The first episode of UFC 189 Embedded has been released, featuring behind the scenes footage of fighters like Conor McGregor, Robbie Lawler, and Rory MacDonald on the scene for the Reebook UFC Fight Kit unveiling. Also, the news of UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo announces that he will not be fighting at UFC 189 due to a rib injury. The UFC announces that Chad Mendes will fight McGregor for the UFC featherweight interim title. Check out all of the footage in the player below:
UFC 189 will take place on July 11 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Chad Mendes will take on Conor McGregor for the UFC interim featherweight title in the main event. The co-main event will feature UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler looking to defend his title for the first time in a rematch against Rory MacDonald.
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