The Dana White tweet singing the start of fight week has comer in all its additional-vowels loftiness. McGregor vs Khabib: When UFC 229 how to watch live online.We officially live in remarkable times now, with every day being part of the prologue to the biggest fight in UFC history.
Ah, yes, “the biggest fight in UFC history.” It’s agrand shopping The phrase, not unlike “the quickly growing up sport in the world,” whatever that one really I mean.On Thursday, UFC lightweight keeper Khabib Nurmagomedov and The former UFC champion Conor McGregor discuss their upcoming bout at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. McGregor will challenge Nurmagomedov for his UFC lightweight title at UFC 229 on Oct. 6 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. (Credit: Yeong-Ung Yang)
Conor McGregor returns to face the unbeaten Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229 on Saturday at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.Nurmagomedov Hang on atop the land McGregor once governed although none dedicate through any contest of physicality. perfectly the opposite, indeed. McGregor was removed as UFC lightweight champion in April after never having preserved his title in the 18 months From he won it. Nurmagomedov became the undisputeds champion that night in Brooklyn when he beat Wantagh’s Al Iaquinta, who through a extraordinary turn of events — which, just to bring Something full circle, involved McGregor — emerged to a title shot a few hours after he weighed in for his prelim occasion.
There was a storming of Barclays Center during that week, pursued a hand truck being thrown from the arms of McGregor towards a bus that housed Nurmagomedov. (He was closed before launch a metal barricade, but did punch the bus several times.) And then came the capture and arraignment and bail and headline in place that can barely spell MMA on any other day, let alone interpret what the Summarize stands for.
This fight has had its storyline for six months. That’s half a year of penetration for these blood-thirsty fighters. Half a year for the adversity to grow and tract like wild ivy vines. Half a year for tweets, sound bites, compilation videos.
So, yes, Nurmagomedov vs. McGregor may actually be “the biggest fight in UFC history.”manor heard that phrase so much over the years, it’s easy to toss it aside as a euphemism for “please buy this pay-per-view.”
But by almost every metrical probable, it could be possible.
“Biggest fight in UFC history,” huh? Yes, it Too much well may be.