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Coach: Khabib Cannot Return to UFC Without Mother’s Permission

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s head coach Javier Mendez believes that anything Khabib told Dana White or plans to tell fans regarding a UFC return means nothing unless he receives his mother’s blessing. UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov feels as though he has accomplished everything there is to achieve in mixed martial arts....

Khabib/Dana Set To Meet Again in Vegas, Door Closed On GSP Fight

We are now approaching “Khabib and Dana White: The Meeting Part 2” after the UFC boss revealed that he is expected to meet with the lightweight champion again soon to determine the future of the lightweight championship. Dana White and Khabib Nurmagomedov finally had their long-anticipated meeting last week. For...

Khabib Reportedly Believes Charles Oliveira Deserves Title Shot

According to Dana White, Khabib Nurmagomedov already believes there is someone who deserves a world title shot, and he won’t be competing at UFC 257. Yesterday, Dana White was able to tell the public the future of Khabib Nurmagomeodv after finally meeting with him on Friday. Unfortunately, the answers regarding...

Khabib Temporarily Lifts Retirement Pending UFC 257 Performances

We finally know the outcome of Dana White's meeting with Khabib Nurmagomedov. Khabib Nurmagomedov’s shocking MMA retirement may be over almost as abruptly as it was announced. Yesterday, Khabib and Dana White had their long-anticipated meeting to confirm whether or not he was retired. The idea to have the meeting...

Conor McGregor ‘Not Surprised’ Khabib Would ‘Scurry Away’ Into Retirement

Conor McGregor admits he is not surprised Khabib Nurmagomedov retired. McGregor and Nurmagomedov have a massive rivalry and the two fought at UFC 229 with Nurmagomedov winning by submission. Since the fight, McGregor has called for a rematch, but it appears that won't be the case as the champ has...

Dana White Shares Fate Of Lightweight Title If Khabib Stays Retired

Dana White has provided some much-needed clarity about the future of the UFC lightweight championship. Ever since Khabib Nurmagomedov retired following his UFC 254 victory over Justin Gaethje, fans and fighters alike have speculated about what would happen with the lightweight title. The closest thing that resembled any answers was...

Dana White Will ‘Press’ Khabib Nurmagomedov To Fight Again, Hopes To Make McGregor Rematch

Dana White is still hoping to get Khabib Nurmagomedov to fight one more time. After Nurmagomedov submitted Justin Gaethje at UFC 254 to defend his belt, "The Eagle" announced his retirement from the sport at 29-0. Since then, however, White has made it clear he wants the Dagestani native to...

Coach: If Khabib Nurmagomedov Doesn’t Come Back, Dustin Poirier Deserves First Title Shot

Khabib Nurmagomedov's head coach, Javier Mendez, believes if the Russian is indeed retired, Dustin Poirier should be one-half of a vacant title fight. In the main event of UFC 257, Poirier is set to rematch Conor McGregor in a fight many believe should be for the vacant title. For Mendez,...

Khabib’s Manager Disputes Quotes Attributed to Khabib About LW Title

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s manager has issued a correction that may serve as a hint that the champion is not quite ready to vacate the lightweight championship. Khabib Nurmagomedov is still the lightweight champion, even after retiring from the sport in the Octagon at UFC 254. Instead of the title being vacated...

Khabib Predicts Poirier/McGregor Winner To Be Crowned New LW Champion

Khabib has a strong idea of where the lightweight championship is headed after the title is officially vacated. Khabib has now been unofficially retired for over two full months ever since UFC 254 when he announced that his bout against Justin Gaethje would be his last. But despite the retirement,...

Daniel Cormier Explains Why Money Will Not Entice Khabib To Return

Cash is what drives the world, but when it comes to ending Khabib Nurmagomedov’s retirement, it will only lead to a dead end according to close friend Daniel Cormier. If there is one thing that is stronger than cash, it is passion. Oftentimes it is cash that is at the...

Khabib Shares Why He Was Disappointed In Conor McGregor

Khabib Nurmagomedov was disappointed with the version of Conor McGregor he encountered at UFC 229. There have been some epic trash-talking moments in the history of the UFC: Jones vs. Cormier, Shamrock vs. Ortiz, Rousey vs. Tate, Sonnen vs. The World and of course, Conor McGregor vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov leading...

Khabib Lists The Most Dangerous Moments Of His Flawless Career

No one has been more dominant through as many fights as Khabib Nurmagomedov, but even he has had some dangerous moments in his career. If Khabib Nurmagomedov’s retirement sticks, he would have left this sport with a flawless, unprecedented 29-0 record. But no human being is perfect, not even the...

Dana White ‘A Little Confident’ He Can Talk Khabib Nurmagomedov Out Of Retirement

Dana White believes he has a slight chance of convincing Khabib Nurmagomedov to end his retirement. Ever since Nurmagomedov submitted Justin Gaethje and announced his retirement at 29-0, White has made it clear he wanted "The Eagle" back. Originally, the plan for the champ was to retire at 30-0...

Khabib Answers If He Would Ever Shake Conor McGregor’s Hand

Khabib Nurmagomedov does not rule out the possibility of he and Conor McGregor making peace one day. This may be hard for some readers to believe, but there was once a time when Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor were very cordial, perhaps even friendly. Here's a widely circulated shot of...