[Video] UFC 209 Countdown: Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Tony Ferguson By Dale Jordan on February 27, 2017 LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 19: (L-R) No. 1 lightweight contender Khabib Nurmagomedov of Russia and No. 2 lightweight contender Tony Ferguson face off during the UFC 209 Ultimate Media Day event inside The Park Theater on January 19, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Juan Cardenas/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images) Dynamic lightweight contender Tony Ferguson and 23-0 Khabib Nurmagomedov get their long-anticipated matchup with the interim lightweight championship up for grabs. Check out our latest podcast episode featuring Desmond Green & Matteo Urella.