UFC 216 is just two days away on October 5th from Las Vegas and we're up to episode 3 of the fight week UFC Embedded series for the event. Here's what you can expect to see from the episode:
On Episode 3 of UFC 216 Embedded, flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson tells the media he expects a finish in Saturday’s fight, then taunts interim lightweight title challenger Kevin Lee at a press lunch in LA. His opponent Ray Borg receives in-cabin applause on the short flight to Vegas. Heavyweight Derrick Lewis pushes his cardio limits in the gym and tries to negotiate a drive-through meal, while opponent Fabricio Werdum continues his training at the UFC Performance Institute. Las Vegas resident Lee returns to a changed city, determined to proceed with business as planned. His opponent Tony Ferguson turns a basketball court into an MMA dojo. UFC 216 Embedded is an all-access, behind-the-scenes video blog leading up to the two title fights at UFC 216 taking place Saturday, October 7 on Pay-Per-View.
Catch up with past Embedded episodes with episode 1 right here and 2 over here. UFC 216 features two title fights with Tony Ferguson vs. Kevin Lee for the interim lightweight title (and a shot at the McGregor Sweepstakes), plus Demetrious Johnson vs. Ray Borg for the flyweight title.