UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and interim lightweight champion Dustin Poirier at the weigh-in in Abu Dhabi on Friday.
UFC President Dana White while showering praises on the iconic setup— The Arena, the all-new indoor venue at Yas Island — said that a special bonding between the world’s leading MMA
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
The closing ceremony was graced by former Indian cricket team captain Mohammad Azharuddin, as Chief Guest, Dr M Rafiuddin, Convener, BITS Pilani Sports Festival, Prof. Srinivasan Madapusi, Director BPDC, Dr Priti Bajpai, Dean, Student Welfare, and students from various colleges and Media.
The only Thoroughbred race on the card, it was contested by a field of 15 but very few ever managed to land a blow with Bernardo Pinheiro and Rebel Streak setting a decent gallop until Buckell, having pretty much stalked the lead throughout, committed for home entering the short straight.
An unbroken opening century stand by Abid Ali and debutant Abdullah Shafique gave Pakistan a solid platform after bowling out Bangladesh for 330 on day two of the first Test in Chittagong on Saturday.