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Dana White Disagrees with ‘Harsh’ Punishment Handed Down to Khabib Nurmagomedov

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov was forced to pay a $500,000 fine for his role in the infamous post fight brawl that he initiated following his win over Conor McGregor last October. Just seconds after Nurmagomedov secured a fourth round rear naked choke finish, he leapt over the cage to...

Khabib Reacts To NSAC Suspension & Fine

Earlier today (Tues. January 29, 2019) UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov was finally given his suspension and fine for his UFC 229 antics. Following his submission victory over Conor McGregor, Khabib jumped the Octagon and attacked McGregor cornerman Dillon Danis. This sparked a brawl between both teams, inside and...

McGregor, Khabib Reportedly Enter Settlement Agreement With NSAC

Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov's issues with the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) will all be squared away soon. Both men faced sanctions from the NSAC for their post-fight antics at UFC 229. According to a report from the Las Vegas Review Journal, both men have come to settlement...

UFC Reveals Record Breaking Revenue Generated from UFC 229: Khabib vs. McGregor

UFC 229 stands as the biggest pay-per-view card in company history and now the event holds even more financial records for the impact the show had on Las Vegas. On Monday, the UFC revealed the findings of a financial study into the economic impact that UFC 229 made on Sin...

McGregor, Khabib, Jones NSAC Hearings Set For January 29th

Three of the UFC's biggest stars could have their fighting futures mapped out next week (Tues. January 29, 2019). It has been announced that the Nevada State Athletic Commission's (NSAC) agenda for next week includes the hearings for Conor McGregor, Khabib Nurmagomedov, and Jon Jones. Both McGregor and Khabib...

Fedor Emelianenko Admonishes Khabib Nurmagomedov for UFC 229 Post Fight Brawl

Legendary heavyweight Fedor Emelianenko didn’t want to address the actions of his fellow countryman Khabib Nurmagomedov immediately after his actions at UFC 229 last October but the former PRIDE champion finally offered his opinion on Wednesday. Ahead of his fight against Ryan Bader in the finals of the Bellator Heavyweight...

Khabib Takes Shot At Conor McGregor On Instagram

Conor McGregor suffered the second loss of his UFC career back in October. "The Notorious" was submitted in the fourth round of his lightweight title match against Khabib Nurmagomedov. "The Eagle" remains undefeated in his mixed martial arts (MMA) career. After their fight, both McGregor and Khabib's teams got...

Khabib Granted NSAC Hearing Continuance

It appears that UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has also been granted a continuance in his Nevada State Athletic Commision (NSAC) case. Conor McGregor was granted one last week. Both men's hearings were initially scheduled for today (Mon. December 10, 2018). However, MMA Fighting has confirmed that the continuance was granted...

McGregor Granted Continuance In NSAC Case

Conor McGregor and his legal team have been granted a continuance in his Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) case. The case is in relation to his involvement in the post-fight brawl that occurred at UFC 229. Following Khabib Nurmagomedov's submission victory over the Irishman, both teams engaged in an all-out brawl. MMA...

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

On this day four years ago... 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...

John Kavanagh Still Hasn’t Seen Conor McGregor Since UFC 229

Conor McGregor is a busy man, so busy that his coach hasn't seen him in almost two months. McGregor was last seen in action back in October. He challenged Khabib Nurmagomedov for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight title. "The Eagle" ended up submitting McGregor in the fourth round. Both...

White Won’t Restrict Trash-Talk In Potential Khabib vs. McGregor Rematch

The lead-up to the fight between Conor McGregor and UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov was extremely personal. Of course, the fight started because of some issues between McGregor's good friend, Artem Lobov, and Khabib. McGregor got himself arrested defending Lobov's honor in New York, attacking a fighter bus Khabib...

Khabib “Disappointed” At UFC 229 Main Event Result

In what was arguably the most anticipated bout in the history of the UFC, Khabib Nurmagomedov retained his lightweight championship against Conor McGregor at UFC 229 via fourth-round submission, but Khabib was not satisfied with that outcome (translation via MMANytt). “When he tapped out, I was disappointed,” Nurmagomedov said via...

Conor McGregor, Khabib Nurmagomedov Teammates Suspended for Their Roles in UFC 229 Brawl

Several teammates of UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor had their temporary suspension extended in the wake of the post fight brawl at UFC 229. Dillon Danis, Zubaira Tukhugov and Abubakar Nurmagomedov were all temporarily suspended for their roles in the melee that broke out just seconds after...

Dana White Clashes With Reporter Over UFC 229 Promotion

Dana White appeared on Australian news program “The Project” Tuesday to promote UFC Fight Night 142 and UFC 234, an event which had its main event officially announced yesterday and will feature Australian-based Robert Whittaker defending his middleweight championship against Kelvin Gastelum. However, not unlike White’s appearances on mainstream networks...