Embedded For UFC 215 – Episodes 1 – 4

On Episode 1 of UFC 215 Embedded, flyweight title challenger Ray Borg wraps up his New Mexico fight camp with uphill sprints and a mitt session. Bantamweight title challenger Valentina Shevchenko trains at an Edmonton Gracie-Barra outpost with her lifelong teammate, her sister. Champion Amanda Nunes and girlfriend Nina Ansaroff continue their work at Florida’s American Top Team, ready to make up for lost time. Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson stays busy at home, where doing dishes and chasing grasshoppers are his responsibility. UFC 215 Embedded is an all-access, behind-the-scenes video blog leading up to the two title fights at UFC 215 taking place Saturday, September 9 on Pay-Per-View.

On Episode 2 of UFC 215 Embedded, bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes is relieved to arrive in Edmonton for fight week. Her challenger Valentina Shevchenko, who has a different attitude toward air travel, visits a local aviation museum. Flyweight title challenger Ray Borg makes time to take a few shots, first at the archery range and then the detoxifying kind. Flyweight champion and major gamer Demetrious Johnson shows off his home streaming studio. UFC 215 Embedded is an all-access, behind-the-scenes video blog leading up to the two title fights at UFC 215 taking place Saturday, September 9 on Pay-Per-View.

On Episode 3 of UFC 215 Embedded, women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes and challenger Valentina Shevchenko continue to sharpen the techniques they’ve been working on throughout their camps as their rematch draws closer. Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson and his opponent Ray Borg join the headliners at the host hotel, where all four get their first looks at the new UFC Fight Night Collection, which includes custom-designed walkout shirts. Then it’s off to media day where the fighters face the press – and their opponents up close. UFC 215 Embedded is an all-access, behind-the-scenes video blog leading up to the two title fights at UFC 215 taking place Saturday, September 9 on Pay-Per-View.

On Episode 4 of UFC 215 Embedded, bantamweight title challenger Valentina Shevchenko talks confidence going into her championship rematch and sees the results of a glam outdoor photo shoot. Ever-competitive women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes keeps her mind off her weight cut with video game soccer. Then the stars show off their skills in front of fans at the official open workouts, where UFC welterweight Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone and heavyweight Cain Velasquez hold court with Milan Lucic and Darnell Nurse of the Edmonton Oilers. Friday morning marks the official weigh-in, where the headlining women hit their target numbers, and that afternoon they face off in front of fans at the ceremonial weigh-in. UFC 215 Embedded is an all-access, behind-the-scenes video blog leading up to the two title fights at UFC 215 taking place Saturday, September 9 on Pay-Per-View.

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