What time is Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Conor McGregor, when is the final press conference, and who is on UFC 229 undercard?

CONOR MCGREGOR is back in the octagon for his toughest MMA battle yet, as he goes up against unbeaten favourite Khabib Nurmagomedov.

The Notorious impressed in the world of boxing as he took Floyd Mayweather ten rounds last year, but now faces an entirely different challenge.

 McGregor will be the underdog as he takes on the unbeaten Khabib Nurmagomedov

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McGregor will be the underdog as he takes on the unbeaten Khabib Nurmagomedov

When is Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Conor McGregor?

Conor McGregor fights Khabib Nurmagomedov on Saturday, October 6, or bright and early on Sunday morning for viewers in the UK and Ireland.

The main event will take place at around 4am in the UK – 8pm in Las Vegas.

The fight card will commence at around 11pm UK time.

What TV channel is Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Conor McGregor on and can I live stream it?

BT Sport hold the exclusive rights to UFC in the UK and Ireland until December this year.

Subscribers will be able to watch all the action online and on the BT Sport app, which is available on Google Play, the App Store and Windows 10 devices.

Alternatively, you can follow all of the action on our dedicated SunSport LIVE BLOG.

When is the final press conference?

Khabib and Conor will hold a second press conference on Thursday, October 4 ahead of their big fight.

It will begin at 11pm UK time.

After an explosive first press conference, which saw McGregor launch his own whiskey amid a host of fiery exchanges, this is a must see.

Who is on the undercard?

Ryan LaFlare vs Tony Martin (welterweight)

Gray Maynard vs Nik Lentz (lightweight)

Scott Holtzman vs Alan Patrick (lightweight)

Lina Lansberg vs Yana Kunitskaya (bantamweight)

Aspen Ladd vs Tonya Evinger (bantamweight)

Sergio Pettis vs Jussier Formiga (flyweight)

Sean O'Malley vs Jose Quinonez (bantamweight)

Michelle Waterson vs Felice Herrig (strawweight)

Derrick Lewis vs Alexander Volkov (heavyweight)

Ovince Saint Preux vs Dominick Reyes (light heavyweight)

Tony Ferguson vs Anthony Pettis (lightweight)

Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Conor McGregor (lightweight)

Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov face off after their first press conference together ahead of UFC 229

CONOR MCGREGOR is back in the octagon for his toughest MMA battle yet, as he goes up against unbeaten favourite Khabib Nurmagomedov.