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UFC 229 fight week press conference

Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov speak at a press conference Thursday ahead of their lightweight title fight scheduled for Saturday's UFC 229 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

Khabib Nurmagomedov speaks during a news conference for
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Khabib Nurmagomedov speaks during a news conference for the UFC 229 mixed martial arts bouts Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, in Las Vegas. Nurmagomedov is scheduled to fight Conor McGregor Saturday in Las Vegas.

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov remarks on a
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UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov remarks on a tardy Conor McGregor (not pictured) during a press conference for UFC 229 at Park Theater at Park MGM on October 04, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Nurmagomedov will defend his title against McGregor at UFC 229 on October 6 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Conor McGregor speaks during a press conference for
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Conor McGregor speaks during a press conference for UFC 229 at Park Theater at Park MGM on October 04, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. McGregor will challenge UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov for his title at UFC 229 on October 06 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Conor McGregor speaks during a press conference for
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Conor McGregor speaks during a press conference for UFC 229 at Park Theater at Park MGM on October 04, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. McGregor will challenge UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov for his title at UFC 229 on October 06 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Conor McGregor speaks during a press conference for
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Isaac Brekken

Conor McGregor speaks during a press conference for UFC 229 at Park Theater at Park MGM on October 04, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. McGregor will challenge UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov for his title at UFC 229 on October 6 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

Conor McGregor poses for cameras following a press
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Conor McGregor poses for cameras following a press conference for UFC 229 at Park Theater at Park MGM on October 03, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. McGregor will challenge UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov for his title at UFC 229 on October 6 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

Conor McGregor poses for cameras following a press
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Isaac Brekken

Conor McGregor poses for cameras following a press conference for UFC 229 at Park Theater at Park MGM on October 03, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. McGregor will challenge UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov for his title at UFC 229 on October 6 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

Khabib Nurmagomedov speaks during a news conference for
Photo Credit: AP / John Locher

Khabib Nurmagomedov speaks during a news conference for the UFC 229 mixed martial arts bouts Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, in Las Vegas. Nurmagomedov is scheduled to fight Conor McGregor on Saturday in Las Vegas.

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov poses for cameras
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Isaac Brekken

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov poses for cameras during a press conference for UFC 229 at Park Theater at Park MGM on October 04, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Nurmagomedov will defend his title against Conor McGregor at UFC 229 on October 6 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Conor McGregor speaks during a press conference for
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Isaac Brekken

Conor McGregor speaks during a press conference for UFC 229 at Park Theater at Park MGM on October 04, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. McGregor will challenge UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov for his title at UFC 229 on October 06 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Conor McGregor speaks during a press conference for
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Isaac Brekken

Conor McGregor speaks during a press conference for UFC 229 at Park Theater at Park MGM on October 04, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. McGregor will challenge UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov for his title at UFC 229 on October 06 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Conor McGregor arrives at a news conference for
Photo Credit: AP / John Locher

Conor McGregor arrives at a news conference for the UFC 229 mixed martial arts bout Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, in Las Vegas. McGregor is scheduled to fight Khabib Nurmagomedov on Saturday in Las Vegas.

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov speaks during a
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Isaac Brekken

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov speaks during a press conference for UFC 229 at Park Theater at Park MGM on October 04, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Nurmagomedov will defend his title against Conor McGregor at UFC 229 on October 6 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Conor McGregor speaks during a press conference for
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Isaac Brekken

Conor McGregor speaks during a press conference for UFC 229 at Park Theater at Park MGM on October 04, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. McGregor will challenge UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov for his title at UFC 229 on October 06 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Khabib Nurmagomedov, left, listens to Dana White during
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Khabib Nurmagomedov, left, listens to Dana White during a news conference for the UFC 229 mixed martial arts bouts Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, in Las Vegas. Nurmagomedov is scheduled to fight Conor McGregor on Saturday in Las Vegas.

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov speaks during a
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Isaac Brekken

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov speaks during a press conference for UFC 229 at Park Theater at Park MGM on October 04, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Nurmagomedov will defend his title against Conor McGregor at UFC 229 on October 6 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Conor McGregor speaks during a press conference for
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Isaac Brekken

Conor McGregor speaks during a press conference for UFC 229 at Park Theater at Park MGM on October 04, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. McGregor will challenge UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov for his title at UFC 229 on October 06 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

UFC President Dana White (R) speaks with UFC
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UFC President Dana White (R) speaks with UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov during a press conference for UFC 229 at Park Theater at Park MGM on October 04, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Nurmagomedov will defend his title against Conor McGregor at UFC 229 on October 6 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Conor McGregor (L) greets UFC President Dana White
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Conor McGregor (L) greets UFC President Dana White during a press conference for UFC 229 at Park Theater at Park MGM on October 04, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. McGregor will challenge UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov for his title at UFC 229 on October 06 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Conor McGregor speaks during a press conference for
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Isaac Brekken

Conor McGregor speaks during a press conference for UFC 229 at Park Theater at Park MGM on October 04, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. McGregor will challenge UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov for his title at UFC 229 on October 06 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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