The highly anticipated heavyweight rematch between Stipe Miocic and Francis Ngannou 2 is set in the main event at UFC 260 on March 27, 2021, at the UFC Apex, Las Vegas. Here Miocic will defend his heavyweight championship against title contenders Francis Ngannou.
|Event||UFC 260: Miocic vs Ngannou 2|
|Date||March 27, 2021|
|Time||10 p.m. ET|
The UFC 260 entire event takes place tonight televising live on ESPN+ from UFC Apex, with Stipe Miocic taking on Francis Ngannou for the Heavyweight title belt, while Alexander Volkanovski and Brian Ortega face off for the Men’s Featherweight Championship in the co-main event.
In the first meeting, Miocic defended the UFC Heavyweight Championship via unanimous decision at UFC 220 on January 20, 2018. Here’s everything you need to know about time, date UFC 260: Miocic vs Ngannou 2.
When is UFC 260: Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou 2?
Date: Saturday, March 27
Prelims: 8 p.m. ET
Main card: 10 p.m. ET
UFC 260: Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou 2 takes place Saturday night, March 27. Preliminary gets underway at 8 p.m. ET, followed by the UFC 260 main card at 10 p.m. ET.
UFC 260 start time
Early prelims: 6:30 p.m. ET | 3 a.m. GMT
Preliminary card: 8 p.m. ET | 1 a.m. GMT
Main card: 10 p.m. ET | 11:30 p.m. GMT
Where will UFC 260 be streamed live online?
ESPN+ will provide live streaming online in the United States.
How to watch
Event: UFC 260: Miocic vs Ngannou 2
Time: The main card start time 10 p.m. ET
Date: March 27, 2021
Where: UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada
Live stream: ESPN+, BT Sport Box Office
The Miocic vs Ngannou 2 fight can be viewed on pay-per-view in the United States starting at 10 p.m. ET and 3 a.m. BST on BT Sport Box Office.
Stipe Miocic record and bio
Age: 38 (August 19, 1982) Euclid, Ohio
Height: 6 ft 4 in (193 cm)
Weight: 233 lb (106 kg)
Reach: 80 in (203 cm)
Francis Ngannou record and bio
Age: 23 (5 September 1986)
Other names: The Predator
Residence: Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.
Nationality: Cameroonian, French
Height: 6 ft 4 in (193 cm)
Weight: 259 lb (117 kg)
Reach: 83 in (211 cm)
Miocic is a -275 favorite (risk $275 to win $100), while Ngannou is a +240 underdog in the latest Miocic vs Ngannou 2 odds from bet365 sportsbook. But as the fight comes closer, Ngannou has closed the gap and as of March 9, sites as a +145 to Miocic remaining the favorite at -175.
In the co-main event, current champion Alexander Volkanovski -380 takes on Brian Ortega +280 for UFC Featherweight Championship.
Main card at 10 p.m. ET on ESPN+ / BT Sport Box Office
Heavyweight: Stipe Miocic (c) vs Francis Ngannou
Featherweight: Alexander Volkanovski (c) vs Brian Ortega
Welterweight: Tyron Woodley vs Vicente Luque
Bantamweight: Sean O’Malley vs Thomas Almeida
Preliminary card at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN+ / BT Sport Box Office
Lightweight: Khama Worthy vs Jamie Mullarkey
Light Heavyweight: Alonzo Menifield vs William Knight
Early preliminary at 6:30 p.m. ET on ESPN+ / UFC Fight Pass
Women’s Flyweight: Gillian Robertson vs Miranda Maverick
Featherweight: Shane Young vs Omar Morales
Middleweight: Marc-Andre Barriault vs Abu Azaitar