How to Watch UFC 259: Blachowicz vs. Adesanya – Live Stream, Start Time, Fight Card, Betting Odds

By Gabriela Vatu / March 6, 2021

UFC 259 is up this weekend, and we can't wait to see who takes home the win as Blachowicz faces Adesanya in the ring. Let's see how we can enjoy watching UFC 259.

This upcoming MMA fight is headlined b y the Light Heavyweight Championship bout between Jan Blachowicz, the current champion, and Israel Adesanya. Adesanya is currently the UFC Middleweight Champion, and if he manages to win this round, he'll be the fifth fighter to hold a championship title in two divisions at the same time.

When and Where to Watch UFC 259: Blachowicz vs. Adesanya?

UFC 259 will take place this weekend, and we’re eager to see how the fight will go between the two. There are, of course, other fighters scheduled for the day, both for the main event, as well as the prelims and early prelims.

How to Watch UFC 259: Blachowicz vs. Adesanya?

If you’re going to watch UFC 259 online, you don't need to worry too much about it since it's super easy to do. For the main part, you'll need a subscription with ESPN+, so you can watch the event and purchase access to the PPV event.

You can buy UFC 259 and ESPN+ for a year for $89.98. Existing ESPN+ subscribers have to pay $69.99 for access to UFC 259. This is a great deal, especially if you consider that you'd otherwise have to pay $59.99 for a year of ESPN+.

The ESPN+ subscription comes with a ton of content for subscribers, including non-PPV UFC events, as well as exclusive access to PPV bouts like this one. Also, there are articles and other content you'll get to enjoy. Access to the ESPN+ content is made via the regular ESPN app that everyone has, but as soon as you log into your account, you'll open up all the exclusive content. You can download the app for iOS and Android smartphones and tablets, Apple TV, Android TV, Fire TV, Chromecast, and so on.

As you may have noticed in the schedule above, the prelims are also available via the regular ESPN channel, so let's see what other ways there are to watch that one online too.

fuboTV is a cool service, especially since it has a ton of dedicated sports networks. ESPN is part of the main bundle available here, and you can get it regardless of which plan you go for. The pre-made plans come with extra channel packs and premium networks at discount prices, so you may want to start with one of those. It's also possible to customize your subscription further if you want to. Start your free trial on fuboTV now!

Hulu is another great service that features ESPN. There's only one bundle here, but you can add a couple of extra channel packs and premium networks. The coolest thing is that when you sign up for the Live TV service, they also give you access to the On-Demand library, which is pretty awesome. Start your free trial on Hulu now!

Sling TV also features ESPN in two of its bundles, namely Orange and Orange + Blue. When you make your choice, you have to keep in mind that Orange subscribers get a single stream, while Orange + Blue subscribers get four of them, which is definitely something to consider, especially if you watch with your family. There are also a large number of extra channel packs and premium networks you can add. Start your subscription with Sling TV now!

How to Watch UFC 259: Blachowicz vs. Adesanya on Android?

Those who own an Android device (whether smartphones or tablets) can download the ESPN app from the Play Store. Once the app is installed, you need to log in with your ESPN+ account, buy the PPV event if you haven't already, and tune in on March 6th.

How to Watch UFC 259: Blachowicz vs. Adesanya on iOS?

Suppose you want to watch Blachowicz and Adesanya's fight on the iOS devices; you have to install the ESPN app from the app store. Then, you have to log into your ESPN+ account and return on March 6th. Make sure you check the schedule for the event ahead of time.

How to Watch UFC 259 Blachowicz vs. Adesanya on Roku?

Roku owners can watch UFC 259 on the device fairly easily. The ESPN app can be downloaded from the store, and then you have to log into ESPN+.

How to Watch UFC 259: Blachowicz vs. Adesanya on Fire TV Stick?

If you want to watch the UFC event via FireTV or a Firestick, you have to make sure the device is plugged in and get the ESPN app. Once the installation process is complete, launch the tool and activate your account. On March 6th, tune back in and watch the event.

What Are the Betting Odds for Blachowicz vs. Adesanya?

The betting odds for the UFC 259 favor Israel Adesanya, as everyone expects he'll become the next double champion. Adesanya's odds are -235, according to online sportsbook Bovada, while Blachowicz stands at +185.

If you are unfamiliar with betting odds, you should know that if Adesanya wins and you’ve bet $235, you’ll make $100. But, if you bet $100 on Blachowicz and he wins, you’ll get $185.

Blachowicz vs. Adesanya – Light Heavyweight Title Bout

Jan Blachowicz Bio & Record

Israel Adesanya Bio & Record

UFC 259 Fight Card

Main Card
Category Fighters
Light Heavyweight Jan Blachowicz Israel Adesanya
Women's Featherweight Amanda Nunes Megan Anderson
Bantamweight Petr Yan Aljamain Sterling
Lightweight Islam Makhachev Drew Dober
Light Heavyweight Thiago Santos Aleksandar Rakic
Category Fighters
Bantamweight Dominick Cruz Casey Kenney
Bantamweight Song Yadong Kyler Phillips
Flyweight Joseph Benavidez Askar Askarov
Flyweight Rogerio Bontorin Kai Kara-France
Early Prelims
Category Fighters
Flyweight Tim Elliott Jordan Espinosa
Light Heavyweight Kennedy Nzechukwu Carlos Ulberg
Welterweight Sean Brady Jake Matthews
Women's Strawweight Livinha Souza Amanda Lemos
Lightweight Uros Medic Aalon Cruz
Bantamweight Mario Bautista Trevin Jones

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