order the upcoming UFC combat for $65.
- Present month-to-month ESPN Plus subscribers will have the ability to both improve to an annual plan and purchase UFC PPV for $85 or buy the flexibility to look at UFC PPV for $65 by itself.
- New ESPN Plus subscribers can purchase a bundle of 1 UFC PPV occasion (streaming in HD) and an ESPN Plus annual recurring subscription for $85. The ESPN Plus annual ESPN subscription will autorenew after one 12 months, on the value of an ESPN Plus annual subscription on the time of autorenewal.
You are able to do the entire above on the hyperlink under.
MMA followers within the UK searching for how one can watch UFC 250, will discover it completely by way of BT Sport. There are extra choices to look at UFC dwell when you dwell in Australia. You possibly can watch UFC 250 by way of Predominant Occasion on Foxtel. You may also stream on-line on the UFC web site or watch UFC dwell on-line utilizing its app to stream in your pc or sensible TVs. You possibly can even order UFC utilizing your PlayStation 4 to look at the combat or stream utilizing the UFC app in your Xbox One.
- The primary card begins at June 6 ,10 p.m. ET (7 p.m. PT)
- The prelims begin at June 6, Eight p.m. ET (5 p.m. PT)
- The early prelims begin at June 6, 6:15 p.m. ET (3.15 p.m. PT)
- The primary card begins at June 7, Three a.m. BST
- The prelims begin at June 7, 1 a.m. BST
- The early prelims begin at June 6, 11:15 p.m. BST
- The primary card begins at June 7, 12 p.m. AEDT
- The prelims begin at June 7, 10 a.m. AEDT
- The early prelims begin at June 7, 8:15 a.m. AEDT
- Amanda Nunes (c) vs. Felicia Spencer
- Raphael Assunção vs. Cody Garbrandt
- Aljamain Sterling vs. Cory Sandhagen
- Neil Magny vs. Anthony Rocco Martin
- Eddie Wineland vs. Sean O’Malley
- Alex Caceres vs. Chase Hooper
- Ian Heinisch vs. Gerald Meerschaert
- Cody Stamann vs. Brian Kelleher
- Charles Byrd vs. Maki Pitolo
Early Prelims (On UFC Combat Go)
- Jussier Formiga vs. Alex Perez
- Alonzo Menifield vs. Devin Clark