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Coach Lobbies For Khabib Vs. McGregor 2 At Dallas Cowboys Stadium

The talks of a rematch between UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and MMA superstar Conor McGregor continue to heat up.
Not only does UFC president Dana White anticipate a rematch between …read more

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Dana White Says Conor McGregor Will Fight Anyone Following UFC 229 Loss

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White insists that Conor McGregor won’t shy away from bouts outside of an immediate rematch with Khabib Nurmagomedov. McGregor is coming off a fourth-round …read more

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Dana White provides promising update on return of Conor McGregor

Ever since Conor McGregor lost to Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229, there’s been question as to whether or not he’ll ever return to the Octagon. While he seems to be …read more

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Dana White: Conor McGregor wants Khabib Nurmagomedov rematch, but 'he'll fight anybody'

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UFC President Dana White thinks Conor McGregor is just as passionate as he’s ever been when it comes to …read more

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Joe Rogan & Mike Tyson Talk Khabib’s Fighting Future

Joe Rogan has given Mike Tyson a rundown of possibilities for Khabib Nurmagomedov’s fighting future. Many are hoping “The Eagle” gets a light punishment from the Nevada State Athletic Commission …read more

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VIDEO | Joe Rogan and Mike Tyson discuss interesting option for Khabib Nurmagomedov

The future of UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov is currently quite murky. Although the undefeated champ has many exciting options — in several divisions — it’s not clear which one …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov comments on potential Conor McGregor rematch

Over the last few weeks, there’s been renewed buzz about a potential rematch between UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and former champion Conor McGregor. UFC President Dana White has suggested …read more

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Morning Report: Khabib Nurmagomedov not interested in Conor McGregor rematch: ‘He doesn’t deserve this’

At UFC 229, Khabib Nurmagomedov finally faced off with Conor McGregor, after nearly a year of build up. The fight was a blowout, with Nurmagomedov dominating most of the contest …read more

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Khabib’s coach wants Cowboys Stadium for McGregor rematch, Diaz responds

American Kickboxing Academy head coach Javier Mendez is looking at a massive venue for the expected rematch between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor. Given how the first fight ended at …read more

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Coach wants Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor rematch next

The next fight of UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov remains a mystery. In the opinion of Nurmagomedov’s head coach Javier Mendez, however, the best option available is a rematch with …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov on Potential Second Fight Against Conor McGregor: ‘Rematch for What?’

Khabib Nurmagomedov doesn’t quite understand the push for a rematch against Conor McGregor. The reigning UFC lightweight champion landed in Australia this week for a vacation as well as making …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor 2 In AT&T Stadium? Javier Mendez Wants It

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s coach Javier Mendez wants to see his fighter compete inside AT&T Stadium. Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor clashed back in Oct. 2018. They headlined the biggest pay-per-view in Ultimate …read more

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Javier Mendez wants Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor rematch at AT&T Stadium

American Kickboxing Academy head coach Javier Mendez believes that AT&T Stadium is an ideal venue for a rematch between lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor.
“The Eagle” claimed a …read more

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Zahabi Wants GSP vs. Khabib At 165

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has looked unstoppable in his mixed martial arts (MMA) career. The Russian is currently undefeated after 27 professional fights. He recently defeated Conor McGregor via …read more

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Zahabi: The best matchup for GSP is against Khabib at 165 pounds

Tristar Gym coach Firas Zahabi talks about the 165-pound division that involves a possible matchup between Georges St-Pierre and Khabib Nurmagomedov. There have been loud talks about a new 165-pound …read more

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VIDEO | Firas Zahabi hopes for 165-pound division where ‘Georges St-Pierre vs Khabib Nurmagomedov makes a lot of sense’

“[Georges St-Pierre is] back in training as usual.” Tristar head coach Firas Zahabi told MMA Betz. “Hopefully, he’ll get back in the game in 2019… So keep an eye out …read more

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White: Nate Diaz turned down fight against Khabib

According to Dana White, Nate Diaz turned down a fight against Khabib Nurmagomedov. Nate Diaz and Khabib Nurmagomedov’s latest beef on social media, which seems to be a continuation of …read more

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Diaz, Khabib battle on Twitter: ‘I slapped you in the head and you didn’t do sh-t’

Nate Diaz took to social media to badger Khabib Nurmagomedov, who responded in kind. Another day, another battle between elite lightweights on social media. Nate Diaz, Khabib Nurmagomedov, and …read more

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White: Nate Diaz Turned Down A Fight With Khabib

Following their back and forth on Twitter, Nate Diaz vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov doesn’t sound like a bad fight at this exact moment. They’ve got history. Their respective entourages ended up …read more

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Khabib Fires Back At ‘Coward’ Nate Diaz

Nate Diaz claims he slapped Khabib Nurmagomedov in front of his entire team, and “The Eagle” didn’t do anything about it. He doubled down on those claims recently. Khabib posted …read more

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McGregor Takes Aim At ‘Broke Boys’ Khabib & Paulie Malignaggi

Former UFC “Champ Champ” Conor McGregor has been pretty active on social media lately. “The Notorious” hasn’t been seen in combat sports action since his October defeat to Khabib Nurmagomedov. …read more

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VIDEO | Khabib Nurmagomedov – Nate Diaz feud heats up as footage of their 2015 altercation resurfaces

Things are tense atop the UFC lightweight division. Over the last few days, champ Khabib Nurmagomedov and former champ Conor McGregor have been trading shots on social media, and on …read more

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Nate Diaz Slaps His Way into Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor Feud

Nate Diaz may not have set foot in the Octagon in nearly two and a half years, but he’s managed to hijack the feud between UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov …read more

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Nate Diaz To Team Khabib: You’re All P*ssies

Nate Diaz kept it short and sweet with his verbal shot towards Khabib Nurmagomedov and his team. Conor McGregor and Nurmagomedov recently engaged in a war of words. The “Notorious” …read more

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Nate Diaz rips Khabib Nurmagomedov after champ takes shot at Conor McGregor

Over the last few days, former UFC lightweight and featherweight champion Conor McGregor and reigning lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov have engaged in a fiery war of words on social media. …read more

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Nate To Khabib: ‘I Slapped You In Your Head’

Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov have spent the last week jawing at each other on social media. McGregor writing a long screed that basically boils down to “Stop being a …read more

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Dustin Poirier calls out Khabib, Ferguson on Twitter

Dustin Poirier feels he should be next in line for a title shot. Khabib Nurmagomedov, Conor McGregor, Tony Ferguson. Those are the ‘big three’ — the creme de la creme …read more

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Conor McGregor reveals what he actually said to Khabib Nurmagomedov at the end of Round 3

During the third-round of this past October’s UFC 229 headliner, Khabib Nurmagomedov could be heard telling Conor McGregor “let’s talk now” while unleashing some brutal ground and pound strikes.
When the …read more

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Conor McGregor Blasts Khabib Nurmagomedov, Paulie Malignaggi; UFC Champ Fires Back

Conor McGregor was fired up on Friday by going after UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and former sparring partner Paulie Malignaggi in a lengthy post on social media.
What spurred the …read more

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Khabib: Enjoy The Shame, McGregor

Things are really starting to heat back up between Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov.
McGregor engaged in some pretty serious mental warfare leading up to their fight at UFC 229 in …read more

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Conor McGregor tells ‘broke boys’ Khabib Nurmagomedov, Paulie Malignaggi ‘don’t be b*tching’

Conor McGregor took shots at adversary Khabib Nurmagomedov and former sparring partner Paulie Malignaggi, urging both to stop “bitching” in a social media in the early hours of Saturday morning. …read more

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Khabib to 'tapmachine' Conor McGregor: 'You will live with this shame all your life'

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It didn’t take Khabib Nurmagomedov long to respond to Conor McGregor’s online jabs.
McGregor (21-4 MMA, 9-2 UFC) late Friday took …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov issues savage response after Conor McGregor calls him a “proper b***h”

On Friday night, former UFC lightweight and featherweight champion Conor McGregor took to Instagram to share his thoughts on one of his chief rivals from the boxing world, Paulie Malignaggi. …read more

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McGregor denies telling Khabib ‘it’s only business’?

Three months later, and Conor McGregor seems like he’s denying he told Khabib Nurmagomedov that “it’s only business” One of the moments that immediately went viral after their UFC 229 …read more

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VIDEO | Conor McGregor rips “broke b*tches” Paul Malignaggi and Khabib Nurmagomedov

Former two-division UFC champion Conor McGregor took to Instagram this evening where he proceeded to blast Paul Malignaggi and Khabib Nurmagomedov with the following video and statement.

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Khabib Takes Shot At Conor McGregor On Instagram

Conor McGregor suffered the second loss of his UFC career back in October. “The Notorious” was submitted in the fourth round of his lightweight title match against Khabib Nurmagomedov. “The …read more

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Dustin Poirier targets Khabib Nurmagomedov, Tony Ferguson

Currently on an impressive four-fight unbeaten streak, and with just one loss in his last nine fights, Dustin Poirier is irrefutably one of the top contenders in the crowded UFC …read more

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Khabib Reunites The Brawl Squad To Mock McGregor

If imitation is the most sincere form of flattery, you could say lightweight champ Khabib Nurmagomedov just flattered Conor McGregor. The Dagestani fighter took to Instagram on Friday morning to …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov borrows famous Conor McGregor quote on social media

Shortly after Conor McGregor defeated Dustin Poirier at UFC 178 in 2014, he proclaimed to his throngs of Irish fans in attendance “if one of us goes to war, we …read more

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Feature: The potential threats facing UFC champ Khabib Nurmagomedov 

Karim Zidan delves into the potential threats facing the UFC lightweight champion, including those from Islamic militants, corrupt politicians, and ruthless gangsters. In the months following Khabib Nurmagomedov’s dominant …read more

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MMA Squared 2018 Award: Story of the year

Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov achieved the MMA trifecta of headlines, violence, and cash. From the bus attack, to the court appearance, to the post-fight melee, this story entered …read more

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Did Khabib Downplay Manager’s Disinterest In Ferguson?

Ali Abdelaziz, manager to current Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov, recently stated that fighting Tony Ferguson next wasn’t in the cards since “El Cucuy” simply wasn’t a …read more

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Khabib on manager shooting down Ferguson fight: Those were his comments, not mine

Despite Ali Abdelaziz’ comments, Khabib Nurmagomedov could still be interested in a fight against Tony Ferguson. Last week, Khabib Nurmagomedov’s manager, Ali Abdelaziz, shut down any talk of a potential …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov responds to fan backlash after manager dismisses Tony Ferguson fight

Speaking to MMA Fighting recently, Ali Abdelaziz claimed that streaking lightweight contender Tony Ferguson would “100%” not be the next opponent for his star client, UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov.
“The …read more

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VIDEO | Dana White foresees Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Conor McGregor 2 in 2019, ‘this fight should happen’

“I think a lot of people want to see that fight,” UFC President Dana White said of a rematch between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor. “We gotta see how this …read more

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Manager: ‘One hundred percent’ Ferguson is not Khabib’s next fight

Manager Ali Abdelaziz shuts down the long-awaited fight between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson. In an ideal scenario, Tony Ferguson is the next in line to challenge Khabib Nurmagomedov for …read more

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Dana White Unsure if Conor McGregor Will Be The Same Again

Yesterday, it was reported that Dana White believed that a future bout between Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov is likely to take place in 2019, provided “everything goes right.” With …read more

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Dana White: Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor rematch should happen in 2019

Dana White believes that Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor will meet again in 2019 following the Russian’s one-sided win over the Irishman at UFC 229 in October.
Speaking to TMZ …read more

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Dana White: Khabib vs. McGregor 2 'Should Happen' in 2019

It should come as no surprise that Ultimate Fighting Championship President Dana White is talking up a rematch between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor. …read more

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Manager: Tony Ferguson not next for Khabib Nurmagomedov, ‘We want the biggest money fight’ and ‘Ferguson’s not that’

It seems as if the UFC lightweight division is almost destined for cloudiness among the top of the heap.
In April 2018, undefeated 27-0 dominator Khabib ‘The Eagle’ Nurmagomedov finally claimed …read more

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Dana White Anticipates Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor 2 in 2019

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor appear to be headed for another collision course in 2019. Now that doesn’t necessarily mean they’ll be fighting each other next but …read more

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White: Khabib vs McGregor Rematch Should Happen In 2019

At the moment, there is no telling how much longer current Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight champion, Khabib Nurmagomedov, and Conor McGregor will be sidelined for their involvement in the …read more

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White: Khabib-McGregor II should happen in 2019 if all goes right

The UFC president expects to book a second fight between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor this year, should everything fall into place. The UFC on ESPN era kicked off at …read more

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Manager discusses what’s next for Khabib Nurmagomedov, Kamaru Usman, Frankie Edgar, more

With a busy 2018 campaign coming to a close, Dominance MMA’s Ali Abdelaziz sat down with MMA Fighting to discuss the coming slate for his vast, star-studded stable of fighters …read more

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Manager: Floyd Mayweather is ‘begging’ for fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov

This morning in Tokyo, Japan, Floyd Mayweather authored a lopsided destruction of kickboxing whiz Tenshin Nasukawa in a boxing exhibition bout (watch here). From the sounds of it, there could …read more

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Morning Report: Khabib Nurmagomedov’s manager: Floyd Mayweather ‘very much begging for the fight’ with Khabib

2018 was a big year for Khabib Nurmagomedov. After winning the undisputed (but heavily disputed) lightweight championship with a unanimous decision victory over Al Iaquinta at UFC 223, Nurmagomedov went …read more

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Manager: Tony Ferguson Is One Of “Easiest” Fights For Khabib

Perhaps the next UFC lightweight title match-up to go down will be between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson. This is a fight the UFC has attempted to make several times …read more

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Khabib’s manager rips both Mayweather and Ferguson

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s manager Ali Abdelaziz has some words for both Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Tony Ferguson. Khabib Nurmagomedov’s future may be hanging in the balance for the time being, but …read more

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Manager explains why Tony Ferguson is ‘one of the easiest fights’ for Khabib Nurmagomedov

Fans have been clamoring for a fight between UFC lightweight champ Khabib Nurmagomedov and streaking contender Tony Ferguson for years. Yet from the sounds of it, Nurmagomedov and his team …read more

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Khabib's manager: Mayweather 'doesn't have enough balls' for MMA; Ferguson fight too easy

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov could take home a huge paycheck for his next fight and make one more step toward securing his financial future. Or, he could settle for …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov campaigns for Javier Mendez to be named Coach of the Year for 2018

Javier Mendez, who serves as the head coach at American Kickboxing Academy in Fresno, California, has had a huge year. He shepherded Khabib Nurmagomedov to a lightweight title win and …read more

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Covington: ‘Sheep lover’ Khabib endangered innocent people during brawl

Colby Covington criticizes the UFC 229 post-fight brawl involving Khabib Nurmagomedov, Conor McGregor, and their respective cornermen. Even after two months since it all went down, the UFC 229 post-fight …read more

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Tony Ferguson Calls for Khabib Nurmagomedov to be Stripped

The UFC’s lightweight division is currently in a state of uncertainty, with reigning champion Khabib Nurmagomedov entangled in red tape from the aftermath of the UFC 229 main event. The …read more

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Top MMA storylines of 2018: 1. Conor McGregor-Khabib Nurmagomedov saga

A slap. A bus attack. Shattered glass. Injured fighters. An arrest. A post-fight melee.
In the end? The highest-selling UFC pay-per-view event of all time.
Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov had a …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov reacts to news of ‘atypical finding’ in Jon Jones drug test

Undefeated UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov shares his thoughts on the news of an ‘atypical finding’ in Jon Jones USADA drug test.
“The Eagle” took to Twitter shortly following the news …read more

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Gunnar Nelson happy to help Conor McGregor for Khabib Nurmagomedov rematch

Gunnar Nelson was one of the most glaring omissions from Conor McGregor’s UFC 229 camp due to a knee injury that he sustained, which also ruled him out of a …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov has reportedly received a mega offer to rematch Conor McGregor

Current UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has reportedly received a huge offer to rematch former UFC two-division champ Conor McGregor in 2019.
The bitter rivals, Conor and Khabib, first met two …read more

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Michael Chiesa Lawsuit Claims Conor McGregor Bus Attack was ‘Staged, Reckless Publicity Stunt’

Michael Chiesa’s attorneys are claiming Conor McGregor staged the attack on a bus ahead of UFC 223 in order to drum up publicity for a future fight against Khabib Nurmagomedov. …read more

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Ray Longo shocked that Al Iaquinta was underdog for Kevin Lee rematch

MMA coach Ray Longo expected Al Iaquinta to receive a little more credit for going five rounds against UFC lightweight champ Khabib Nurmagomedov. Apparently, he was wrong.
Longo was blown away …read more

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Report: Eagles MMA executive wanted for attempted murder of MMA fighter 

Karim Zidan delves into the controversy surrounding Eagles MMA, the fight club founded by oligarch Ziyavudin Magomedov and once featured UFC lightweight champ Khabib Nurmagomedov as its president. …read more

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Khabib shuts down divisive reporter for asking ‘stupid’ question

Khabib Nurmagomedov has little patience for stupid questions. It’s no secret that Khabib Nurmagomedov is proud of his Dagestani roots, but the undefeated UFC lightweight champion also represents the Russian …read more

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Conor McGregor Says He’s Launching “Rockets” In 2019

Conor McGregor says he’s launching “rockets” in 2019. Whatever that means. “The Notorious” comes off a fourth-round submission defeat to Khabib Nurmagomedov in October. McGregor attempted to return to the …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov rips Russian reporter for ‘stupid question’

Khabib Nurmagomedov was recently asked by a journalist from the Russian publication URA.ru whether he represents the Russian republic of Dagestan, or the wider country of Russia as a whole. …read more

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Rocket Man!

Think Conor McGregor is going to just quietly fade into the background after getting “knocked” by lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov at the UFC 229 pay-per-view (PPV) event last October in …read more

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Iaquinta Is The F—king Man, Not McGregor

We don’t yet know when Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion, Khabib Nurmagomedov, is going to make his return to mixed martial arts (MMA), as his fate hangs in the …read more

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Khabib Advises Kevin Lee Following UFC Milwaukee Loss

Kevin Lee has been calling out current lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov for years. Constantly claiming that the undefeated Nurmagomedov would be an easy fight for him, Lee he has never …read more

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Dillon Danis takes shot at Khabib Nurmagomedov

The beef between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor’s teams seems to be alive and well. On Sunday afternoon, McGregor training partner Dillon Danis took to Twitter where he took a …read more

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UFC on FOX 31 Aftermath: Al Iaquinta answers the questions

The jury remained out on Al Iaquinta after his UFC 229 performance against Khabib Nurmagomedov on April 7.
Iaquinta didn’t back down from about as tough a task as you can …read more

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Al Iaquinta says he deserves Khabib Nurmagomedov rematch ahead of Conor McGregor

If Conor McGregor wants an immediate rematch with Khabib Nurmagomedov, Al Iaquinta has a message for him: Step aside, buddy.
“If Conor thinks he’s getting a rematch before me, I think …read more

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Iaquinta calls out Ferguson after UFC Milwaukee win over Lee

After a big win in his rematch against Kevin Lee, Al Iaquinta now wants Tony Ferguson. Coming off a loss against Khabib Nurmagomedov in April, Al Iaquinta was able …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov sends Kevin Lee a message following his loss at UFC Milwaukee

Current UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov was clearly watching tonight’s UFC Milwaukee main event fight between fellow 155-pounders Kevin Lee and Al Iaquinta.
Shortly following Kevin Lee’s unanimous decision loss to …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov gives props to 'strong' Al Iaquinta after UFC on FOX 31 win

Khabib Nurmagomedov gave Al Iaquinta positive reviews for his victory over Kevin Lee on Saturday in the UFC on FOX 31 main event.
After defeating Lee (17-4 MMA, 10-4 UFC) at …read more

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Iaquinta Vs. Lee 2 Full Fight Video Highlights!

Al Iaquinta rebounded from his recent loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov in a very big way last night (Sat., Dec. 15, 2018) at UFC on FOX 31 from inside Fiserv Forum …read more

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Michael Chandler Feels He Can Solve The Puzzle Of Khabib

Newly crowned Bellator lightweight champion Michael Chandler believes he can best Khabib Nurmagomedov. Chandler challenged Brent Primus for the 155-pound gold in the main event of Bellator 212. Chandler won …read more

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If Michael Chandler could choose anyone, he says Khabib Nurmagomedov would be next

HONOLULU — After his title victory at Bellator 212, Michael Chandler discusses the win over Brent Primus, why he would want Khabib Nurmagomedov next if he had the choice, Primus …read more

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Khabib Puts Holloway Superfight On Ice, Targets Ferguson And Poirier Instead

Reigning UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and UFC featherweight titleholder Max Holloway seem to be on a high-speed collision course for a battle of epic proportion.
Khabib, who is currently awaiting …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov believes Max Holloway needs to ‘test’ himself at lightweight before a potential fight

Among the madness that was UFC 223, we saw several changes made to the fight card as well as the main event.
Originally scheduled to be a vacant lightweight title bout …read more

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Al Iaquinta hopes Khabib Nurmagomedov just gets ‘slap on the wrist’ from commission after UFC 229 brawl

MILWAUKEE — At UFC on FOX 31 media day, Al Iaquinta discusses Kevin Lee’s remarks about sending him back to the prelims, working with Project Spearhead to potentially unionize fighters, …read more

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Father suggests Khabib Nurmagomedov has already reached agreement with NSAC

Shortly after UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov submitted Conor McGregor in the main event of UFC 229, he leapt over the side of the cage and attacked McGregor’s training partner …read more

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Edson Barboza: Dan Hooker Is “Most Important Fight” of Career

Edson Barboza is a proven veteran of the UFC who has shared the Octagon with the likes of Khabib Nurmagomedov, Tony Ferguson, Donald Cerrone, and Anthony Pettis, among others. However, …read more

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Khabib’s Father Shares Expected NSAC Suspension Length

Earlier this week, it was reported that reigning UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov had been granted a continuance in his pending Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) case, with the next …read more

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Sit Down! Ferguson Rebukes Poirier For Twitter Callout

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), just as it did when Conor McGregor was the lightweight champion, has been forced to put the 155-pound division on ice while reigning titleholder, Khabib Nurmagomedov, …read more

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Tony Ferguson responds to Dustin Poirier’s recent callout

With UFC lightweight champ Khabib Nurmagomedov and former champ Conor McGregor both currently tied up with looming discipline from the Nevada State Athletic Commission, Dustin Poirier has recently been angling …read more

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Poirier: Give Me Ferguson, Or Let Me And McGregor Go At It

We don’t yet know what’s going to happen with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight titleholder, Khabib Nurmagomedov, who is expected to face some sort of disciplinary action at next month’s …read more

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Dustin Poirier scolds UFC for holding up lightweight division, calls for fight with Tony Ferguson

Reigning UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and former champion Conor McGregor were expected to appear in front of the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) today to face the music for …read more

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John Kavanagh On Conor McGregor: Even Superman Slows Down

Conor McGregor’s coach John Kavanagh is unsure if he’ll corner Conor McGregor for his next fight. McGregor is coming off a fourth round submission loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov back in …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov's UFC 229 brawl hearing delayed until Jan. 29

LAS VEGAS – UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov will have to wait a little longer to hear his fate regarding his role in an infamous post-UFC 229 brawl.
Nevada State Athletic …read more

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Khabib Granted NSAC Hearing Continuance

It appears that UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has also been granted a continuance in his Nevada State Athletic Commision (NSAC) case. Conor McGregor was granted one last week. Both …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov NSAC hearing delayed until New Year

Shortly after Khabib Nurmagomedov submitted Conor McGregor in the main event of UFC 229, he leapt over the cage and attacked McGregor’s training partner Dillon Danis. In the ensuing fracas, …read more

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Khabib NSAC Hearing Delayed Until Next Month

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion, Khabib Nurmagomedov, was expected to appear before Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) on Monday (Dec. 10, 2018) to answer for his actions at UFC …read more

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