UFC 249 Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson: Watch The Highly Anticipated Fight’s New Promo
Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson are going to battle right around the corner, and the UFC's shared out a new promo, for what many believe could be the greatest lightweight fight in history.
With UFC 248 now in the books, much of the MMA spotlight will turn to focus on the upcoming fight between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson. As a means to expedite that process, the UFC’s shared out a new promo for the fight titled “The Most Anticipated Fight in UFC History”.
Nurmagomedov vs. Ferguson
While the upcoming, April 18th bout probably won’t generate as much money as Khabib’s 2018 grudge match with Conor McGregor, in hardcore circles, it’s a fight that has a ton of hype. After all, in Nurmagomedov we’re talking about a fighter who has gone 28-0 to date, and who was dominated many of of his opponents with his wrestling and top game.
In Ferguson, you have one of the most dynamic and dangerous lightweights in the game, who has won 12 straight fights. Further adding to the fight’s intrigue is the fact Khabib and Tony have been booked to fight four times before, but each bout fell through, due to injuries or medical issues.
You can check out the new promo below.
UFC 249 line-up
Here is the line-up for UFC 249, which will be hosted by the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York (line-up via MMA Mania).
155 lbs.: UFC Lightweight Champion Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson
115 lbs.: Jessica Andrade vs. Rose Namajunas
185 lbs.: Uriah Hall vs. Ronaldo Souza
265 lbs.: Ben Rothwell vs. Gian Villante
155 lbs.: Ottman Azaitar vs. Khama Worthy
145 lbs.: Calvin Kattar vs. Jeremy Stephens
265 lbs.: Shamil Abdurakhimov vs. Ciryl Gane
135 lbs.: Sijara Eubanks vs. Sarah Moras
170 lbs.: Lyman Good vs. Belal Muhammad
185 lbs.: Makhmud Muradov vs. Karl Roberson
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*Fight card, bout order and the amount of matches subject to change.