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Khabib Reveals He’s Open to Fighting Again If Right Option Materializes

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s recent comments lend credence to Dana White’s belief that the door is not as shut on a comeback as it has seemed in the past. Since last October, there has been a saga surrounding whether UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov would lift his retirement for one more fight....

Khabib Believes Loved Ones Should Tell Frankie Edgar To Retire

Khabib Nurmagomedov believes that it is time for Frankie Edgar to call it a career. At UFC Fight Night: Overeem vs. Volkov, Frankie Edgar competed in a bout that could have very well earned him a world title shot with a victory when he took on Cory Sandhagen in the...

Dana White: I Believe Khabib Will Fight Again No Matter What He Tells You

Dana White remains convinced that we have not seen the last of Khabib Nurmagomedov in the Octagon no matter how many times Khabib tells the public the contrary. Dana White is showing no signs of giving up on Khabib Nurmagomedov returning to fight again, even after Khabib stated earlier this...

Khabib Considers Going Full Michael Jordan & Playing Another Sport

Khabib Nurmagomedov is thinking about taking his talents to Madrid, Spain. The year was 1993. Michael Jordan was on top of the basketball world. His Chicago Bulls had just captured their third consecutive NBA championship, with Jordan winning MVP on every occasion. Jordan was considered to be the best basketball...

Khabib: Dana White Needs To Make A Decision About The LW Division

Khabib Nurmagomedov insists that he’s not the one who is currently holding up the UFC's lightweight division. Since October 24, 2020, every time Khabib Nurmagomedov has spoken about his career, it has been with rhetoric of unwavering finality. He has insisted and continues to insist that he is just as...

Gaethje & Khabib Are In Agreement About Tony Ferguson’s Future

Justin Gaethje and Khabib Nurmagomedov are in agreement: Tony Ferguson will not be relevant in the lightweight title picture moving forward. It was not long after Justin Gaethje dominated Tony Ferguson at UFC 249 when UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov gave a prediction for the remainder of Ferguson’s fighting career: “And...

Florian: Reliable Source Says GSP Is Getting Ready For Khabib Fight

The Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Georges St-Pierre rumors are showing no signs of slowing down in 2021. It seemed the door had been shut on a potential Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Georges St-Pierre fight when Dana White emerged from his meeting with Khabib last month stating that neither Khabib nor St-Pierre was...

Eddie Alvarez: I’m The Only Man Who Can Beat Khabib

Eddie Alvarez believes he is the only fight that would make sense for Khabib Nurmagomedov to come out of retirement. 29 men have tried to topple the unbeaten and seemingly flawless UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and all have failed. As the speculation of whether or not Khabib will pursue...

Oliveira Responds to Khabib Saying He’s Levels Above UFC Lightweights

Charles Oliveira has taken exception to Khabib Nurmagomedov’s claim that he is levels above everyone in the UFC lightweight division. UFC 257 was viewed to be something of a “Khabib Nurmagomedov Sweepstakes” to see if any of the lightweights in the main and co-main event could entice Khabib to return...

Coach: Conor McGregor Regressed & Khabib Would’ve Smashed Him

Coach Javier Mendez believes Conor McGregor was fortunate that it was not Khabib Nurmagomedov standing across from him at UFC 257. Dustin Poirier was able to avenge his 2014 loss to Conor McGregor by handing McGregor the first TKO loss of his career. Poirier implemented a stellar gameplan and systemically...

Chandler Delivers Message to Khabib, White Not Optimistic For Return

Michael Chandler believes that he is the guy to hand Khabib Nurmagomedov his first professional defeat, but UFC President Dana White isn’t confident he’ll ever get the chance to prove it. Michael Chandler impressed the world in his UFC 257 debut when he knocked out Dan Hooker in the co-main...

Khabib Breaks Silence Following Meeting With Dana White

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has broken his silence following Dana White’s statement regarding their meeting. Following Dana White and Khabib Nurmagomedov’s long-anticipated meeting, we heard Dana White’s report of what was said between the two, but we have yet to hear straight from the Eagle’s mouth. White claimed that...

Charles Oliveira Responds to Khabib’s Comments With A Challenge

Charles Oliveira is striking while the iron is hot and has challenged UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov to a title fight. There were very few, if any, more interested parties to Dana White announcing Khabib’s decision this past Saturday than Charles Oliveira. Oliveira has the longest winning streak in the...

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...