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Khabib Camp Interested in Boxing Match With Conor McGregor

With all the talk of a Conor McGregor boxing rematch with Floyd Mayweather and a Khabib Nurmagomedov boxing match with Floyd Mayweather, one thing that has never been floated was a boxing match between Conor McGregor and Nurmagomedov? And why would it? Nurmagomedov and McGregor are both mixed martial...

Bas Rutten Understands Khabib’s Actions After UFC 229

UFC 229 earlier this month (Sat. October 6, 2018) featured a wild finish. Khabib Nurmagomedov defeated Conor McGregor via fourth-round submission. After the fight, the UFC lightweight champion hopped the Octagon and attacked McGregor cornerman Dillon Danis. Danis was allegedly antagonizing "The Eagle" from cageside. A huge brawl sparked off...

Dana White Responds to Khabib’s Threat to Leave UFC

Last Thursday, undisputed UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov made the bold claim that should his close friend and training partner Zubaira Tukhogov is fired from the UFC for his role in the UFC 229 aftermath, that Khabib would no longer fight for the UFC. Dana White was well aware...

UFC Rankings Report: The Eagle Soars Up P4P Rankings

The new UFC Rankings have been released in the aftermath of what will likely go down as the biggest UFC pay per view to date, UFC 229. Below, you will find the changes in each division: Women’s Strawweight: Following her unanimous decision victory over Felice Herrig, Michelle Waterson has moved...

Redemption Awaits Conor McGregor at UFC 229

“I am the Floyd Mayweather of MMA.” Of all the zingers from Conor McGregor and all the intensity present in the first UFC 229 press conference, this quote form Khabib Nurmagomedov was one of the most meaningful of the entire event.  What gave it meaning isn’t so much the accuracy...

Conor McGregor: “I Hope there’s Grappling” in Khabib Fight

The public’s scouting report for the epic UFC 229 main event featuring Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov is that Khabib needs to take the fight to the mat as soon as possible, while McGregor needs to keep the fight standing at all costs. Even the head coach for Nurmagomedov,...

Five Reasons Khabib-McGregor is More Unpredictable Than You Think

In five days, the MMA world will feast its eyes on what is being called the biggest fight in the history of mixed martial arts when Khabib Nurmagomedov defends his lightweight title in a grudge match showcase against the “The Notorious” Conor McGregor at UFC 229 this Saturday, October...

Khabib Breaks Down Staredown with Conor McGregor: “I Felt Nothing”

The UFC 229 Press Conference had the MMA community buzzing, with fans extracting anything and everything they could as they await the inevitable clash between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Conor McGregor came with his usual energy and one-liners but with...

Conor McGregor Fighting at UFC 229 With or Without Khabib

It’s fight week, when the anticipation for big contests reach a boiling point, but also when there is extra trepidation that something, i.e. weight-cutting issues, goes wrong and puts a marquee bout in jeopardy. One half of the UFC 229 main event Khabib Nurmagomedov has particularly been the cause...

McGregor Coach: Conor Does Not Hate Khabib

We are 10 days away from what is being called the biggest fight in the history of the UFC when Conor McGregor challenges Khabib Nurmagomedov for the undisputed UFC lightweight championship. The match is also considered one of the biggest grudge matches in the history of the promotion following...

Khabib Implies He’d Retire With Win Over Georges St-Pierre

Many people expect the UFC 229 main event between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor to break PPV records, including Dana White, who expects the event to deliver over 2 million buys. There is no question that Conor McGregor, unquestionably the biggest star in the sport, is the main draw...

Al Iaquinta: I Hope Khabib F**king Knocks Conor Out

Al Iaquinta is one of the victims of Khabib Nurmagomedov, who has stepped inside the cage with The Eagle and lived (and was willing) to talk about it. Iaquinta knows all too well what it’s like to be in there with the undefeated Nurmagomedov, and he doesn’t see things...

Kevin Lee Provides In-Depth Prediction to Khabib vs. Conor

Stopping by MMA SiriusXM on MMAJunkie radio, Kevin Lee provided an in-depth breakdown the blockbuster Khabib/McGregor UFC 229 bout as a spectator and an analysis. In doing so, Lee concluded that things will most likely not go the way of the Eagle come October 6th. “I’m just looking at that...

GSP Interested in Challenging Khabib/McGregor Winner

As the world is now fully aware, a fight that is being called the biggest fight in UFC history will take place October 6th from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada between reigning lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor. And just as millions of fans will be watching...

UFC Lightweight Appreciation Month: Looking Back and Ahead

As we say goodbye to the month of April in these winding hours, it seems fitting to take a step back and reflect on what was Lightweight Appreciation Month and look ahead to what may await in the division’s near future. Although the month kicked off with a massive...