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UFC 242: What Time Is Khabib Nurmagomedov Vs. Dustin Poirier? UK Fight Start Time And Octagon Walks

Nasir Jabbar

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UFC 242: What Time Is Khabib Nurmagomedov Vs. Dustin Poirier? UK Fight Start Time And Octagon Walks

Khabib Nurmagomedov makes his anticipated return on Saturday at UFC 242.

Nurmagomedov (27-0) faces interim-lightweight champion Dustin Poirier (25-5-1) in a unification showdown in Abu Dhabi.

The Russian destroyer hasn't fought since his submission victory over Conor McGregor last October.

Poirier will look to become the undisputed UFC lightweight champion after claiming the interim belt in his last outing against Max Holloway.

When Is Nurmagomedov vs. Poirier?

UFC 242 is on Saturday, September 7.

Poirier and Nurmagomedov are expected to make their respective walks to the Octagon between 8:30pm and 9pm UK time.

Where will the fight take place?

The event will be held at The Arena, Yas Island.

What TV channel will the fight be on?

Prelims will get underway at 5pm UK time on BT Sport 2.

The main card begins at 7pm UK time on BT Sport Box Office.

Who is on UFC 242 fight card?

Main card:

155 lbs - (lightweight unification title fight) - Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Dustin Poirier

155 lbs - Edson Barboza vs. Paul Felder

155 lbs - Islam Makhachev vs. Davi Ramos

265 lbs - Shamil Abdurakhimov vs. Curtis Blaydes

155 lbs - Diego Ferreira vs. Mairbek Taisumov


125 lbs - Joanne Calderwood vs. Andrea Lee

145 lbs - Zubaira Tukhugov vs. Lerone Murphy

135 lbs - Liana Jojua vs. Sarah Moraes

155 lbs - Ottman Azaitar vs. Teemu Packalen

170 lbs - Belal Muhammad vs. Takashi Sato

170 lbs - Muslim Salikhov vs. Nordine Taleb

185 lbs - Omari Akhmedov vs. Zak Cummings

155 lbs - Don Madge vs. Fares Ziam

Topics: Khabib Nurmagomedov, Dustin Poirier, UFC 242, Fight News, UFC, MMA

Nasir Jabbar
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