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Countdown To UFC 242 Featuring Khabib Nurmagomedov-Dustin Poirier

Khabib Nurmagomedov and Dustin Poirier square off Saturday at UFC 242 to unify the lightweight titles. Go inside their training in "Countdown to UFC 242."

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov returns to the Octagon to take on interim champion Dustin Poirier this Saturday afternoon at UFC 242 from Abu Dhabi.

The card will air early due to the event location.

Nurmagomedov, unbeaten, is coming off a successful title defense vs. Conor McGregor last year. Poirier, meanwhile, claimed his interim title by besting UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway.

The UFC released “Countdown to UFC 242: Khabib vs. Poirier” recently, highlighting both Nurmagomedov vs. Poirier and the co-main event, which features Edson Barboza and Paul Felder squaring off. Related: UFC 242 Free Fights Featuring Khabib Nurmagomedov And Dustin Poirier

Countdown To UFC 242: Khabib Vs. Poirier

Countdown To UFC 242: Barboza Vs. Felder

UFC 242: Khabib Vs. Poirier Fight Card

MAIN CARD

UFC Lightweight Championship
Khabib Nurmagomedov (c) vs. Dustin Poirier (ic)

Lightweight: Edson Barboza vs. Paul Felder

Lightweight: Islam Makhachev vs. Davi Ramos

Heavyweight: Curtis Blaydes vs. Shamil Abdurakhimov

Lightweight: Mairbek Taisumov vs. Carlos Diego Ferreira

PRELIMINARY CARD

Lightweight: Ottman Azalta vs. Teemu Packalen

Female Bantamweight: Liana Jojua vs. Sarah Moras

Welterweight: Belal Muhammad vs. Takashi Sato

Welterweight: Nordine Taleb vs. Muslim Salikhov

Middleweight: Omari Akhmedov vs. Zak Cummings

Female Flyweight: Joanne Calderwood vs. Andrea Lee

Featherweight: Zubaira Tukhugov vs. Lerone Murphy

Lightweight: Don Madge vs. Fares Ziam

Related: Conor McGregor Breaks Silence, Talks Khabib Nurmagomedov, Bar Incident, Future

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