UFC 229: Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor takes place Oct. 6 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. The main card will air live on pay-per-view while the televised prelims to air on FS1 and the early prelims kn UFC Fight Pass.
In the maim event, lightweight champ Khabib Nurmagomedov (26-0 MMA, 10-0 UFC) will take on Conor McGregor (21-3 MMA, 9-1 UFC) for lightweight title.
Its been confirmed that a women’s strawweight bout will be between Felice Herrig (13-7 MMA, 5-2 UFC) as she takes on Michelle Waterson (15-6 MMA, 3-2 UFC).
Herrig is coming into this fight after losing back in April against Karolina Kowalkiewicz. Waterson hopes to keep adding a win after her fight and win over Cortney Casey back in April.
Also confirmed on the card is a light heavyweight bout as Ovince Saint Preux (23-11 MMA, 11-6 UFC) will go against Dominick Reyes (9-0 MMA, 3-0 UFC).
Saint Preux is looking to add another win after a first-round submission win against Tyson Pedro. Now, if Reyes wins this could put him ahead of the rankings. Reyes has finished his last three opponents in the first round.
UFC 229 fight card (so far):
For the lightweight title: Champ Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor
Derrick Lewis vs. Alexander Volkov
Jussier Formiga vs. Sergio Pettis
Yana Kunitskaya vs. Lina Lansberg
Ryan LaFlare vs. Tony Martin
Felice Herrig vs. Michelle Waterson
Dominick Reyes vs. Ovince Saint Preux