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Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Dustin Poirier Set For UFC 242

June 5, 2019 | Posted by Jeremy Thomas
UFC 242 Khabib Nurmagomedov Dustin Poirier

A lightweight title unification bout between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Dustin Poirier is official for UFC 242. The UFC announced on Twitter on Wednesday that Nurmagomedov, the lightweight champion, will face the interim champion in Poirier in the main event of the show. You can see their announcement below.

The show takes place on September 7th in Abu Dhabi and will air on PPV.