When is UFC Vegas 59 today? Schedule, main card start time for Thiago Santos vs. Jamahal Hill

Along with The Ultimate Fighter finale, UFC Vegas 59 will feature Thiago Santos vs. Jamahal Hill on August 6th. The fight card will take place at the UFC’s APEX Center in Las Vegas.

Santos made his pro debut in 2010 and joined the UFC in 2013. He’s 14-9 with the promotion. Santos faced Jon Jones for the 2019 UFC light heavyweight title and lost a close fight even after tearing his left ACL, PCL, MCL and meniscus.

Since returning to action, Santos is 1-3 in his last four games. In his last fight in March he lost to Magomed Ankalaev.

Hill turned pro in 2017. A Dana White Contender Series graduate, Hill started at the UFC in 2019. He has a winning streak of two fights behind him. Hill’s last fight was a KO win over Johnny Walker in February, his second straight win by KO.

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The Sporting News provides you with all the information you need to watch Saturday’s fight, including the time, channel and fight card.

When does UFC Vegas 59 start today?

  • Date: Saturday August 6th
  • Start time: 7 p.m. ET
  • Main card: 10 p.m. ET
  • Main event: 12 p.m. ET (approximately)

UFC Vegas 59 takes place on August 6th. Prelims begin at 7:00 p.m. ET, followed by the main card at 10:00 p.m. ET. Santos vs. Hill should enter the octagon around midnight ET depending on how long the undercard fights last.

How to watch UFC Vegas 59: Thiago Santos vs. Jamahal Hill

  • TV station/live stream: ESPN+, ESPN

The prelims and main card for UFC Vegas 54 will be available via the ESPN+ streaming service. You can also view the main map on ESPN.

Price Santos vs. Hill: How much is UFC Vegas 59?

You can pay $6.99 for a monthly subscription to ESPN+ or purchase an annual subscription for $69.99.

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product Prices
Monthly ESPN+ subscription $6.99/month
ESPN+ annual subscription $69.99/year
The Disney bundle with ad-supported Hulu $13.99/month
The Disney Bundle with Hulu No-Ads $19.99/month

* Effective August 23, ESPN+ monthly subscription will change from $6.99/month to $9.99/month. Annual ESPN+ subscription package changes from $69.99/year to $99.99/year.

There is no change to the standalone PPV or the Disney bundle.

UFC Vegas 59: Fight Card Thiago Santos vs. Jamahal Hill

main card

  • Thiago Santos vs. Jamahal Hill; Light heavyweights
  • Vicente Luque versus Geoff Neal; welterweights
  • Za Pauga vs. Mohammed Usman: The Ultimate Fighter 30 Heavyweight Tournament Final
  • Brogan Walker-Sanchez vs. Juliana Miller: The Ultimate Fighter 30 Tournament Women’s Flyweight Tournament Final
  • Augusto Sakai versus Sergey Spivak; heavyweights
  • Ariane Lipski vs. Priscila Cachoeira; flyweights

front matter

  • Sam Alvey vs. Michal Oleksiejczuk; medium weight
  • Terrance McKinney versus Erick Gonzalez; lightweights
  • fight between Takashi Sato and Bryan; welterweights
  • Jason Witt vs. Josh Quinlan; welterweights
  • Miranda Granger vs. Cory McKenna; straw weights
  • Mayra Bueno Silva versus Stephanie Egger; bantam weights

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