Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) recently held a special pre-fight press conference for the upcoming UFC 223: “Khabib vs. Holloway” pay-per-view (PPV) event, going down this Saturday night (April 7, 2018) inside Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.
Watch the full video replay here.
Taking center stage was top lightweight contender Khabib Nurmagomedov, who collides with featherweight champion Max Holloway after “Blessed” stepped up on just six days notice to replace the injured Tony Ferguson.
Watch them staredown in the embedded video above.
Also getting some airtime at the UFC 223 presser was co-headliner and current strawweight champion Rose Namajunas, who will try to repeat last November’s win over Joanna Jedrzejczyk and cement herself as the new face of the strawweight division.
Watch them face off below:
T-minus three days!
MMAmania.com will deliver LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the entire UFC 223 fight card on fight night (click here), starting with the Fight Pass “Prelims” matches online, which are scheduled to begin at 6 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 who else is fighting at UFC 223 click here.