The UFC’s first event of 2020 takes place tonight at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Conor McGregor returns to face Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone in the main event of UFC 246.
UFC 246 is a pay-per-view event that is exclusive to the ESPN+ digital streaming service. UFC events can no longer be ordered via traditional cable or satellite providers and can now only be ordered on ESPN+.
How to watch UFC 246 live stream
The only way to watch the UFC 246: McGregor vs. Cowboy live stream is by ordering the PPV on ESPN+. You can order and watch UFC 246 by following these steps:
- Visit the ESPN website
- Click Buy Now
- Create an account or sign into your existing account
- Follow the on-screen instructions to complete your order
Access to the PPV live stream costs $64.99 and an ESPN+ subscription is required. UFC fans can save money on their ESPN+ subscription by purchasing the UFC 246 and ESPN+ Bundle that includes the PPV event and an annual ESPN+ pass ($49.99) for $84.99.
After ordering UFC 246, fans can stream the fights via the web or the ESPN App to connected devices including desktop computer, laptop, mobile devices, Roku, Chromecast, Amazon FireTV, Apple tvOS, XBOX One, Playstation 4, Samsung connected TVs.
An ESPN+ subscription allows fans to watch every UFC Fight Night event and also order any upcoming UFC PPV event. Following UFC 246 tonight, the next PPV event features Jon Jones as he looks to defend his light heavyweight title against Dominick Reyes on February 8.
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UFC 246 fight card and start time
Saturday, January 18 – Las Vegas
Main Card (10 pm ET on ESPN+ PPV)
- Conor McGregor vs. Donald Cerrone
- Holly Holm vs. Raquel Pennington
- Aleksei Oleinik vs. Maurice Greene
- Brian Kelleher vs. Ode Osbourne
- Anthony Pettis vs. Carlos Diego Ferreira
Preliminary Card (8 pm ET on ESPN)
- Roxanne Modafferi vs. Maycee Barber
- Andre Fili vs. Sodiq Yusuff
- Tim Elliott vs. Askar Askarov
- Drew Dober vs. Nasrat Haqparast
Early Preliminary Card (7 pm ET on ESPN+)
- Aleksa Camur vs. Justin Ledet
- Sabina Mazo vs. JJ Aldrich
Jake Nichols is The Body Lock's Editor in Chief. Previously, he was the MMA Editor at RealSport.