By: MMAjunkie Staff | October 31, 2017 3:05 pm
The UFC returns to New York’s famed Madison Square Garden this week, and the promotion has rolled out its “Embedded” treatment for a preview of Saturday’s UFC 217 event.
UFC 217, which features three title fights, takes place Saturday. The main card airs on pay-per-view following prelims on FS1 and UFC Fight Pbad.
In the headliner, middleweight champ Michael Bisping (30-7 MMA, 20-7 UFC) puts his belt on the line against former welterweight title holder Georges St-Pierre (25-2 MMA, 19-2 UFC).
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In the co-main event, bantamweight champ Cody Garbrandt (11-0 MMA, 6-0 UFC) steps in against former champ and teammate T.J. Dillashaw (14-3 MMA, 10-3 UFC), while in the third title fight, strawweight champ Joanna Jedrzejczyk (14-0 MMA, 8-0 UFC) meets former title challenger. Rose Namajunas (6-3 MMA, 4-2 UFC).
In the second episode of “Embedded,” Garbrandt arrives in New York and goes on a shopping spree. Dillashaw is joined by head coach Duane Ludwig at his home in California. Jedrzejczyk and Namajunas both ramp up training with tough sessions. Bisping gets his heart rate going by running on the treadmill and talking about his career. St-Pierre packs for the trip to New York.
Check out the full episode above.
For more on UFC 217, check out the UFC Rumors section of the site.
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