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James Vick is ready to replace Tony Ferguson or Khabib Nurmagomedov if disaster strikes

On April 7, in the main event of UFC 223, interim UFC lightweight champion Tony Ferguson and undefeated contender Khabib Nurmagomedov will battle for the lightweight title. This fight stands …read more

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Coach: Ferguson will KO Khabib, McGregor has ‘no chance’

Coach Rashad Holloway is optimistic about Tony Ferguson’s chances against Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor. Khabib Nurmagomedov might be the betting favorite over Tony Ferguson heading into their highly anticipated …read more

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VIDEO | Artem Lobov Says Conor McGregor Will Fight the Winner of Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson

.@RusHammerMMA on @TheNotoriousMMA: “There’s going to be a clear challenger decided April 7th, and that’s who Conor’s going to fight.”
Full interview with @niallmcgrath4 on this week’s @talkingbrawls: https://t.co/yoiIESN5gH
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Khabib: My Contract Says I’m Fighting Ferguson For McGregor’s UFC Title

Khabib Nurmagomedov may be fighting interim UFC lightweight champion Tony Ferguson at UFC 223 on April 9 live on pay-per-view (PPV) from inside Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., but is …read more

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Dustin Poirier’s Plan is to Beat Justin Gaethje Then Fight Khabib Nurmagomedov For the Real Belt

If the fourth time is the charm, Khabib Nurmagoemdov and Tony Ferguson will finally fight in what is one of the most anticipated and high level fights in the world. …read more

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Morning Report: John Kavanagh says Conor McGregor should fight Khabib Nurmagomedov or Tony Ferguson before Nate Diaz

When Nate Diaz submitted McGregor at UFC 196, it made him a star. Then, when he lost to McGregor in their rematch at UFC 202 and it was the biggest …read more

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Poirier ‘might get title shot’ if he beats Gaethje, talks Ferguson vs Khabib

Dustin Poirier talks about his championship aspirations and the upcoming title fight between Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov. The timing could be just right for top-five ranked UFC lightweight contender …read more

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Tony Ferguson’s Coach: Khabib Nurmagomedov Gets KOed and Conor McGregor Has No Chance

What can be said about Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson’s upcoming fight that already hasn’t? This will be the fourth time these two have tried to meet inside the Octagon, …read more

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Dustin Poirier Believes McGregor Will be Stripped of Lightweight Gold

Dustin Poirier sees the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) stripping Conor McGregor of his lightweight title. On April 7, Tony Ferguson will defend his lightweight gold against Khabib Nurmagomedov in the …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov exchanges gifts with soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s celebrity is growing in the lead-up to the biggest fight of his career.
Unbeaten UFC lightweight Nurmagomedov (25-0 MMA, 9-0 UFC), who meets Tony Ferguson (23-3 MMA, 13-1 UFC) …read more

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Khabib’s manager: Tony Ferguson ‘is probably never going to fight again’ after UFC 223

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s manager believes that his client is going to do so much damage to Tony Ferguson at UFC 223 that he might never compete again. Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov’s Manager Makes Bold Declaration About Tony Ferguson’s Future

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s manager has made an interesting statement. Nurmagomedov is slated to take on interim UFC lightweight champion Tony Ferguson in the main event of UFC 223. As of this …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov’s Manager is Seriously Concerned for Tony Ferguson’s Well-Being

Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov. They’ve been on a collision path since 2015. A lot has been said, but none of it was able to be backed up. This will …read more

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Tony Ferguson will retire disfigured after brutal, bloody loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 223

Those who have seen your face, draw back in fear! And here you thought this was brutal.
Ali Abdel-Aziz, manager for top-ranked lightweight contender Khabib Nurmagomedov, is legitimately concerned for the …read more

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Ali Abdel-Aziz: Tony Ferguson is ‘probably never gonna fight again’ after Khabib Nurmagomedov bout at UFC 223

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s manager swears he is serious when he is legitimately concerned about Tony Ferguson’s health at UFC 223 on April 7 in Brooklyn.
Ali Abdel-Aziz believes it will be a …read more

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Eddie Alvarez staying ready for UFC 223 in case disaster strikes Tony Ferguson vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov

Tony Ferguson isn’t the only person unclear about the stakes involved in his April 7 title defense against Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 223.
With UFC president Dana White outright refusing to …read more

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UFC 223 poster says Ferguson vs. Khabib is for ‘world lightweight championship’

The official UFC 223 poster has been released, and it says Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov will fight for lightweight title. There’s been much confusion surrounding the upcoming lightweight bout …read more

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UFC releases official poster for UFC 223, says Ferguson vs. Nurmagomedov is for ‘world lightweight championship’

The official poster is another indication in the direction of making Tony Ferguson vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov for the undisputed lightweight championship.
UFC 223 is scheduled to take place at the …read more

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McGregor 'currently' negotiating next opponent

UFC superstar Conor McGregor remains non-committal on his next opponent but says Tony Ferguson, Khabib Nurmagomedov, Nate Diaz and Floyd Mayweather Jr. are all possibilities. …read more

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Eddie Alvarez has a ‘theory’ on when Conor McGregor will be stripped by UFC to maximize publicity

Eddie Alvarez has a pretty interesting theory about the state of the lightweight belt and what the UFC brass are thinking. When Dana White announced the Tony Ferguson vs Khabib …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov Plans to Make Conor McGregor Earn Title Shot after UFC 223

Khabib Nurmagomedov isn’t trying to cash in by fighting Conor McGregor.
Instead the undefeated Russian wrecking machine is mostly concerned about his upcoming fight against Tony Ferguson at UFC 223 where …read more

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If he beats Tony Ferguson, Khabib Nurmagomedov plans to make Conor McGregor wait

Khabib Nurmagomedov plans to win the UFC lightweight title and be a different kind of champion.
That means if he beats Tony Ferguson (23-3 MMA, 13-1 UFC) at UFC 223, Nurmagomedov …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov: I don’t think Tony Ferguson has better grappling than me

Khabib Nurmagomedov does not think too highly of Tony Ferguson’s grappling game. UFC lightweight title contender Khabib Nurmagomedov has established a reputation as one of the elite grapplers in …read more

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VIDEO | Khabib Nurmagomedov: “No, no way” Conor McGregor Gets Title Shot Against him If He Becomes Champion

“This is not Conor belt,” Nurmagomedov said in reference to his UFC 223 main event against Tony Ferguson. “This is not interim Tony Ferguson belt. This is undisputed belt. And …read more

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Posted on January 30, 2018, 2:47 am By
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Even with Win at UFC 223, Khabib Nurmagomedov Doesn’t Think McGregor Fight Will Ever Happen

For now, Khabib Nurmagomedov will face Tony Ferguson for the interim – not the undisputed — lightweight title at UFC 223. …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov: ‘No way’ will I let Conor McGregor fight for UFC title when I beat Tony Ferguson

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s plan for 2018 involves beating Tony Ferguson to win what he believes is the real UFC lightweight championship. Then, he wants to give a shot to the next …read more

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Coach: Khabib Nurmagomedov will beat Tony Ferguson and Conor McGregor, retire undefeated

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White has been teasing a lightweight title fight between reigning division champion Conor McGregor and top contender Khabib Nurmagomedov, for what seems like an …read more

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Manager: Khabib May Retire After Bouts With Ferguson & McGregor

It’s possible that Khabib Nurmagomedov won’t be competing for much longer. Nurmagomedov is set to clash with Tony Ferguson on April 7 for what Dana White claims to be the …read more

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Manager claims Khabib Nurmagomedov could retire after next two bouts

On April 7, in the main event of UFC 223, UFC interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson and undefeated contender Khabib Nurmagomedov will battle for gold. Of course, there’s been some …read more

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Eddie Bravo: Tony Ferguson will thank Khabib for taking him down, attack him on the ground

Tony Ferguson’s coach Eddie Bravo also says that Conor McGregor is an easier fight than Khabib Nurmagomedov. Tony Ferguson’s coach Eddie Bravo recently spoke about the UFC lightweight title picture, …read more

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Morning Report: Manager Ali Abdelaziz says Khabib Nurmagomedov will beat Tony Ferguson, Conor McGregor, then possibly retire

Two weeks ago, the UFC announced that Khabib Nurmagomedov would be fighting interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson at UFC 223, and with a title shot finally in his sights, it’s …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov’s Agent Says He’ll Probably Retire After Beating Tony Ferguson and Conor McGregor

UFC president Dana White, when announcing the UFC 223 headliner between interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson and undefeated contender Khabib Nurmagomedov, stated that the fight would be for the undisputed …read more

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MMA's week out of the cage: 'Rampage' and Rashad Evans clash in club, Tony Ferguson trains dangerously

Social media has become a significant part of the sporting landscape. But few, if any, professional sports match the level of interaction and personal access provided by MMA.
In an individual …read more

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‘Coach Cucuy’ Tony Ferguson Releases an Inspirational Statement

What’s it like to be Tony Ferguson? Only one man knows. There have been ups and downs and a lot of time to contemplate since his win over Kevin Lee, …read more

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Posted on January 26, 2018, 3:46 pm By
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Tony Ferguson to Khabib Nurmagomedov: ‘I’m going to leave you f—king bloody’

Tony Ferguson plans to be the first fighter to inflict serious physical damage on Khabib Nurmagomedov. UFC lightweight standout Khabib Nurmagomedov has yet to face an opponent who was …read more

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BREAKING | Coach Says The Plan is for Conor McGregor to Return This Year

Lightweight is on fire. Justin Gaethje is in the UFC. Eddie Alvarez is on a resurgence and carrying an unofficial ‘Most Violent’ title. Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson are once …read more

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Latest UFC 223 fight card, rumors, and updates for ‘Ferguson vs Khabib’ on April 7 in Brooklyn

UFC will crown a new lightweight champion … perhaps, maybe, kinda … when interim (or true, depending on who you ask) titleholder Tony Ferguson meets top contender Khabib Nurmagomedov in …read more

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VIDEO | Ben Askren Breaks Down Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson’s Fight at UFC 223

Once again, Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov are booked in the single best lightweight fight that is available in MMA at this point. At UFC 223, whether it be for …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Kevin Lee explains choice to train with legendary coach Firas Zahabi

In the wake of his submission loss to UFC interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson, Kevin Lee has been looking for ways to freshen up his game. He’s hoping renowned MMA …read more

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Tony Ferguson vows to ‘dance circles’ around Khabib Nurmagomedov and leave him ‘bloody’

The circumstances that brought Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov together at UFC 223 may not have been ideal, but there’s no denying the quality of the fight itself.
Judging solely on …read more

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How Conor McGregor and Tony Ferguson are both the UFC lightweight champion

Dana White has torn through space time to create two champions at lightweight. In the world of Dana White, Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov are fighting for the UFC …read more

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Kevin Lee says Tony Ferguson will beat Khabib and ‘beat the hell’ out of McGregor

Kevin Lee believes Tony Ferguson will be crowned the undisputed UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov might have opened as the early favorite to beat Tony Ferguson in their upcoming …read more

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VIDEO | Tony Ferguson Plans to Cut ‘B-tch’ Khabib Nurmagomedov With ‘Sharp Ass’ Elbows

Two of the very best lightweights on the entire planet are once again scheduled to fight. Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson are squaring off and everyone is getting PTSDéjà vu. …read more

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Tony Ferguson on Lightweight Title Situation: ‘It Bothers The Sh*t Out of me’

Tony Ferguson isn’t happy with how the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has handled the 155-pound title picture. During a press conference hyping up UFC 222 and 223, UFC president Dana …read more

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Posted on January 23, 2018, 6:16 pm By
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Tony Ferguson is not happy about the mystery surrounding Conor McGregor’s belt

On April 7, at UFC 223, UFC interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson will take on Khabib Nurmagomedov in a lightweight title fight. That said, Ferguson doesn’t know whether he’ll be …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Kevin Lee has an opponent in mind for his next fight

Having recently come up short in an interim lightweight title fight with Tony Ferguson, “The Motown Phenom” Kevin Lee is eager to get back on track and reinsert himself into …read more

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Posted on January 23, 2018, 2:16 pm By
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Tony Ferguson: UFC 223 title fight uncertainty ‘bothers the sh-t out of me’

UFC interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson admits that he feels a bit uneasy about the uncertainty of the billing of his title fight against Khabib Nurmagomedov. A major announcement was …read more

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Tony Ferguson admits UFC 223 situation ‘bothers the sh*t out’ of him: ‘We don’t know if we’re fighting for the real belt’

Any fight fans who watched last week’s introductory UFC 223 press conference likely walked away a little confused about the stakes involved between the event’s two headliners. In a perplexing …read more

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Posted on January 23, 2018, 12:16 am By
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Tony Ferguson to Dana White: ‘What the f*ck! Am I your lightweight champion or not?’

During a recent press conference (full replay here), Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White couldn’t bring himself to actually say Conor McGregor had been stripped of his Lightweight title, …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Kevin Lee makes pick for Tony Ferguson vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov fight

On April 7, at UFC 223, interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson and undefeated contender Khabib Nurmagomedov will battle for a lightweight title. Will it be the interim title currently owned …read more

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If Khabib Nurmagomedov wins the belt, he might deny Conor McGregor an immediate title shot

On April 7, interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson and undefeated contender Khabib Nurmagomedov will battle for a lightweight title. Will it be the interim title currently owned by Ferguson, or …read more

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Morning Report: Khabib Nurmagomedov hints at not giving Conor McGregor title shot if he beats Tony Ferguson

Last week, the UFC announced that interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson will fight Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 223. At the moment, the fight will be contested with Ferguson’s interim title …read more

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Coach: I think McGregor KO’s Khabib within two rounds like he did to Eddie Alvarez

John Kavanagh believes Conor McGregor’s boxing would be too much for Khabib Nurmagomedov. Although UFC president Dana White recently announced that Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov would square off …read more

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VIDEO | Dana White Expects Gigantic Names to Fight in the UFC This Year

As the smoke settles from the announcement that Tony Ferguson will fight Khabib Nurmagomedov potentially for the UFC undisputed lightweight title, it turns out that this is only the beginning …read more

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Ferguson, Khabib fight to be champion at UFC 223

BOSTONThere seemed to be one question on everyone’s mind entering the UFC’s 25th Anniversary Series Press Conference at TD Garden on Friday: what exactly are interim champion, Tony Ferguson, and …read more

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Posted on January 20, 2018, 5:17 pm By
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John Kavanagh predicts Conor McGregor would finish Khabib Nurmagomedov within two rounds

It was announced earlier this week that interim UFC lightweight champion Tony Ferguson will meet top contender Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 223 on April 7, essentially leaving Conor McGregor’s Octagon …read more

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Dana White: Conor McGregor title not stripped (yet), but Tony Ferguson vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov will fight for ‘real belt’

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White had a real opportunity to shed some light on the lightweight title picture earlier tonight (Fri., Jan. 19, 2018) at the UFC 25th …read more

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Does UFC have backup plan for Ferguson-Nurmagomedov? Not right now, Dana White says

BOSTON – Despite three previously canceled bouts between Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov, there currently is no fighter on standby for the UFC 223 headliner.
“We haven’t really thought about that,” …read more

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White won't say if McGregor will lose UFC belt

UFC president Dana White revealed Friday that the UFC 223 matchup between Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov will be for the “undisputed” lightweight title, but White declined to say whether …read more

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Dana White: Tony Ferguson vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov winner will be ‘champion’

Conor McGregor is still the UFC lightweight champion.
On April 7 at UFC 223 in Brooklyn, interim champion Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov will fight to determine who is the real …read more

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Dana White Refuses to Say If Conor McGregor Has Been Stripped of the Lightweight Title

A bizarre scene unfolded in Boston on Friday at a press conference to greet the main event fighters from UFC 223 as interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson will face Khabib …read more

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Ferguson-Nurmagomedov will crown new UFC lightweight champ; McGregor status in limbo

BOSTON – Conor McGregor has not been stripped of his UFC lightweight title … yet.
But the next lightweight title fight, which will be between interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson (23-3 …read more

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Conor McGregor’s Coach Visualizes Another Infamous KO for in Eventual Khabib Clash

We are only an hour away from a press conference officially announcing Khabib Nurmagomedov’s fight with Tony Ferguson. As of right now, it’s for the interim UFC lightweight title, but …read more

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Conor McGregor’s Coach Predicts Khabib Nurmagomedov Beats Tony Ferguson

It’s official. It was reported, we confirmed it, Dana White backed the report up and later today there is a press conference on it. Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov will …read more

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Dana White: People right now would love to see Conor McGregor vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov the Russian

At this moment, which fighter would you like to see matched up against Conor McGregor?
Many say that UFC interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson makes the most sense. Many others are …read more

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Conor McGregor’s Coach Doesn’t Care What Belt Ferguson and Khabib Fight For

The entire week we’ve been tracking the news of what will decide the fate of the UFC lightweight title. Khabib Nurmagomedov is slated to fight Tony Ferguson at UFC 223 …read more

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Ferguson-Nurmagomedov to headline UFC 223 in Brooklyn

The UFC’s return to Brooklyn’s Barclays Center on Apr. 7 will feature one of the most highly-anticipated matchups of the new year, as interim UFC lightweight champion Tony Ferguson faces …read more

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John Kavanagh Says Conor McGregor is Lightweight Champion no Matter What

Conor McGregor’s long-time coach views his fighter as a champion no matter what happens in the buildup to UFC 223. On April 7, interim UFC lightweight champion Tony Ferguson will …read more

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John Kavanagh: Conor McGregor still champion regardless of Tony Ferguson vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov outcome

John Kavanagh still doesn’t know if Conor McGregor will be stripped of his lightweight title, but he thinks the world will still see the Irishman as the champion regardless of …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov opens as notable betting favorite over Tony Ferguson

On April 7, in what is likely to be the main event of UFC 223, Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov will battle for the lightweight title. Veteran MMA oddsmakers Joey …read more

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Tony Ferguson vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov is UFC Official, but What About Conor McGregor?

If you watched the UFC St. Louis post-fight this past weekend, you’re familiar with UFC president Dana White‘s latest catch phrase when asked about all-but-confirmed news.
In the past, he …read more

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UFC 223 odds: Khabib Nurmagomedov opens as early favorite over champion Tony Ferguson

If Conor McGregor does indeed get stripped of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight title — just like he did the Featherweight strap — current interim champion Tony Ferguson won’t …read more

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Tony Ferguson vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov official as UFC 223 headliner; title stakes still unclear

Dec 30, 2017; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Khabib Nurmagomedov before fighting Edson Barboza during UFC 219 at T-Mobile Arena. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

Dec 30, 2017; Las Vegas, …read more

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On this week’s episode of the show, the panel will discuss the fourth attempt at making Tony Ferguson vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov, UFC 220 and Bellator 192 from all angles, Jon …read more

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Ferguson-Nurmagomedov expected for UFC 223

A UFC lightweight title fight between interim champion Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov is expected to headline UFC 223 on April 7. …read more

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BREAKING | A Huge Rematch is Slated for UFC 223 in Brooklyn

The UFC isn’t playing around this year. Fresh off the heels of an undisputed title fight between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson being made official for UFC 223, there is …read more

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Tony Ferguson scheduled to fight Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 223 in Brooklyn

Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov are getting another chance to settle their longstanding rivalry.
Sources confirmed with MMA Fighting’s Ariel Helwani that Ferguson will fight Nurmagomedov in a championship bout at …read more

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Dana White: Tony Ferguson vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov Set for UFC 223 in Brooklyn

It looks like top lightweights Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov will have their date in the Octagon in the very near future. …read more

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Tony Ferguson vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov is set for UFC 223, according to Dana White

UFC president claimed on a Boston radio show that Tony Ferguson and Khabib Numragomedov will fight in Brooklyn this April. A rumoured match-up between UFC lightweight interim champion Tony Ferguson …read more

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Dana White Says Tony Ferguson vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov ‘Will Happen’ At UFC 223

Despite reports to the contrary, UFC president Dana White says that interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson is expected to meet Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 223 in Brooklyn on April 7.
White …read more

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BREAKING | Dana White Breaks Silence on Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Tony Ferguson at UFC 223

Yesterday a ton of reports flooded the net like a tsunami. News broke that Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson wouldn’t just be fighting each other, but that it’d be for …read more

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Tony Ferguson vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov a go for UFC 223, Dana White says

Oct 7, 2017; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Tony Ferguson (red gloves) reacts after defeating Kevin Lee (blue gloves) in the third round during UFC 216 at T-Mobile Arena. Mandatory Credit: …read more

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Breaking: Dana White Confirms Ferguson vs. Nurmagomedov on For UFC 223

It looks like there was something to earlier reports after all. Those reports claimed that interim Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight title holder Tony Ferguson would be taking on Khabib …read more

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Reports Claim Ferguson vs. Nurmagomedov Set For April, Ali Abdelaziz Denies it

Speculation is running wild when it comes to a potential lightweight title showdown between Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White had the mixed martial …read more

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Morning Report: Dana White says Conor McGregor could ‘absolutely’ be stripped of title if he chooses September return

On Saturday, UFC interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson teased on his Twitter account that he could be back soon. Now, we might know who he’ll be facing and though it …read more

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White: McGregor possibly out until September, ‘working on’ Ferguson-Khabib for undisputed title

UFC president Dana White says Conor McGregor will be stripped of his lightweight title if he keeps his plans of a September return — and that Tony Ferguson vs. Khabib …read more

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BREAKING | Dana White gives huge update on Conor McGregor, Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov

Over the last few weeks, we’ve all been wondering what the hell is going to happen at the top of the UFC lightweight division. Will undisputed champion Conor McGregor return? …read more

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Khabib’s manager: Nobody is interested in fighting for Tony Ferguson’s ‘fake belt’

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s manager Ali Abdelaziz is not too keen on the idea of an interim title fight with Tony Ferguson. After another win at UFC 219 against Edson Barboza, …read more

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Tony Ferguson says he’s “back to work”

With UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor currently on the sidelines counting his millions, the immediate future of interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson has recently been shrouded in mystery. The main …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov Will Not Settle for the Interim Belt

Ever since Khabib Nurmagomedov put on a dominating performance against Edson Barboza, he’s continued to dominate headlines. From being slated for a high-profile fight with Tony Ferguson, to Conor McGregor’s …read more

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BREAKING | The First Russian UFC Card Has Reportedly Been Booked

Khabib Nurmagomedov and team has said that some big news is in the works. Fans and media alike specualted whether that would be a interim title fight against Tony Ferguson, …read more

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Joe Rogan: UFC will strip Conor McGregor, book Tony Ferguson vs Khabib Nurmagomedov in Russia

Joe Rogan questions answers everything.
The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) color commentator is making predictions for the future of the promotion’s lightweight division, currently being held hostage by 155-pound kingpin Conor …read more

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Tony Ferguson vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov Possible For April?

We could be seeing another interim lightweight title clash, this time featuring champion Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov. Back in Oct. 2017, Ferguson captured the interim Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) …read more

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Tony Ferguson calls out ‘p-ssy’ McGregor and ‘small potatoes’ coach John Kavanagh

Tony Ferguson had a few things to say about Conor McGregor and coach John Kavanagh on social media. The current buzz in the MMA world is a potential fight between …read more

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Tyron Woodley: ‘Terminator’ Khabib Nurmagomedov should skip Tony Ferguson in line for Conor McGregor

The performance put forth by Khabib Nurmagomedov opposite Edson Barboza this past month at UFC 219 speaks for itself.
Nurmagomedov absolutely torched the Brazilian in a lop-sided unanimous decision win …read more

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Kevin Lee ‘changing up whole style’ for 2018, open to ‘easy money fight’ with Justin Gaethje

Kevin Lee saw his five-fight win streak come to an end when he was submitted by Tony Ferguson back at UFC 216 for the interim lightweight title.
In hopes of regaining …read more

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Conor McGregor’s coach responds to Tony Ferguson’s “defend or vacate” request

Conor McGregor’s coach responds to Tony Ferguson’s “defend or vacate” request!
Since claiming the promotions interim lightweight title by submitting Kevin Lee at UFC 216, Tony Ferguson has been busy campaigning …read more

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Manager: Khabib wants to whoop Tony Ferguson’s ‘ass’ next, McGregor can go to boxing

Ali Abdelaziz says Khabib Nurmagoedov wants to fight Tony Ferguson next, not Conor McGregor. Although Khabib Nurmagomedov said he wanted to beat Conor McGregor and Tony Ferguson in one night, …read more

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White gives update on McGregor, Cyborg & much more in interview with Yahoo

After Khabib Nurmagomedov’s dominant performance at UFC 219 last weekend, there are many questions to be answered in the lightweight division. What’s next for Nurmagomedov, interim champ Tony Ferguson and, …read more

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Manager says Khabib is Focused on Tony Ferguson

When it comes to managers, few are quite as vocal as many of MMA’s biggest stars manager, Ali Abdelaziz. One of his fighters happens to be the hot commodity that …read more

Source:: BJPenn.com

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