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UFC 252 ‘Embedded’ video (Ep. 5): ‘He’s good at getting punched in the head’

It all goes down tomorrow night (Sat., Aug. 15, 2020) at UFC 252 live on ESPN+ pay-per-view (PPV) from inside UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, as UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic defends his title in a trilogy bout against former kingpin Daniel Cormier.

In advance to the UFC 252 madness, the promotion has released the latest and greatest episode of “Embedded,” which can be seen in the above player. This time around, the action focuses on virtual media day, pre-fight training at the UFC Performance Institute, final weight-cut preparations, and a quick run-in between co-main event counterparts Sean O’Malley and Marlon Vera.

From the official YouTube description:

Daniel Cormier tucks into an infrared sauna and gets a special delivery. Heavyweights Junior Dos Santos and Jairzinho Rozenstruik attend virtual media day. Opponents Chito Vera and Sean O’Malley cross paths in the gym.

MMAmania.com will deliver LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the entire UFC 252 fight card this weekend RIGHT HERE, starting with the ESPN+/Fight Pass “Prelims” matches online, which are scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. ET, then the remaining undercard balance on ESPN+/ESPN at 8 p.m. ET, before the PPV main card start time at 10 p.m. ET on ESPN+.

For episodes 1-4 of UFC 252 “Embedded” click here, here, here, and here.

To check out the latest and greatest UFC 252: “Miocic vs. Cormier 3” news and notes be sure to hit up our comprehensive event archive right here. For the finalized UFC 252 fight card and lineup click here.