Since it is known that Khabib Nurmagomedov will fight Justin Gaethje in UFC, Conor McGregor You have already said several things about it. Before the end of 2020, according to the manager of both, Ali Abdelaziz, the faces will be seen. “It will be a fight between two of the best light weights in the world in the recent era,” said the aforementioned. The death of Abdulmanap, his father, mentor and coach, earlier this month from coronavirus, had called into question the future of one of the great MMA stars.
Nurmagomedov (28–0) recently put forward what he plans to do with Justin Gaethje (22–2) in a nutshell, when the two meet in the Octagon on Oct. 29 for the UFC World Lightweight Championship. Thus, Khabib he kept nothing and said: “Justin is a very nice guy and a good opponent for me, but when the octagon door closes he will have to be ready not only for a boxing match. I am not Dustin (Poirier) or Tony (Ferguson). I will take it to the deepest ocean and drown it. ” The Russian last competed at UFC 242 in September 2019, submitting Poirier in the third round for his second starting defense.
Following these statements, Conor McGregor (22–4) criticized the division monarch, leaving a clear message about it. “(Laughter) In other words, I’m going to be running around the cage, shitting in my pants. And in the first ten seconds of the fight, I’m going to grab his legs, ”was what he started saying. The Irishman is not seen looking for a rematch in the Octagon, but Khabib He still does not respond to these words. Instead, he did leave a post about his next title defense on Instagram.
They don’t have a good relationship
“There will always be questions, enough questions, the most important thing is that you know the answers; illusions can stay in your head for a long time. 80 days for the fight “, stressed the current champion of the category. He himself, before his father’s death from coronavirus, received this harsh message from McGregor: “I figured it was all just a cover-up around Abdulmanap. A way to hide the lack of activity, the withdrawal of the fights and their flight. Good luck, but remember: Allah sees everything!
“Everyone understands how close they were Khabib and his father and logically he is heartbroken but Abdulmanap would have wanted his son to continue fighting to complete his legacy. We all saw what Justin Gaethje did to his latest opponent. He tore Tony Ferguson apart, made him look like an absolute fan. We lost someone very important and the behavior of the UFC It has been incredible, especially Dana’s. You have been communicating with Nurmagomedov continuously ”, mentioned Ali Abdelaziz a few days ago.