Next month, the Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to the Big Apple for UFC 223 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.
The pay-per-view is headlined by a championship doubleheader featuring Tony Ferguson vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov and Rose Namajunas vs. Joanna Jędrzejczyk.
It’s a stacked fight card that also includes Michael Chiesa vs. former champion Anthony Pettis and Al Iaquinta vs. Paul Felder.
In anticipation of the big event, the UFC has released a preview of the main event from announcers Joe Rogan and Jimmy Smith.
Check out a preview of the upcoming title fight below:
UFC commentators Joe Rogan and Jimmy Smith preview the highly anticipated UFC 223 lightweight championship bout between Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov.
UFC 223 Fight Card
|Lightweight||Tony Ferguson (ic)||vs.||Khabib Nurmagomedov|
|Women’s Strawweight||Rose Namajunas (c)||vs.||Joanna Jędrzejczyk|
|Featherweight||Renato Moicano||vs.||Calvin Kattar|
|Lightweight||Michael Chiesa||vs.||Anthony Pettis|
|Lightweight||Al Iaquinta||vs.||Paul Felder|
|Preliminary Card (Fox Sports 1)|
|Women’s Strawweight||Karolina Kowalkiewicz||vs.||Felice Herrig|
|Flyweight||Ray Borg||vs.||Brandon Moreno|
|Lightweight||Joe Lauzon||vs.||Chris Gruetzamacher|
|Lightweight||Evan Dunham||vs.||Olivier Aubin-Mercier|
|Preliminary Card (UFC Fight Pass)|
|Featherweight||Alex Caceres||vs.||Artem Lobov|
|Women’s Flyweight||Bec Rawlings||vs.||Ashlee Evans-Smith|
|Light Heavyweight||Devin Clark||vs.||Mike Rodriguez|
|Featherweight||Zabit Magomedsharipov||vs.||Kyle Bochniak|