Prepare yourself for some fireworks next week, as Conor McGregor and UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov are set for a special press conference.
The two will meet at UFC 229 on October 5, but first, they’ll gather with UFC president Dana White next Thursday at Radio City Music Hall in New York City.
FightLine will have a live stream of the press conference, which is closed to the general public. It is scheduled to begin at 5 p.m. ET.
Below is the current UFC 229 fight card:
MAIN CARD (PPV/10 p.m. ET)
UFC Lightweight Championship
Khabib Nurmagomedov (c) vs. Conor McGregor
Lightweight: Tony Ferguson vs. Anthony Pettis
Light Heavyweight: Ovince Saint Preux vs. Dominick Reyes
Heavyweight: Alexander Volkov vs. Derrick Lewis
Strawweight: Michelle Waterson vs. Felice Herrig
PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX Sports 1/8 p.m. ET)
Bantamweight: Sean O’Malley vs. Jose Alberto Quinonez
Lightweight: Scott Holtzman vs. Alan Patrick
Flyweight: Jussier Formiga vs. Sergio Pettis
PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass/6 p.m. ET)
Welterweight: Ryan LaFlare vs. Tony Martin
Female Bantamweight: Lina Lansberg vs. Yana Kunitskaya
Lightweight: Gray Maynard vs. Nik Lentz
Female Bantamweight: Aspen Ladd vs. Tonya Evinger