UFC drop first spine-tingling promo for Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Justin Gaethje as fans are sent into frenzy of excitement ahead of UFC 254
- Khabib Nurmagomedov will be defending his lightweight title on October 24
- Champion faces Justin Gaethje after American destroyed Tony Ferguson
- UFC have dropped the first trailer and fans are already getting hyped up
The first Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Justin Gaethje trailer has been dropped and sent fans into a frenzy ahead of the most anticipated fight of the year.
On October 24, the undefeated Russian puts his perfect record and lightweight belt on the line against the interim champion.
A two-and-a-half minute video has been released by the UFC ramping up the excitement.
Justin Gaethje is the dangerous challenger many think could undo Khabib Nurmagomedov
The challenger smells blood and has an incredible record of finishing fights
Footage of Khabib beating Conor McGregor was used in the promo video by the UFC
Ever since Gaethje dominated Tony Ferguson, winning by fifth-round TKO earlier this summer, there has been huge anticipation about his fight with Khabib.
Many believe he has the attributes that could cause the fearsome wrestler problems and the legendary cardio to back it up over a whole 25 minutes.
The UFC’s promotional video begins by showing Gaethje overcoming Ferguson and afterwards throwing the interim belt on the mat, declaring that he is only interested in the real thing.