UFC 242 Primer: Watch Khabib Nurmagomedov & Team Train, Champ Ask For More Sparring Sessions
"Anatomy of a Fighter" has shared out another "Road to UFC 242" video, which features extensive footage of Khabib Nurmagomedov and his team training for this Saturday's event.
UFC 242 is just three days away, and recently “Anatomy of a Fighter” posted the latest “Road to UFC 242” video, which documents Khabib Nurmagomedov and his team making their final preparations for the event.
Nurmagomedov’s latest title defense
Nurmagomedov is set to return to the cage this Saturday to face interim champ, Dustin Poirier. It will mark the first time Khabib has fought, since he defended the lightweight crown last October, by submitting Conor McGregor.
Poirier won the interim title, and a secured a fight with Khabib, by defeating Max Holloway this past April.
“Anatomy of a Fighter” has been rolling with a “Road to UFC 242” series, and many of the videos have featured extensive footage of Nurmagomedov and his team preparing for the September 7th card. You can check out the latest episode below.
UFC 242 line-up
Here is the line-up for next Saturday’s, September 7th card in Abu Dhabi (via Bloody Elbow).
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