The Khabib Nurmagomedov-American Dustin Poirier bout is the highlight of the 11 fights scheduled to be held at The Arena, Yas Island, on Saturday.
MMA fans worldwide have descended in their hordes on the UAE capital of Abu Dhabi, where UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov is expecting to seal his legacy against interim
A contingent of UFC’s biggest stars have lauded Abu Dhabi’s potential to further enrich the global domination of the world’s leading mixed martial arts (MMA) organisation.
Stars such as Muhammad Waseem and Andrew Selby are raring to go after the final press conference and weigh-ins for Friday’s sold-out #RotundaRumble at Dubai’s Caesars Palace
Vinicius Junior, Neymar, Richarlison and Lucas Paqueta all scored before the interval for the five-time champions, while Paik Seung-ho netted a late consolation for South Korea.
During the first two days of racing, reduced winds forced participants to navigate difficult weather conditions and fierce competition to finish the racecourse.
Top seed Diana Shnaider eased her way into the next round even as defending champion Daria Snigur was sent packing off by Slovakia’s Rebecca Sramkova on the opening day of the 25th Al Habtoor Tennis Challenge, on Monday.