UFC 205 goes down on November 12, and has the entire MMA world already hypnotized. Headlining the first ever event in New York City is a lightweight title fight for the ages. Following weeks of rumor and speculation, Eddie Alvarez vs. Conor McGregor was finally confirmed as main event.
During the two weeks since that announcement, the card’s full line up has taken shape. Including McGregor vs. Alvarez, there are three huge title fights set for UFC 205. Tyron Woodley returns for his first title defense, taking on Stephen Thompson.
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Also featured on the stacked lineup for UFC 205 is a women’s strawweight title tilt.The 115-pound champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk faces fellow Polish star Karolina Kowalkiewicz. With the lightweight title tied up between Alvarez and McGregor, there’s another great 155-pound scrap in NYC.
Following his outrage over Alvarez’s first title defense, number one contender Khabib Nurmagomedov will be on the warpath. Standing in ‘The Eagle’s’ way will be top five ‘Menace’ Michael Johnson.
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There’s no doubt that UFC 205 is looking like the biggest card of all-time. With not long to wait until November 12, things have started to heat up between McGregor and Alvarez in a big way.
The UFC 205 pre-sale presser saw ‘The Notorious’ in top trash talking form. Seemingly not bothered, ‘The Silent Assassin’ remained calm and called McGregor the ‘easiest fight available.’
Now the UFC has released the first official promo video for their Madison Square Garden super card, and everyone is going nuts for it…