What time is UFC San Diego in the present day? Schedule, predominant card begin time for Marlon Vera vs. Dominick Cruz

The UFC’s bantamweight division is as stacked because it has ever been. On Aug. 13, two fighters who’re ranked exterior the highest 4 will look to make a significant influence throughout the division.

Dominick Cruz, ranked eighth, will faces fifth-ranked Marlon Vera at Pechanga Enviornment in San Diego. 

Cruz, 36, is a two-time UFC bantamweight champion and a WEC bantamweight champion. One of the crucial dynamic fighters of all time, Cruz went on a 13-fight profitable streak from 2008-16 however suffered a number of accidents throughout that timeframe.

After dropping to Cody Garbrandt in 2016, it took Cruz till 2020 to return. He misplaced to Henry Cejudo. Cruz has gained two in a row since then. 

Vera is on a three-fight profitable streak. After dropping to Jose Aldo in 2020, he has gained in spectacular vogue towards Davey Grant, Frankie Edgar and Rob Font. “Chito” is 13-6 since becoming a member of the UFC in 2014.

The Sporting Information has all the knowledge it’s good to watch the battle, together with time, TV channel and battle card.

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What time does UFC San Diego begin in the present day?

  • Date: Saturday, Aug. 13
  • Prelims: 4 p.m. ET
  • Essential card: 7 p.m. ET
  • Essential occasion: 10:15 p.m. ET (approximate)

UFC San Diego will happen on Saturday, Aug. 13. The prelims will start at 4 p.m. ET, whereas the primary card will happen at 7 p.m. ET. Vera and Cruz ought to make their solution to the Octagon round 10:15 p.m. ET, relying on how lengthy the undercard fights final. 

The best way to watch UFC San Diego: Marlon Vera vs. Dominick Cruz 

  • TV channel: ESPN
  • Stay stream: ESPN+

The prelims for UFC San Diego shall be out there on the ESPN+ streaming service. The principle card will air on ESPN+ and ESPN. 

Marlon Vera vs. Dominick Cruz: How a lot does UFC San Diego price? 

You’ll be able to pay $6.99 for a month-to-month subscription to ESPN+ or purchase an annual subscription for $69.99.

Product Costs
ESPN+ Month-to-month Subscription $9.99/month
ESPN+ Annual Subscription $99.99/12 months
The Disney Bundle w/Hulu Advert-Supported $13.99/month
The Disney Bundle w/Hulu No-Advertisements $19.99/month
UFC PPV Standalone $74.99 every
UFC PPV Bundle (UFC PPV & ESPN+ Annual) $99.98, then $69.99/12 months
UFC PPV & The Disney Bundle

$88.98, then $13.99/month

Click on right here to be taught concerning the completely different pricing and bundling choices with the ESPN+ platform.

* On Aug. 23, ESPN+’s month-to-month subscription will improve from $6.99 per 30 days to $9.99 per 30 days. The annual ESPN+ subscription bundle will improve from $69.99 per 12 months to $99.99 per 12 months. 

There isn’t a change to the standalone PPV value or to the Disney Bundle.

UFC San Diego: Marlon Vera vs. Dominick Cruz battle card

Essential card

  • Marlon Vera vs. Dominick Cruz; bantamweights 
  • Nate Landwehr vs. David Onama; Featherweights 
  • Yazmin Jauregui vs. Iasmin Lucindo; Strawweights
  • Devin Clark vs. Azamat Murzakanov; Gentle Heavyweights
  • Ariane Lipski vs. Priscila Cachoeira; Bantamweights 
  • Gerald Meerschaert vs. Bruno Silva; Middleweights


  • Angela Hill vs. Lupita Godinez; Catchweight
  • Martin Buday vs. Lukasz Brzeski; Heavyweights 
  • Cynthia Calvillo vs. Nina Nunes; Flyweights
  • Gabriel Benítez vs. Charlie Ontiveros; Lightweights
  • Ode’ Osbourne vs. Tyson Nam; Flyweights 
  • Jason Witt vs. Josh Quinlan; Catchweight 
  • Youssef Zalal vs. Da’Mon Blackshear; Bantamweights