Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is preparing for the championship main event for more than five years, courtesy of the UFC 249 pay-per-view (PPV) event on ESPN +, locked and loaded on Saturday, April 18, 2020 inside the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. . That’s where Khabib Nurmagomedov will defend his next lightweight title against former interim champion Tony Ferguson.
And now they have an official poster.
But just in case Ferguson suffers another bizarre injury, or Nurmagomedov has plenty of Tiramisu Khan, former UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor will be on standby, ready to give a moment’s notice.
In addition to the UFC 249 key event, former Strawweight champions Jessica Andrade and Rose Namjunas will replay for the right to survive in the 1-pound title. Elsewhere on the card, Uriah Hall welcomes Ronaldo Souza back to the middleweight division, and Gian Villant makes his heavyweight debut against Ben Rothwell.
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