Daniel Cormier will defend his UFC heavyweight title for the first time tomorrow night (Sat., Nov. 3, 2018) at UFC 230 live on pay-per-view (PPV) from inside Madison Square Garden in New York City, as he takes on knockout master Derrick Lewis.
The heavyweight main event will be paired with a co-headliner pitting former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman against Brazilian legend Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza. In addition to that, middleweight sensation Israel Adesanya will look to cash in on a PPV spot when he puts his undefeated record on the line against heavy-handed veteran Derek Brunson.
In order to prepare fight fans for the impending chaos, the promotion has released the latest and greatest episode of UFC 230 “Embedded,” which can be seen above in its entirety.
From the official YouTube description:
On Episode 5 of UFC 230 Embedded, middleweight Chris Weidman’s UFC entourage grows with the arrival of Aljamain Sterling and Stephen Thompson. The good-natured group crosses paths with two-division champion Daniel Cormier’s team at Renzo Gracie’s gym. Middleweight Jacare Souza continues to mix striking into his world-class jiu-jitsu. At media day, UFC 230 opponents Derek Brunson and Israel Adesanya preview their matchup. Other attendees include middleweight David Branch, Weidman, Cormier and heavyweight title challenger Derrick Lewis. UFC 230 Embedded is an all-access, behind-the-scenes video blog leading up to the heavyweight title fight taking place Saturday, November 3 on Pay-Per-View.
Only 24 hours left before UFC 230 officially takes off from the “Big Apple.”
MMAmania.com will deliver LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the entire UFC 230 fight card on fight night (click here), starting with the Fight Pass “Prelims” matches online, which are scheduled to begin at 6:15 p.m. ET, then the remaining undercard balance on FOX Sports 1 at 8 p.m. ET, before the PPV main card start time at 10 p.m. ET.
To see the preview episodes of embedded click here. here, here, and here. And to see the entire “Cormier vs. Lewis” line up for this Saturday night’s action click here.