We are just one week away from the highly-anticipated UFC 246 pay-per-view (PPV) event, which will feature the return of Conor McGregor to face Donald Cerrone in a Welterweight main event on January 18, 2020.
Indeed, Conor hasn’t competed in over 15 months, so it should come to no one’s surprise that the event sold out in a matter of minutes. But aside from the Conor vs “Cowboy” fight, the card features several intriguing matchups for your viewing pleasure.
In the co-main event, former women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm will face Raquel Pennington. The two fought way back at UFC 184, with Holm taking a controversial split-decision.
Plus, Anthony Pettis will drop back down to lightweight to face Diego Ferreira.
Take a look at the entire fight card, as well as start time ,viewing options and much, much more to get you prepared for the first PPV event of 2020 and McGregor’s comeback.
UFC 246 ESPN+ PPV Main Event:
170 lbs.: Conor McGregor vs. Donald Cerrone
UFC 246 Main Card On ESPN+ PPV (10 p.m. ET):
135 lbs.: Holly Holm vs. Raquel Pennington
265 lbs.: Maurice Greene vs. Aleksei Oleinik
115 lbs.: Claudia Gadelha vs. Alexa Grasso
155 lbs.: Diego Ferreira vs. Anthony Pettis
UFC 246 Prelims Card On ESPN (8 p.m. ET):
145 lbs.: Maycee Barber vs. Roxanne Modafferi
145 lbs.: Andre Fili vs. Sodiq Yusuff
155 lbs.: Drew Dober vs. Nasrat Haqparast
145 lbs.: Grant Dawson vs. Chas Skelly
UFC 246 Early Prelims Card On ESPN+ (6 p.m. ET):
205 lbs.: Aleksa Camur vs. Justin Ledet
125 lbs.: Askar Askarov vs. Tim Elliott
135 lbs.: Brian Kelleher vs. Ode Osbourne
125 lbs.: J.J. Aldrich vs. Sabina Mazo
To break it down, the early preliminary card will be available only though ESPN+, which means you have to subscribe and pay the $4.99 monthly fee to enjoy. The rest of the prelims will be available on big ESPN, not ESPN+.
As for the main card, well that is only available on ESPN+ pay-per-view. And if you remember, the price for this event has gone up an extra $5, so it now will cost $64.99 instead of $59.99.
The event will obviously take place inside T-Mobile arena, home to UFC’s event in Las Vegas, Nevada. For those who are in town but can’t get a ticket, there are several place in Las Vegas that offer a cover charge to closed circuit viewing.
Click here for those options.
Here are a few promo videos released by UFC to get you even more pumped:
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