The wait is over! The biggest fight in mixed martial arts history is finally upon us as UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov (26-0, fighting out of Dagestan, Russia) battles two-division UFC champion Conor McGregor (21-3, fighting out of Dublin, Ireland) in the main event of UFC 229: KHABIB vs. McGREGOR on Saturday, October 6 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. The bout is the most anticipated in UFC history, pitting the undefeated Dagestani champion against the Pride of Ireland in a battle not just for UFC gold, but legacy as well.
Ahead of the UFC 229, UFC will host a press conference with both athletes on Thursday, September 20 at 5 p.m. ET at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. This event will be closed to the public and only open to credentialed media.