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Here’s how to watch UFC 265: ‘Lewis vs. Gane’ TONIGHT live on ESPN+ PPV

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An interim UFC heavyweight champion will be crowned later tonight (Sat., Aug. 7, 2021) at UFC 265 live on ESPN+ PPV from inside Toyota Center in Houston, Tex., as Derrick Lewis tries to punch his way to a title in a main event clash with undefeated French contender Ciryl Gane.

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INTERIM HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP ON THE LINE! Watch UFC 265’s pay-per-view (PPV) main event between hometown hero and No. 2-ranked Derrick Lewis taking on undefeated striking sensation and No. 3-seeded Ciryl Gane inside Toyota Center in Houston, Texas, on Aug. 7, 2021. In the co-main event, former UFC Featherweight champion Jose Aldo will lock horns with No. 8-ranked Pedro Munhoz in a pivotal Bantamweight bout that’s all but guaranteed to deliver action.

Don’t miss a single second of EPIC face-punching action!

In addition to the heavyweight headliner, former UFC champion Jose Aldo will look to continue his quest for a bantamweight crown in a co-main event showdown with fellow Brazilian Pedro Munhoz. The main card will also feature a welterweight bout between streaking contenders Michael Chiesa and Vicente Luque, as well as a rematch between women’s strawweight veterans Tecia Torres and Angela Hill.

Take a look below at UFC 265’s complete fight card line up and start times:

Main Card (ESPN+ PPV)
10:00 p.m. ET / 7:00 p.m. PT

Derrick Lewis vs. Ciryl Gane
Jose Aldo vs. Pedro Munhoz
Michael Chiesa vs. Vicente Luque
Tecia Torres vs. Angela Hill
Song Yadong vs. Casey Kenney

‘Prelims’ Undercard (ESPN2/ESPN+)
8:00 p.m. ET / 5:00 p.m. PT

Bobby Green vs. Rafael Fiziev
Vince Morales vs. Drako Rodriguez
Ed Herman vs. Alonzo Menifield
Karolina Kowalkiewicz vs. Jessica Penne

Early ‘Prelims’ Undercard (ESPN2/ESPN+/Fight Pass)
6:00 p.m. ET / 3:00 p.m. PT

Manel Kape vs. Ode Osbourne
Miles Johns vs. Anderson dos Santos
Victoria Leonardo vs. Melissa Gatto
Johnny Munoz Jr. vs. Jamey Simmons


  • UFC 265: “Lewis vs. Gane” PPV main card can be viewed via the ESPN+ streaming app.
  • Subscriptions cost $5.99 per month. The UFC 265 PPV will cost $69.99 for current subscribers.
  • UFC 265: “Lewis vs. Gane” undercard “Prelims” can be viewed via ESPN+ as well.




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