UFC 216 Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 2 – On Episode 3 of UFC 216 Embedded, flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson tells the media he expects a finish in Saturday’s fight, then taunts interim lightweight title challenger Kevin Lee at a press lunch in LA. His opponent Ray Borg receives in-cabin applause on the short flight to Vegas. Heavyweight Derrick Lewis pushes his cardio limits in the gym and tries to negotiate a drive-through meal, while opponent Fabricio Werdum continues his training at the UFC Performance Institute. Las Vegas resident Lee returns to a changed city, determined to proceed with business as planned. His opponent Tony Ferguson turns a basketball court into an MMA dojo. UFC 216 Embedded is an all-access, behind-the-scenes video blog leading up to the two title fights at UFC 216 taking place Saturday, October 7 on Pay-Per-View.
Current UFC 216: Ferguson vs. Kevin Lee fight card:
Main Card (10pm EST PPV)
Lightweight Interim Title: Tony Ferguson vs. Kevin Lee
Flyweight Title: Demetrious Johnson (c) vs. Ray Borg
Heavyweight: Fabrício Werdum vs. Derrick Lewis
Women’s Flyweight: Paige VanZant vs. Jessica Eye
Heavyweight: Walt Harris vs. Mark Godbeer
Lightweight: Beneil Dariush vs. Evan Dunham
Preliminary Card (FXX)
Lightweight: Will Brooks vs. Nik Lentz
Featherweight: Tom Duquesnoy vs. Cody Stamann
Women’s Strawweight: Pearl Gonzalez vs. Poliana Botelho
Lightweight: Bobby Green vs. Lando Vannata
Preliminary Card (UFC Fight Pass)
Flyweight: John Moraga vs. Magomed Bibulatov
Middleweight: Thales Leites vs. Brad Tavares
Flyweight: Matt Schnell vs. Marco Beltrán
UFC 216: Ferguson vs. Lee will be held on October 7, 2017 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The event will be headline by an interim lightweight title fight between Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee, while Bantamweight Champion Demetrious Johnson and Ray Borg will round out the co-main event in a rebooked title fight from UFC 215.
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