Yesterday afternoon Russian web site Sport Express printed a report that UFC light-weight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov had lately turned down a $15 million supply for a rematch in opposition to Conor McGregor. Furthermore, the location claimed that Khabib’s uncle, Alex Nurmagomedov, revealed the undefeated champ plans to retire following a match in opposition to Tony Ferguson.
However, within the phrases of UFC President Dana White, these stories are “Number 1 BULLSHIT.”
Shortly after the report surfaced, White took to instagram to share a photograph of the headline which reads, “Khabib Nurmagomedov Offered $15 Million For Rematch With Conor McGregor, Turns It Down. Will Fight Ferguson And Retire.” White’s caption that accompanied the headline: “This story is number one BULLSHIT.”
Additionally, Khabib himself jumped into the remark part of White’s publish with the next message, “@DanaWhite every thing went uncontrolled. To a lot bullshit information.”
Khabib lately threatened to depart the UFC in the event that they minimize ties along with his teammate, Zubaira Tukhugov, for his involvement within the UFC 229 brawl, however White tells TMZ, “We’ll get all of it labored out.”