Khabib Nurmagomedov UFC 242 Post Weigh-In Media Scrum

Due to UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov being unavailable during the UFC 242 media day, you can find his post weigh-in media scrum where Khabib discusses what it means to compete in Abu Dhabi, his thoughts on UFC interim lightweight champion Dustin Poirier, the impact of having his father in his corner for the first time and more in the video above.

UFC 242: Khabib vs. Poirier airs live on Saturday, September 7th at a special time of 2 pm ET/11 am PT on Pay-Per-View on ESPN+.

UFC 242: Khabib vs. Poirier Fight Card:
The Arena | Yas Island, Abu Dhabi

Main Card
(Pay-per-view, 2 p.m. ET)

  • To unify the lightweight titles: Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Dustin Poirier
  • Edson Barboza vs. Paul Felder
  • Islam Makhachev vs. Davi Ramos
  • Shamil Abdurakhimov vs. Curtis Blaydes
  • Diego Ferreira vs. Mairbek Taisumov

Preliminary Card #2
(FX, 12 p.m. ET)

  • Joanne Calderwood vs. Andrea Lee
  • Liana Jojua vs. Sarah Moras
  • Khalid Taha vs. Bruno Silva
  • Ottman Azaitar vs. Teemu Packalen

Preliminary Card #1
(ESPN+, 10:15 a.m. ET)

  • Belal Muhammad vs. Takashi Sato
  • Muslim Salikhov vs. Nordine Taleb
  • Omari Akhmedov vs. Zak Cummings
  • Don Madge vs. Fares Ziam
  • Lerone Murphy vs. Zubaira Tukhugov