ESPN is offering a bundle deal with UFC 261 and an annual ESPN+ subscription – here’s how to save 30% in time for Saturday’s PPV fight

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Kamaru Usman (left) defeated Jorge Masvidal (right) by decision during their last fight in February 2020.

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman will face Jorge Masvidal in a highly anticipated rematch in the main event of UFC 261. The matchup is just one of three title fights scheduled for the pay-per-view event on April 24.

The main card of UFC 261 is an ESPN+ exclusive and costs $70 in addition to an ESPN+ membership. ESPN+ normally costs $6 a month or $60 for an annual subscription, but new subscribers coming in for UFC 261 can get a 30% discount if they bundle the PPV event with one year of service.

With the deal, you’ll pay $89.98 for UFC 261 and a full year of ESPN+. Without the deal, that combination would normally cost $130.

The bundle also presents a good alternative for people who might be thinking of signing up for a monthly ESPN+ plan just to watch the PPV. If you sign up for one month of ESPN+ and buy UFC 261, it will cost you $76. The bundle deal gives you 11 more months of ESPN+ for only $14 more.

After a year, your ESPN+ subscription will renew at the normal $60 a year price unless you cancel it. Check out our full ESPN+ breakdown for more info about what’s included with the service.

If you’re looking for more details on Usman vs. Masvidal, our Insider combat sports correspondent Alan Dawson is always following the latest UFC news, rumors, and results.

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How to watch UFC 261: Welterweight champ Kamaru Usman faces Jorge Masvidal in a long-awaited rematch this Saturday

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Kamaru Usman (right) defeated Jorge Masvidal (left) by decision during their last match in February 2020.

  • UFC 261 features three title fights and will be held in front of a full crowd on April 24.
  • Prelims start at 8 p.m. ET, and the main event is scheduled for 10 p.m ET.
  • UFC 261’s main card event costs $70 and requires an ESPN+ subscription.

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A rematch between UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman and fourth-ranked welterweight contender Jorge Masvidal will headline the main event of UFC 261 in Jacksonville, Florida, on April 24.

UFC 261 will be held in front of a full crowd at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, with prelims starting at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN and ESPN+. The main card pay-per-view is scheduled for 10 p.m. ET, exclusively on ESPN+.

Usman defeated Masvidal by unanimous decision in July 2020 and successfully defended the belt against Gilbert Burns at UFC 258 in February. Masvidal has earned a reputation as one of UFC’s most exciting fighters and holds the record for the fastest knockout in UFC history.

Two women’s division champions will defend their titles on the UFC 261 main card as well. Women’s strawweight champion Zhang Weili will fight former champion Rose Namajunas, and women’s flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko will face Jessica Andrade.

The UFC 261 main card costs $70 and requires an ESPN+ subscription for $6 a month or $60 a year. ESPN is also offering a discounted bundle with UFC 261 and one year of ESPN+ for $89.98.

Here’s the fight card for UFC 261: Usman vs Masvidal

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Early Prelims – 5:45 p.m. ET, 2:45 p.m. PT on UFC Fight Pass

  • Liang Na versus Ariane Carnelossi [Women’s strawweight]
  • Aoriqileng versus Jeffrey Molina [Flyweight]
  • Kazula Vargas versus Rongzhu [Lightweight]
  • Danaa Batgerel versus Kevin Natividad [Bantamweight]

Prelims – 8 p.m. ET, 5 p.m. PT on ESPN+ and ESPN

  • Patrick Sabatini versus Tristan Connelly [Featherweight]
  • Karl Roberson versus Brendan Allen [Middleweight]
  • Dwight Grant versus Stefan Sekulic [Welterweight]
  • Alex Oliveira versus Randy Brown [Welterweight]

Main Card – 10 p.m. ET, 7 p.m. PT on ESPN+ for $70

  • Anthony Smith versus Jim Crute [Light Heavyweight]
  • Uriah Hall versus Chris Weidman [Middleweight]
  • Valentina Shevchenko versus J├ęssica Andrade [Women’s flyweight title fight]
  • Zhang Weili versus Rose Namajunas [Women’s strawweight title fight]
  • Kamaru Usman versus Jorge Masvidal [Welterweight title fight]

How to watch UFC 261

The main event of UFC 261 will be streamed live via ESPN+ at 10 p.m. ET on April 24. The event is separated into three portions: the early prelims, the prelims, and the main card.

The early prelims start at 5:45 p.m. ET and are only available to UFC Fight Pass subscribers. The prelims will begin at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN+ and the ESPN cable channel. The main card is scheduled for 10 p.m. ET and is an ESPN+ exclusive pay-per-view event.

This means that you have to subscribe to the ESPN+ streaming service before you’re able to buy the PPV. An ESPN+ membership costs $6 a month or $60 a year. The UFC 261 PPV event requires a one-time fee of $70 on top of your subscription.

You can access the ESPN+ app on all major mobile and streaming devices, including Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Android, Chromecast, PS4, Xbox One, Roku, Samsung Smart TVs, and more.

Ways to save on the UFC 261 pay-per-view price

If you plan on signing up for ESPN+ to watch UFC 261, you can take advantage of a special discounted package.

New subscribers can purchase a year-long ESPN+ membership with access to UFC 261 included for a total of $89.98. That’s over 30% off the regular combined price of an annual plan and a PPV match. Following your first year of service, ESPN+ will renew for the regular annual price of $60.

Bundle the next UFC PPV with an ESPN+ Annual Plan to save over 30%

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How to watch UFC Fight Night: Whittaker vs. Gastelum this Saturday on ESPN+

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Robert Whittaker punches Darren Till during their UFC Fight Night match in July 2020.

  • UFC Fight Night: Whittaker vs. Gastelum will be broadcast live on ESPN and ESPN+ on April 17.
  • Prelims start at 7 p.m. ET, while the main card is scheduled to begin at 10 p.m. ET.
  • Every UFC Fight Night is included with ESPN+, which costs $6 a month or $60 per year.

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This Saturday’s UFC Fight Night will feature top ranked middleweight Robert Whittaker against Kelvin Gastelum in the main event – prelims will start at 7 p.m. ET, with the main card scheduled to begin at 10 p.m. ET. The entire event will be broadcast live from the UFC Apex in Las Vegas on ESPN and ESPN+.

Whittaker was originally scheduled to fight Brazilian fighter Paulo Costa, but Costa fell ill with COVID-19 followed by a severe flu that led to him withdrawing from the match. The winner between Whittaker and Costa would have created a clear path to challenge UFC Middleweight Champion Israel Adesanya.

Whittaker lost the title to Adesanya in October 2019 but retained his spot at the top of the weight class with victories over Darren Till and Jared Cannonier. Gastelum has lost three of his lasts four fights, including matches against Adesanya and Till, but rebounded with a win over Ian Heinisch in February at UFC 258.

UFC Fight Night: Whittaker vs. Gastelum will be held without fans in attendance due to the coronavirus pandemic. UFC has consistently implemented safety precautions for fighters and staff during the pandemic, including advanced medical screenings, regular testing, temperature checks, and social distancing guidelines. UFC President Dana White announced that UFC 261 will be held with a full crowd in Jacksonville, Florida, on April 24.

Here’s the match schedule for UFC Fight Night: Whittaker vs. Gastelum

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Prelims – 7 p.m. ET, 4 p.m. PT on ESPN and ESPN+

  • Tony Gravely versus Anthony Birchak [Bantamweight]
  • Austin Hubbard versus Dakota Bush [Lightweight]
  • Bartosz Fabinski versus Gerald Meerschaert [Middleweight]
  • Jessica Penne versus Lupita Godinez [Women’s Strawweight]
  • Alexandr Romanov versus Juan Espino [Heavyweight]
  • Tracy Cortez versus Justine Kish [Women’s Flyweight]

Main card – 10 p.m. ET, 7 p.m. PT on ESPN and ESPN+

  • Luis Pena versus Alexander Munoz [Lightweight]
  • Abdul Razak Alhassan versus Jacob Malkoun [Middleweight]
  • Andrei Arlovski versus Chase Sherman [Heavyweight]
  • Jeremy Stephens versus Drakkar Klose [Lightweight]
  • Robert Whittaker versus Kelvin Gastelum [Middleweight]

How to watch UFC Fight Night matches

UFC Fight Night: Whittaker vs. Gastelum is separated into two parts: the prelims and the main card. The entire event will be broadcast live on ESPN and streamed o ESPN+ starting with the prelims at 7 p.m. ET.

If you’re already an ESPN cable subscriber, you can watch the entire event on TV or login to ESPN.com via your cable provider to watch. ESPN is also available through live TV streaming services, including Hulu + Live TV, AT&T TV, and Youtube TV.

ESPN+ subscribers can watch every UFC Fight Night event live and also gain access to a huge catalog of classic UFC matches and recent highlights. ESPN+ costs $6 a month or $60 for a full year, and it’s available as an app on most mobile and streaming devices. You can also bundle ESPN+ with Disney Plus and Hulu for $14 a month.

Here’s a full breakdown of additional features and details for ESPN+.

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How to watch UFC Fight Night: Vettori vs. Holland this Saturday on ESPN+

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Marvin Vettori and Kevin Holland face off at the weigh-in for their UFC Fight Night main event.

  • UFC Fight Night: Vettori vs. Holland will be broadcast live on ESPN+ and ABC on April 10.
  • The early prelims start at 11:30 a.m. ET, and the main card is scheduled to begin at 3 p.m. ET.
  • Every UFC Fight Night is included with ESPN+, which costs $6 a month or $60 per year.

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This Saturday’s UFC Fight Night will feature middleweight fighters Marvin Vettori and Kevin Holland in the main event, just three weeks after Holland’s loss at the last UFC Fight Night event.

Vettori was originally scheduled to fight Darren Till, who withdrew from the fight with a broken collarbone. Replacing Till gives Holland an opportunity for redemption after he suffered a decision loss to Derek Brunson in March. The 21-day gap between that loss and this weekend’s UFC Fight Night will tie a record for the shortest turnaround time between main event matches, according to ESPN.

The fight will be broadcast from the UFC Apex in Las Vegas on April 10, starting at 11:30 a.m. ET. All of UFC Fight Night will stream on ESPN+ as part of a subscription for $6 a month or $60 a year. You can also watch the prelims live on ESPN and the main event on ABC.

UFC Fight Night: Vettori vs. Holland will be held without fans in attendance due to the coronavirus pandemic. UFC has consistently implemented safety precautions for fighters and staff during the pandemic, including advanced medical screenings, regular testing, temperature checks, and social distancing guidelines. UFC President Dana White announced that UFC 261 will be held with a full crowd in Jacksonville, Florida, on April 24.

Here’s the match schedule for UFC Fight Night: Vettori vs. Holland

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Early prelims – 11:30 a.m. ET, 8:30 a.m. PT on ESPN+

  • Impa Kasanganay versus Sasha Palatnikov [Welterweight]

Prelims – 12 p.m. ET, 9 a.m. PT on ESPN and ESPN+

  • Jim Miller versus Joe Solecki [Lightweight]
  • Scott Holtzman versus Mateusz Gamrot [Lightweight]
  • John Makdessi versus Ignacio Bahamondes [Lightweight]
  • Da-un Jung versus William Knight [Light Heavyweight]
  • Luis Saldana versus Jordan Griffin [Featherweight]
  • Hunter Azure versus Jack Shore [Bantamweight]
  • Yorgan De Castro versus Jarjis Danho [Heavyweight]

Main card – 3 p.m. ET, 12 p.m. PT on ABC and ESPN+

  • Mike Perry versus Daniel Rodriguez [Welterweight]
  • Nina Nunes versus Mackenzie Dern [Women’s Strawweight]
  • Sam Alvey versus Julian Marquez [Middleweight]
  • Arnold Allen versus Sodiq Yusuff [Featherweight]
  • Marvin Vettori versus Kevin Holland [Middleweight]

How to watch UFC Fight Night matches

UFC Fight Night: Vettori vs. Holland is separated into three parts: the early prelims, prelims, and the main card. The entire event will be streamed live on ESPN+ starting with the early prelims at 11:30 a.m. ET. The prelims will then air at 12 p.m. ET on ESPN+ and ESPN, while the main card will be broadcast on ABC and ESPN+ starting at 3 p.m. ET.

ESPN+ subscribers can watch every UFC Fight Night event live and also gain access to a huge catalog of classic UFC matches and recent highlights. ESPN+ costs $6 a month or $60 for a full year, and it’s available as an app on most mobile and streaming devices. You can also bundle ESPN+ with Disney Plus and Hulu for $14 a month.

Here’s a full breakdown of additional features and details for ESPN+.

Portions of some UFC Fight Night events, like Vettori vs. Holland, are also broadcast on cable networks like ABC and ESPN. These channels are available through several live TV streaming services, including Hulu + Live TV, AT&T TV, and Youtube TV. If you have cable, you can stream ABC live online too.

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How to watch the Masters tournament when the golf competition begins on April 8

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  • The Masters is one of professional golf’s four major tournaments.
  • You can watch all the action for free starting April 8 at Masters.com or via the Masters mobile app.
  • Select coverage will also be available on ESPN, CBS, ESPN+, and Paramount Plus.

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The Masters is one of the most cherished tournaments in sports, and its iconic green jacket is the object of desire for golfers around the world.

The tournament, the first of the PGA’s four majors, is scheduled to begin on April 8 and will run through April 11. Unlike last year’s competition, this year’s event will allow in-person fans to watch their favorite golfers in action. For the first time since 2019, the tournament will take place at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia.

Although 2019 winner Tiger Woods will be absent from this year’s edition, 2020 champion Dustin Johnson hopes to defend his title. Other top golfers, including Jon Rahm, Justin Thomas, and Jordan Spieth, hope to grab the green jacket in 2021.

How to watch the Masters 2021

The Masters will begin on April 8 and the tournament will conclude on April 11. Coverage will be spread across a few different broadcast stations and online sources, including ESPN, CBS, CBS Sports, Masters.com, the Masters app, ESPN+, and Paramount Plus.

You can stream the Masters Tournament for free through the Masters website and mobile app

The most comprehensive way to stream the Masters is through the Masters.com website or the Masters mobile app. Both the website and the app are free and don’t require an account or TV provider.

Through the app and website, you’ll be able to watch four rounds of streams from select groups and select holes, such as Augusta National Golf Course’s Amen Corner.

Aside from select streams, you can also choose certain players to add to a “My Group” list. Once you choose players to watch, you can start streaming all their shots live from the tournament. This is the only way you can catch golfers with the earliest tee times each round.

The only downside to using the website or app is that playback will be limited to a mobile device or web browser. If you want easy access to the Masters on your TV, you can catch select coverage on ESPN and CBS, as well as streaming services like ESPN+ and Paramount Plus.

The Masters: ESPN and CBS schedule

ESPN will broadcast select coverage from the first and second rounds of the Masters. CBS will offer select coverage from the third and fourth rounds of the tournament.

Round

Coverage starts

Channel

Round 1

3 p.m. ET on April 8

ESPN

Round 2 3 p.m. ET on April 9 ESPN
Round 3

3 p.m. ET on April 10

CBS

Round 4 2 p.m. ET on April 11 CBS

The cheapest way to watch ESPN’s first and second round broadcasts without cable is via Sling TV.

Sling’s Orange plan costs $35 a month and includes the ESPN channel, along with several other popular networks like TNT, AMC, and CNN. You can find a full breakdown of Sling’s channel offerings here.

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Outside of the ESPN cable network’s broadcast, you can also get access to select groups and holes from the tournament through ESPN+.

The platform costs $6 a month or $60 a year. ESPN+ can also be bundled with Disney Plus and Hulu for $14 a month. It’s important to remember, however, that ESPN+ does not include access to the live ESPN channel.

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If you want to watch the third and fourth round broadcasts on CBS without cable, your cheapest streaming option is Paramount Plus. Paramount Plus costs $6 a month for ad-supported streaming, or $10 a month for ad-free streaming. Commercial-free playback is only available when watching on-demand content.

Like ESPN+, Paramount Plus will also offer streams of select groups and holes that won’t be part of the TV broadcast. You can find our full Paramount Plus review here.

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Biden backs moving MLB All-Star game out of Georgia over new voting law, which he called ‘Jim Crow on steroids’

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Then-Vice President Joe Biden looks on during Game Three of the 2009 MLB World Series at Citizens Bank Park on October 31, 2009 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (

  • President Joe Biden endorses moving the MLB All-Star game out of Georgia.
  • Biden cited the state’s new voting law, which he told ESPN is “Jim Crow on steroids.”
  • The law includes a provision banning volunteers from delivering food or drinks to voters in line.
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President Joe Biden on Wednesday said he would “strongly support” moving the MLB All-Star game out of Georgia, citing the state’s controversial new voting law that includes a provision banning volunteers from delivering food or drinks to voters in line.

“I think today’s professional athletes are acting incredibly responsibly,” Biden said to ESPN’s Sage Steele during an interview. “I would strongly support them doing that. People look to them. They’re leaders.”

The All-Star Game is set to occur on July 13 at the Atlanta Braves’ Truist Park.

Biden was critical of the divisive Georgia voting law, which was signed by Republican Gov. Brian Kemp in late March, during the interview with ESPN.

“Look at what’s happened across the board. The very people who are victimized the most are the people who are the leaders in these various sports, and it’s just not right,” Biden said. “This is Jim Crow on steroids, what they’re doing in Georgia and 40 other states.”

The Election Integrity Act of 2021, the first major election-related legislation passed in Georgia since the 2020 election, has faced a wave of criticism from Democrats, civil rights groups, and activists. Major companies based in Georgia, like Coca-Cola and Delta Airlines, have also spoken out against the law.

MLB players would like to discuss moving the event out of Georgia in the wake of the recent laws, but no conversations with the league have occurred yet, according to MLB Players Association Executive Director Tony Clark.

“Players are very much aware,” Clark told The Boston Globe via ESPN. “As it relates to the All-Star Game, we have not had a conversation with the league on that issue. If there is an opportunity to, we would look forward to having that conversation.”

Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts, who is set to manage the National League All-Star team, told reporters he might not participate in the event if it is played in Georgia.

“I will certainly consider it,” Roberts said. “I don’t know enough about it right now. But when you’re restricting – trying to restrict – American votes, American citizens, that’s alarming to me to hear it. As we get to that point and we know more, I will make a better decision. But I do think that if it gets to that point, it will certainly be a decision I have to make personally.”

The new law expands early voting, but also requires voters to present identification to vote absentee, places limitations on the use of ballot drop boxes, and condenses the period of time between general elections and runoffs, among other provisions that critics say are restrictive.

Kemp has pushed back against the president’s criticism of the law, stating there is “nothing ‘Jim Crow'” about it.

“It is obvious that neither President Biden nor his handlers have actually read SB 202,” Kemp said. “As Governor, I won’t back down from keep Georgia elections secure, accessible, and fair.”

Grace Panetta contributed reporting.

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How to watch UFC 260: Heavyweight champ Stipe Miocic faces powerful finisher Francis Ngannou tonight on ESPN+

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Heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic (black trunks) defeated challenger Francis Ngannou (yellow trunks) by decision in their 2018 meeting.

  • UFC 260 features a heavyweight title fight between champion Stipe Miocic and Francis Ngannou.
  • UFC 260’s main card event costs $70 and requires an ESPN+ subscription.
  • The main card is scheduled to begin tonight at 10 p.m. ET.

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UFC 260 will feature heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic in a rematch against explosive finisher Francis Ngannou. The event will stream live tonight from the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, with the main card pay-per-view scheduled for 10 p.m. ET on ESPN+. The main card is priced at $70 and requires an ESPN+ subscription. An ESPN+ membership starts at $6 a month.

Miocic defeated Ngannou by unanimous decision in their 2018 meeting, setting a UFC record with his third consecutive title defense. Miocic then lost the belt to Daniel Cormier for a short time but defeated Cormier in two subsequent fights to reestablish himself as the heavyweight champ.

However, Ngannou enters UFC 260 as the betting favorite after putting together an impressive win streak with four first round knockouts. Ngannou has a career record of 15-3 with all of his wins coming by knockout or submission.

UFC 260 will be held without fans in attendance, but UFC 261 will be held in Jacksonville, Florida, with a full crowd on April 24.

Here’s the fight card for UFC 260: Miocic vs. Ngannou

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UFC 260 Early Prelims: 7:30 p.m. ET, 4:30 p.m. PT on UFC Fight Pass

  • Marc-Andre Barriault versus Abu Azaitar [Middleweight]

UFC 260 Prelims: 8 p.m. ET, 5 p.m. PT on ESPN+ and ESPN

  • Shane Young versus Omar Morales [Featherweight]
  • Modestas Bukauskas versus Michal Oleksiejczuk [Light Heavyweight]
  • Jared Gooden versus Abubakar Nurmagomedov [Welterweight]
  • Alonzo Menifield versus Fabio Cherant [Light Heavyweight]

UFC 260 Main Card: 10 p.m. ET, 7 p.m. PT on ESPN+ for $70

  • Jamie Mullarkey versus Khama Worthy [Lightweight]
  • Gillian Robertson versus Miranda Maverick [Women’s Flyweight]
  • Sean O’Malley versus Thomas Almeida [Bantamweight]
  • Tyron Woodley versus Vicente Luque [Welterweight]
  • Stipe Miocic versus Francis Ngannou [Heavyweight Title Fight]

How to watch UFC 260

The main event of UFC 260 will be streamed live through ESPN+ tonight at 10 p.m. ET. The event is separated into three portions: the early prelims, the prelims, and the main card.

The early prelims start at 7:30 p.m. ET and are only available to UFC Fight Pass subscribers. The prelims will begin at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN+ and the ESPN cable channel. The main card is scheduled for 10 p.m. ET and is an ESPN+ exclusive pay-per-view event.

This means that you have to subscribe to the ESPN+ streaming service before you’re able to purchase the main card PPV. An ESPN+ membership costs $6 a month or $60 a year. The UFC 260 PPV event requires a one-time fee of $70 on top of your ESPN+ subscription.

You can access the ESPN+ app on all major mobile and streaming devices, including Amazon Fire, Apple, Android, Chromecast, PS4, Xbox One, Roku, Samsung Smart TVs, and more.

Ways to save on the UFC 260 pay-per-view price

If you plan on signing up for ESPN+ to watch UFC 260, you can take advantage of a special discounted package.

New subscribers can purchase a year-long ESPN+ membership with access to UFC 260 included for a total of $89.98. That’s over 30% off the regular combined price of an annual plan and a PPV match. Following your first year of service, ESPN+ will then renew for the regular annual price of $60.

Bundle the next UFC PPV with an ESPN+ Annual Plan to save over 30%

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UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic and Francis Ngannou face off at the weigh-in before their March 27 fight.

UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic will face Francis Ngannou in a highly anticipated rematch at UFC 260 on March 27. The main card of UFC 260 is a $70 pay-per-view event and will be exclusive to members of the ESPN+ streaming service.

ESPN+ normally costs $6 a month or $60 for an annual subscription, but new subscribers coming in for UFC 260 can get a 30% discount if they bundle the PPV event with one year of the service. With the deal, you’ll pay $89.98 for UFC 260 and a full year of ESPN+. Without the deal, that combination would normally cost $129.98.

The bundle deal also presents a good alternative for people who might be thinking of signing up for a monthly ESPN+ plan just to watch the PPV. If you sign up for one month of ESPN+ and buy UFC 260, it will cost you $76. The bundle deal gives you 11 more months of ESPN+ for only $14 more.

After a year, your ESPN+ subscription will renew at the normal $60 a year price unless you cancel or alter it. Check out our full ESPN+ breakdown for more info about what’s included with the service.

If you’re looking for more details on Miocic vs. Ngannou, we’ve also got a full rundown of how to watch UFC 60, and Insider combat sports correspondent Alan Dawson is always following the latest news, rumors, and results coming out from UFC.

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How to get the Disney Plus bundle with ESPN+ and the different versions of Hulu

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How to combine Disney Plus, ESPN+ and ad-free Hulu

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At just $8 a month, Disney Plus is one of the most affordable streaming services you can sign up for. The platform features a large collection of movies and shows from Disney’s various brands and franchises, including Disney, Pixar, Star Wars, Marvel, and National Geographic.

As extensive as the Disney Plus library is, however, the platform does have some weak spots. Most notably, Disney Plus doesn’t offer sports or any currently airing seasons of network shows. The service’s family-friendly library also lacks any R-rated content. Thankfully, Disney Plus offers a discounted bundle with ESPN+ and Hulu to give subscribers those options.

The bundle costs $14 a month, which is about $6 less per month than you’d pay if you subscribed to all three services separately. Though the deal includes the version of Hulu with ads by default, you can pay more to get the bundle with ad-free Hulu or Hulu + Live TV.

How much does the Disney Plus, ESPN+, and Hulu bundle cost?

The bundle with Disney Plus, ESPN+, and Hulu is available in a variety of packages, with prices starting at $14 a month. Here’s a full breakdown of bundle options:

Bundle plan Price
Disney Plus, Hulu Basic, and ESPN+ bundle: $14 a month
Disney Plus, Hulu (ad-free), and ESPN+ bundle: $20 a month
Disney Plus, Hulu Basic + Live TV, and ESPN+ bundle: $73 a month
Disney Plus, Hulu (ad-free) + Live TV, and ESPN+ bundle: $79 a month

How to sign up for the Disney Plus, ESPN+, and Hulu bundle

If you live in the US, signing up for the Disney Plus bundle with Hulu Basic and ESPN+ is as simple as visiting the Disney Plus website and selecting the bundle option. The base package costs $14 a month. If you’re a current subscriber to one of the services, you can upgrade to the discounted bundle here.

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After entering in your email address and payment information you’ll be able to activate your account on each service. You can use the same account information across each platform, but you will need to access each service’s app separately.

This default bundle only includes the ad-supported version of Hulu, but you can get the ad-free or live TV plans if you sign up directly through Hulu. We’ve broken down the process below to make things easy.

How to combine Disney Plus, ESPN+, and ad-free Hulu or Hulu + Live TV

  1. If you’re a new subscriber to these services, visit the Hulu bundle page here to sign up.
  2. You can then select which version of Hulu you’d like with the bundle: Hulu with ads ($14/month), Hulu without ads ($20/month), or Hulu + Live TV ($73/month).
  3. Enter in the required account information and payment details to continue.
  4. Once you finish the sign up process, you’ll be able to access Hulu, Disney Plus, and ESPN+ through their respective apps.
  5. If you’d like to switch Hulu plans or cancel at a later date, you can adjust your subscription through the “Manage Your Account” section of the Hulu website.

Can I upgrade to ad-free Hulu or Hulu + Live TV if I already have the bundle?

If you subscribed to the bundle through Hulu, you can easily upgrade your Hulu plan through the “Manage Your Account” section of the Hulu website.

However, if you originally subscribed to the bundle through Disney, you’ll need to cancel your existing bundle subscription first if you want to upgrade your Hulu plan. After you cancel your bundle subscription, you can sign up for a bundle with Hulu Premium or Hulu + Live TV here.

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How to watch UFC Fight Night: Brunson vs. Holland this Saturday on ESPN+

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Kevin Holland tied a UFC record with five victories during the 2020 calendar year.

  • UFC Fight Night: Brunson vs. Holland will be broadcast live on ESPN+ and ESPN on March 20.
  • The prelims start at 7:30 p.m. ET, and the main card is scheduled to begin at 10 p.m. ET.
  • Every UFC Fight Night is included with ESPN+, which costs $6 a month or $60 per year.

This Saturday’s UFC Fight Night event will feature Kevin Holland, one of UFC’s hottest rising stars, against Derek Brunson, a longtime veteran of the middleweight division.

Holland tied a UFC record for most wins in a calendar year with five victories in 2020, including four knockout finishes. While Holland is ranked at 10th in the middleweight division, a win in the UFC Fight Night main event could vault him into title contention. The same goes for Brunson, who has posted three consecutive victories since losing to eventual middleweight champion Israel Adesanya in 2018.

The fight will be broadcast from the UFC Apex in Las Vegas on March 20, starting at 7:30 p.m. ET. All of UFC Fight Night will stream on ESPN+ as part of a subscription for $6 a month or $60 a year. You can also watch the prelims live on ESPN2 and the main event on ESPN.

UFC Fight Night: Brunson vs. Holland will be held without fans in attendance due to the coronavirus pandemic. UFC has consistently implemented safety precautions for fighters and staff during the pandemic, including advanced medical screenings, regular testing, temperature checks, and social distancing guidelines. UFC President Dana White recently announced that UFC 261 will be held with a full crowd in Jacksonville Florida on April 24.

Here’s the match schedule for UFC Fight Night: Brunson vs. Holland

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Prelims – 7:30 p.m. ET, 4:30 p.m. PT on ESPN2 and ESPN+

  • Bruno Silva versus JP Buys [Flyweight]
  • Montel Jackson versus Jesse Strader [Bantamweight]
  • Trevin Giles versus Roman Dolidze [Middleweight]
  • Leonardo Santos versus Grant Dawson [Lightweight]
  • Marion Reneau versus Macy Chiasson [Women’s Bantamweight]

Main Card – 10 p.m. ET, 7 p.m. PT on ESPN and ESPN+

  • Tai Tuivasa versus Harry Hensucker [Heavyweight]
  • Song Kenan versus Max Griffin [Welterweight]
  • Adrian Yanez versus Gustavo Lopez [Bantamweight]
  • Cheyanne Buys versus Montserrat Ruiz [Women’s Strawweight]
  • Gregor Gillespie versus Brad Riddell [Lightweight]
  • Derek Brunson versus Kevin Holland [Middleweight]

How to watch UFC Fight Night matches

UFC Fight Night: Brunson vs. Holland is separated into two parts: the prelims and the main card. The entire event will be streamed live on ESPN+ starting with the prelims at 7:30 p.m. ET. The prelims will also air on ESPN2, while the main card will be broadcast on ESPN and ESPN+ starting at 10 p.m. ET.

ESPN+ subscribers can watch every UFC Fight Night event live and also gain access to a huge catalog of classic UFC matches and recent highlights. ESPN+ costs $6 per month or $60 for a full year, and it’s available as an app on most mobile and streaming devices. You can also bundle ESPN+ with Disney Plus and Hulu for $13 a month.

Here’s a full breakdown of additional features and details for ESPN+.

Leading up to major PPV events, ESPN+ typically offers a special deal that bundles one UFC PPV fight and an annual ESPN+ subscription for a total of $89.98. This bundle deal gives you an overall discount of over 30% if you plan on following the UFC closely for the rest of the year.

This match and select UFC Fight Night events are also broadcast on ESPN’s cable networks. ESPN channels are available through several live TV streaming services, including Hulu + Live TV, Sling TV, AT&T TV, and Youtube TV.

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