Khabib vs Poirier, where Khabib Nurmagomedov faces off against Dustin Poirier is the main event of UFC 242, which takes place in Abu Dhabi! The fight is expected to be HUGE, and among the biggest matches of the year. The anticipation for this match is high as this is Nurmagomedov’s first fight back following the ban he was handed at the end of UFC 229.
Here, Khabib faces Poirier and the winner becomes the Unified UFC World Lightweight Champion. Interestingly, the winner might just go ahead and call out Tony Ferguson! Let us take a closer look:
Who’s winning the Khabib vs Poirier fight?!
— Tommy D💤 (@NyQuil_s) September 6, 2019
UFC 242: How to Watch Khabib vs Poirier Online
The best way to watch Khabib vs Poirier online is to get an ESPN+ subscription along with a UFC bundle. This costs $79.99 for the year – but it gets you every UFC event that happens over the year, as well as an ESPN+ subscription where you can watch other exciting sporting action. If you have the subscription but don’t have the UFC bundle, you can buy the PPV on ESPN+ for $59.99
For those watching from the UK, the best way to live stream UFC 242 is by getting it on BT Sports for £19.95. If you’re watching from Australia, you can pay $54.95 to watch the UFC 242 PPV on Main Event.
I'm so conflicted on 242. You want Khabib to win because we want to finally see Khabib vs Tony but you also want Poirier to win because of his story and how much of an inspiration he is. Plus him vs Tony would be an amazing fight too…
— Raw Chai (@chaigrima) September 6, 2019
What to Expect from the Fight?
Expect hard-hitting action and watch the patience of Khabib vs the early aggression of Poirier. It is a fight of two people with different styles facing off against each other. Khabib, the wrestler vs Poirier, the brawler. It will be interesting to see who wins this one – certainly one of Khabib’s toughest fights. Will his streak survive and reach 28-0? We’ll find out soon enough!