Only one man can call themselves the undisputed UFC heavyweight champion. Inside the Honda Center in Anaheim, California, Francis Ngannou and Ciryl Gane will finally meet to prove who is the top dog in the heavyweight division at UFC 270.
The card will also feature the trilogy fight between UFC flyweight champion Brandon Moreno and former champion Deiveson Figueiredo.
Ngannou returns to action after beating Stipe Miocic to become the UFC heavyweight champion. In the middle of a battle with UFC management, Ngannou’s fight contract is almost coming to an end. If he were to win, there is a chance he can leave the company as champion.
Gane has come out of nowhere to become one of the most versatile fighters in MMA today. Winning three in a row in 2021, Gane has used his skillset to halt the momentum of dangerous brawlers. The interim champion is looking to start 2022 by becoming undisputed champion.
The co-main event will see Brandon Moreno defend the UFC flyweight title against Deiveson Figueiredo in a trilogy fight. The two fought to a draw at UFC 256 in December 2020 following multiple groin strikes by Figueiredo. Moreno would win the second fight at UFC 263 in June via submission.
Below is a full rundown of the schedule for UFC 270, with details on the fight matchups, start times, odds and more for the undisputed heavyweight title fight between Ngannou and Gane.
When is UFC 270: Ngannou vs. Gane?
- Date: Saturday, January 22
- Start time: 6:15 p.m. ET / 3:15 p.m. PT
- Main card (PPV): 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT
- Main event: 12 a.m. ET / 9:00 p.m. PT (approximate)
UFC 270: Francis Ngannou v. Ciryl Gane takes place on January 22 with the prelims kicking the event off at 6:15 p.m. ET, before the pay-per-view main card begins at 10 p.m. ET. Ngannou and Gane should enter the Octagon around 12 a.m. ET, depending on the length of the undercard bouts.
How to watch UFC 270: Ngannou v. Gane
- TV channels: ESPN, ESPN Deportes
- Live stream: ESPN+
The main card for UFC 270 is available in the U.S. on the ESPN+ subscription streaming service for a pay-per-view cost. That portion of the event begins at 10 p.m.
Earlier fights, however, are viewable live on ESPN, the WatchESPN app and, for the early prelims, on UFC Fight Pass.
In Canada, the main card pay-per-view is available on Bell, Rogers, Shaw, SaskTel, Videotron, Telus, Eastlink, and UFC PPV on UFC Fight Pass.
Gane vs. Ngannou price: How much does UFC 270 cost?
- $74.99 (current ESPN+ subscribers)
- $99.98 (new subscribers)
In the U.S., the UFC 270 main card is available via pay-per-view on ESPN+, which also requires a subscription. The PPV price for UFC 270 is $74.99 for current subscribers, an increase from $69.99. New subscribers can pay a bundle price of $99.98 (an increase from $89.98) for the UFC 270 pay-per-view and an ESPN+ annual subscription, which offers a savings of over 30 percent.
|ESPN+ Monthly Subscription||$6.99/month|
|ESPN+ Annual Subscription||$69.99/year|
|The Disney Bundle w/Hulu Ad-Supported||$19.99/month|
|The Disney Bundle w/Hulu No-Ads||$13.99/month|
|UFC PPV Standalone||$74.99 each|
|UFC PPV Package (UFC PPV & ESPN+ Annual)||$99.98, then $69.99/year|
|UFC PPV & The Disney Bundle||$99.98, then $13.99/month|
Where is UFC 270?
UFC 270 will take place inside the Honda Center in Anaheim, California, in front of a live crowd.
Ngannou vs. Gane odds for UFC 270
- Francis Ngannou: +100
- Ciryl Gane: -118
The odds between the two fighters continue to fluctuate. According to the latest from the FanDuel Sportsbook, Ngannou is a +100 underdog, meaning it would take a wager of $100 to earn a $100 profit should Ngannou successfully defend his title. Gane is a slight favorite at -118 and a $100 bet on the interim champion would see a $84.75 profit if he was to become the undisputed champion. You would need to wager $118 to win $100 with Gane.
Moreno vs. Figueiredo odds for UFC 270
According to the FanDuel Sportsbook, Figueiredo is a +146 underdog, meaning it would take a wager of about $70 to earn a $100 profit should Figueiredo regain the flyweight title. Moreno is the favorite at -176 and a $100 bet on the interim champion would see a $56.82 profit if he was to retain his title. One would have to bet around $176 on Moreno in order to win around $100.
Francis Ngannou record, bio
- Name: Francis Ngannou
- Nationality: Cameroonian
- Born: September 6, 1986
- Height: 6-4
- Reach: 83 inches
- Total Fights: 19
- Record: 16-3
Ciryl Gane record, bio
- Name: Ciryl Gane
- Nationality: French
- Born: April 12, 1990
- Height: 6-4
- Reach: 81 inches
- Total Fights: 10
- Record: 10-0
UFC 270 fight card
- Francis Ngannou (c) vs. Ciryl Gane (ic) for the undisputed UFC heavyweight championship
- Brandon Moreno (c) vs. Deiveson Figueiredo for the UFC flyweight championship
- Michel Pereira vs. Andre Fialho; Welterweights
- Cody Stamann vs. Said Nurmagomedov; Bantamweights
- Trevin Giles vs. Michael Morales; Welterweights
- Tony Gravely vs. Saimon Oliveira; Bantamweights
- Raoni Barcelos vs Victor Henry; Bantamweights
- Jack Della Maddalena vs Pete Rodriguez; Welterweights
- Kay Hansen vs. Jasmine Jasudavicius; Flyweights
- Matt Frevola vs. Genaro Valdez; Lightweights
- Silvana Gomez Juarez vs Vanessa Demopoulos; Strawweights