Las Vegas: FightBook MMA has your full episode of “Countdown” for UFC 256: Figueiredo vs. Moreno.
In the main event, Deiveson Figueiredo (20-1) fighting out of Soure, Pará, Brazil is stepping into the Octagon looking to follow up on his recent first-round title defense less than a month later. He will be taking on Brandon Moreno (18-5-1) fighting out of Tijuana, Mexico as he intends on derailing Figueiredo on his title defense. He also returns to action on the same short-notice turnaround as the champion, after defeating Brandon Royval.
UFC 256: Figueiredo vs. Moreno will take place on Saturday, December 12, 2020, at UFC APEX in Las Vegas and will stream live on Pay-Per-View, exclusively on ESPN+ in the U.S. at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT in both English and Spanish. Preliminary fights will air nationally in English on ESPN2 and in Spanish on ESPN Deportes, as well as being simulcast in both languages on ESPN+ starting at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT. Early prelims will be available on UFC Fight Pass and ESPN+ (in English and Spanish) at 6 p.m. ET/3 p.m. PT. Fans will be able to purchase the PPV event online at ESPNPlus.com/PPV or on the ESPN App on mobile and connected-TV devices.
From the YouTube description: UFC 256 Countdown brings 2020 to a close with flyweight champ Deiveson Figueiredo battling Mexico’s Brandon Moreno after lightweights Tony Ferguson and Charles Oliveira go toe to toe. Plus, veteran Jacare Souza takes on up and comer Kevin Holland.
UFC 256: Figueiredo vs. Moreno Fight Card:
- Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno
- Tony Ferguson vs. Charles Oliveira
- Renato Moicano vs. Rafael Fiziev
- Kevin Holland vs. Ronaldo Souza
- Junior dos Santos vs. Ciryl Gane
PRELIMINARY CARD #2
- Cub Swanson vs. Daniel Pineda
- Mackenzie Dern vs. Virna Jandiroba
- Tecia Torres vs. Angela Hill
- Li Jingliang vs. Dwight Grant
PRELIMINARY CARD #1
- Gavin Tucker vs. Billy Quarantillo
- Sergey Spivak vs. Jared Vanderaa
- Karl Roberson vs. Dalcha Lungiambula
- Chase Hooper vs. Peter Barrett
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