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UFC 242 Embedded, Episode 2: Bringing Team Khabib Together

On the second edition of UFC 242 Embedded, lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov brings together his father and AKA head coach.

On episode two of UFC 242 Embedded, UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov’s California-based coach Javier Mendez arrives and joins forces with Khabib’s father.

Lightweight Paul Felder trains alongside UFC 242 welterweight Belal Muhammad, UFC athlete Jared Gordon, and a live cobra. Interim lightweight champion Dustin Poirier adds Louisiana spice to his fight week food.

After a training session, lightweight Edson Barboza has a friendly run-in with Felder, his past and future opponent.

Related: UFC 242: Will Will Be Khabib Nurmagomedov’s Legacy?

UFC 242 Embedded is an all-access, behind-the-scenes video blog leading up to the lightweight unification bout taking place Saturday at a special time of 2 p.m. ET/11 a.m. PT. Order the pay-per-view at ESPNPlus.com/PPV

UFC 242: Khabib Vs. Poirier Fight Card

MAIN CARD (ESPN+ PPV)

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 (FX)

Female Flyweight: Joanne Calderwood vs. Andrea Lee

Featherweight: Zubaira Tukhugov vs. Lerone Murphy

Female Bantamweight: Liana Jojua vs. Sarah Moras

Lightweight: Ottman Azalta vs. Teemu Packalen

PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass)

Welterweight: Belal Muhammad vs. Takashi Sato

Welterweight: Nordine Taleb vs. Muslim Salikhov

Middleweight: Omari Akhmedov vs. Zak Cummings

Lightweight: Don Madge vs. Fares Ziam

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