The Ultimate Fighting Championship is among the most loved sessions to watch. The UFC 229 is an upcoming mixed martial arts event has been scheduled for Saturday 6th October 2018 at Las Vegas in Nevada. The championships are between Khabib Nurmagomedov famously known as ‘’The Eagle’’ from Russia and Conor McGregor popularly referred to as ‘’The Notorious’’ from Ireland. This is going to be the Lightweight championships and everyone is anticipating for their favorite to win. You can watch this Ultimate Fighting live live on PPV. Part of the event is set to be streamed. Watch the MMA event online when the anxiously awaited bout commences at 4 pm in Las Vegas.
UFC 229 Fight Night Card here the list below you need to know.
Main Fight Card
Lightweight: Conor McGregor vs Khabib Nurmagomedov
Lightweight: Anthony Pettis vs Tony Ferguson
Light Heavyweight: Dominick Reyes vs Ovince Saint Preux
Heavyweight: Alexander Volkov vs Derrick Lewis
Women’s Strawweight: Felice Herrig vs Michelle Waterson
Preliminary Fight Card live on Fox Sports 1
Bantamweight: José Alberto Quiñónez vs Sean O’Malley
Flyweight: Jussier Formiga vs Sergio Pettis
Women’s Bantamweight: Tonya Evinger vs Aspen Ladd
229 Preliminary Fight Card live on UFC Fight Pass
Welterweight: Tony Martin vs Ryan LaFlare
Women’s Bantamweight: Yana Kunitskaya vs Lina Länsberg
Lightweight: Nik Lentz vs Gray Maynard
Lightweight: Alan Patrick vs Scott Holtzman
What time does the UFC 229 Start
In the Saturday, Oct 6, the UFC 229 Preliminary round start time at 7:00 pm et and main card at 9:00 pm et at T-Mobile Arena in Paradise, Nevada, part of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Area.
What about the main card?
Conor McGregor is one of the most popular mixed martial arts (MMA) fight who will battle against Khabib Nurmagomedov who has an undefeated record of 26–0. The UFC president Dana White said that “This fight has been dubbed the biggest in UFC history.”
The event kicks off with a UFC Lightweight Championship contest between Khabib Nurmagomedov-the current champion and Conor McGregor- former Lightweight and Featherweight champion. Conor won the UFC 205 Championship and gained his lightweight title at that time still the featherweight champion as well. He didn’t defend his title because he was away in 2017 due to his firstborn son’s birth. He took on a boxing match against Faloyd Mayweather Jr., where he lost. An interim title bout was planned by UFC between Khabib and Tony Ferguson who was the welterweight winner however it was cancelled after Russians had medical concern about his weight cut on the day of weighing in.
How to watch UFC 229 fight night live stream online on what channels?
You can watch UFC early opening card live on UFC Fight Pass, Preliminary card live online on Fox Sports 1 and the main card McGregor vs Khabib live stream only on PPV.
At UFC 216, Ferguson won the interim title at the organized bout and Kevin Lee lost. Ferguson was to meet with Khabib at UFC 223 where the winner was to be crowned the champion and Khabib was to be stripped off his then title as the bout commenced. It was cancelled for the fourth time because Ferguson was injured. Khabib won the title against Al laquinta. In January 2017, Jussier Formiga was to face Sergio Pettis at the UFC Fight Night which was Rodriguez vs. Penn. Formiga withdrew from the fight due to personal reasons he didn’t disclose.