'Khabib vs. McGregor' press conference set for Sept. 20th
That’s about to change.
The UFC announced today that next week, Sept. 20, a press conference with UFC President Dana White, Nurmagomedov and McGregor will be held at Radio City Music Hall in New York. The event will be closed to the public; only media will have access.
UFC 229 takes place Oct. 6 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas and airs on pay-per-view following prelims on FS1 and UFC Fight Pass. Nurmagomedov (26-0 MMA, 10-0 UFC) vs. McGregor (21-3 MMA, 9-1 UFC) will headline the show.
Last month, White said he was “confident” that Nurmagomedov vs. McGregor could lead UFC 229 to do 2 million pay-per-view buys and didn’t rule out the possibility of 3 million. That would set a UFC record, eclipsing the 1.6 million mark for UFC 202, which was headlined by a rematch between McGregor and Nate Diaz.
The highly anticipated bout between Nurmagomedov and McGregor is coming to..
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