UFC 207 Embedded: Episode 1

Ahead of Friday’s UFC 207 pay-per-view at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, the Ultimate Fighting Championship has begun releasing its behind-the-scenes look at preparation for the event in its online “Embedded” series.

UFC 207 features two bantamweight title fights, as women’s champion Amanda Nunes welcomes former champ Ronda Rousey back to the Octagon in the main event, while Dominick Cruz defends his title against undefeated challenger Cody Garbrandt in the night’s co-main event.

The first episode of UFC 207 Embedded shows the beginning of fight week preparations from Nunes, Cruz and Garbrandt.

Here is Episode 1 of UFC 207 Embedded:

On episode 1 of UFC 207 Embedded, bantamweight title challenger Cody Garbrandt gets a new outfit for his trip to Vegas, while reigning champ Dominick Cruz gets one for his dog. Women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes and girlfriend Nina Ansaroff shop for a Christmas tree for their hotel room. All of the athletes boost their bodies and confidence in the gym as they ready for fight week.

Here is the updated UFC 207 fight card:

MAIN CARD (Pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET)

  • Champ Amanda Nunes vs. Ronda Rousey – for women’s bantamweight title
  • Champ Dominick Cruz vs. Cody Garbrandt – for bantamweight title
  • T.J. Dillashaw vs. John Lineker
  • Dong Hyun Kim vs. Tarec Saffiedine
  • Ray Borg vs. Louis Smolka

PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX Sports 1, 8 p.m. ET)

  • Johny Hendricks vs. Neil Magny
  • Antonio Carlos Junior vs. Marvin Vettori
  • Alex Garcia vs. Mike Pyle
  • Niko Price vs. Brandon Thatch

PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass, 7:30 p.m. ET)

  • Tim Means vs. Alex Oliveira

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