The UFC 249 press conference featuring lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and challenger Tony Ferguson is set for Mar. 6 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
UFC officials confirmed the details Wednesday. The actual fight takes place April 18 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.
Khabib Nurmagomedov (28-0-0) will be making his third consecutive defence of his lightweight title against No.1 challenger Tony Ferguson (25-3-0). The fight had been booked four times previously in 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018, but had been cancelled every time due to injury.
The doors open at 2:30 p.m. and the event starts at 3:00 p.m. local time.
The event is open and free to the public.