UFC Unfiltered: Khabib Nurmagomedov & Al Iaquinta

Number one ranked UFC Lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov calls in ahead of his UFC 209 fight against Tony Ferguson and discusses dealing with Tony's guard, training with Renzo Gracie, and not caring about Conor McGregor's whereabouts. Before that, UFC Lightweight contender Al Iaquinta joins Jim and Matt in studio to talk about his UFC Fight Night 108 bout against Diego Sanchez, teaching seminars in Australia, and where his "Raging" nickname came from. Plus, the guys make their UFC 209 picks and talk about Michael Bisping vs. GSP for the UFC Middleweight title, NYSAC denying Holly Holm's UFC 208 appeal, Dan Hardy's possible return to the Octagon, and more.

Some of the highlights from Episode 74 of UFC Unfiltered include:

Khabib is going to smash Tony Ferguson when the cage door closes

Khabib is intrigued by the ground game battle at UFC 209

Khabib on training with Renzo Gracie

Khabib doesn't care what Conor McGregor is up to

Khabib on talking to Dana during the Michael Johnson fight


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Doing part of his fight camp for UFC 223 next April 7 at the UFC Performance Institute, Michael Chiesa adds power and explosiveness to his game.
At age 20, Cody’s brother introduced him to five-year old Maddux, who was deathly ill with leukemia. As the two became friends, they made a promise to each other: Maddux would beat cancer, and Cody would become world champion.
Khabib Nurmagomedov showed the lightweight division what he was capable of when he knocked out Thiago Taveres in Brazil back in 2013 to improve to 19-0. Next he faces Tony Ferguson for the lightweight belt at UFC 223 live on Pay-Per-View.