So, we all have just witnessed UFC 242, the event marked the return of the UFC in Abu Dhabi and in the main event we saw Khabib ‘The Eagle’, Nurmagomedov defeat Dustin ‘The Diamond’ Poirier by Rear Naked Choke in … Continue reading It’s Tony Time
Khabib Nurmagomedov is one of the greatest fighters to ever grace the confines of the octagon. Debuting in 2012 he arrived undefeated with a 16-0 record. In his six years with the company he has fought eleven times winning all eleven fights. Spanning an impressive 27-0 record, the eagle is rightly one of the most feared competitors and many wonder who can beat this man. Many believed that McGregor would defeat him (I didn’t!) with McGregor losing in the fourth round due to a neck crank. Khabib dominates his opponents with an amazing ground game and strong wrestling. He will … Continue reading Breakdown: What Would ‘Staph-less’ Lee Vs Khabib Look Like?
On Tuesday, the Nevada State Athletic Commission held a hearing to determine the fate of Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov for their roles in the UFC 229 post-fight kerfuffle. McGregor was handed a relatively fair, $50k fine and a six month suspension (Which is essentially nothing to him; six months to prepare for Cerrone and a little sting in the pocket), Khabib on the other hand was gifted a hefty fine of half a million dollars, and a nine month suspension with the possibility of it being reduced to just six months, on the condition that he films an anti-bullying … Continue reading 10 Befitting Punishments For Khabib