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UFC 268 ‘Embedded’ video, Ep. 3: Khabib hopes Usman smashes Covington one more time

UFC 268 is set to go down this Saturday night (Nov. 6, 2021) live from inside Madison Square Garden in New York City, featuring a rematch between Welterweight champion Kamaru Usman and No. 1-seeded contender, Colby Covington. In the ESPN+-streamed pay-per-view (PPV) co-main event, Rose Namajunas defends her women’s Strawweight title against Zhang Weili, while Michael Chandler and Justin Gaethje kick things off in what is truly a stacked main card.

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Before then, get an all-access look at the final preparations each combatant must make days out from fight night. Whether it’s making some last-minute tweaks to the gameplan, media obligations, or getting a pep talk from one of the greatest fighters ever, “Embedded” takes you behind-the-scenes.

From the official YouTube description:

Justin Gaethje trains for a fan-pleaser. Champ Rose Namajunas makes it to NYC. Michael Chandler readies for zombies. Champ Kamaru Usman gets laser-focused, as does opponent Colby Covington. Khabib Nurmagomedov calls to show his support.

To see episodes one and two click here and here.


Remember that MMAmania.com will deliver LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the entire UFC 268 fight card right here, starting with the early ESPN+ “Prelims” matches online, which are scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. ET, then the remaining undercard balance on ESPNEWS/ESPN+ at 8 p.m. ET, before the PPV main card start time at 10 p.m. ET on ESPN+ PPV.

To check out the latest and greatest UFC 268: “Usman vs. Covington 2” news and notes be sure to hit up our comprehensive event archive right here.

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