Tag: Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor

Khabib Nurmagomedov says he attacked Dillon Danis at UFC 229 because Conor McGregor’s other coaches were ‘too old’

By MMA Fighting Newswire MMAfighting.com If a rematch between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor never happens, that would be just fine for “The Eagle” given how their first meeting shook out. In one of the biggest grudge matches in UFC history, Nurmagomedov defeated McGregor at UFC 229 last October by fourth-round submission after using his wrestling to […]

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

By Peter Carroll@PetesyCarroll MMAfighting.com 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 fourth-round victory over McGregor in their highly anticipated clash in Las Vegas last October in the main event of UFC 229. According to […]

Dustin Poirier gives prediction for Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor

MMAfighting.com By MMA Fighting Newswire It’d be an understatement to say Dustin Poirier is an interested observer in UFC 229’s mega-fight between UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor. Poirier is currently slated to meet Nate Diaz in a highly-anticipated showdown on Nov. 3 at UFC 230. In doing […]