UFC 223 Preview: Tony Ferguson vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov

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.

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UFC 223 Fight Card

Main Card
Weight class
LightweightTony Ferguson (ic)vs.Khabib Nurmagomedov
Women’s StrawweightRose Namajunas (c)vs.Joanna Jędrzejczyk
FeatherweightRenato Moicanovs.Calvin Kattar
LightweightMichael Chiesavs.Anthony Pettis
LightweightAl Iaquintavs.Paul Felder
Preliminary Card (Fox Sports 1)
Women’s StrawweightKarolina Kowalkiewiczvs.Felice Herrig
FlyweightRay Borgvs.Brandon Moreno
LightweightJoe Lauzonvs.Chris Gruetzamacher
LightweightEvan Dunhamvs.Olivier Aubin-Mercier
Preliminary Card (UFC Fight Pass)
FeatherweightAlex Caceresvs.Artem Lobov
Women’s FlyweightBec Rawlingsvs.Ashlee Evans-Smith
Light HeavyweightDevin Clarkvs.Mike Rodriguez
FeatherweightZabit Magomedsharipovvs.Kyle Bochniak
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