Conor McGregor and UFC Lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov will come face-to-face as soon as extra tonight, October four, on the UFC 229 press convention on the Park Theater in Las Vegas, Nevada. The occasion, which is free and open to the general public, is scheduled to start at 6pm ET and followers can view it at no cost the Youtube video embedded beneath.
The ficial UFC 229 weigh-ins will happen tomorrow at 8pm ET. McGregor and Khabib might want to test in at 155 kilos or beneath.
According to Bovada, the undefeated Russian champ remains to be favored in opposition to the 30-year outdated Irish celebrity. When the bout was introduced again in August, Khabib opened as a -200 favourite, whereas McGregor was listed at +160. With the championship battle now simply days away, Khabib remains to be predicted to retain however his odds have dropped to -160, whereas Conor is now a +150 underdog.
In addition to McGregor vs Khabib, the UFC 229 co-main occasion may even characteristic former interim light-weight champion Tony Ferguson (-360) in opposition to Anthony Pettis, who’s listed as a +270 underdog.
Other fights on the UFC 229 major card, scheduled to get underway at 10pm ET, embody a Women’s Strawweight bout between Michelle Waterson and Felice Herrig, a Light Heavyweight battle that includes Ovince Saint Preux and Dominick Reyes, and Derrick Lewis vs Alexander Volkov within the Heavyweight division.