Khabib Nurmagomedov has needed to endure plenty of backlash from Conor McGregor after falling on his dangerous aspect, leading to each males growing fairly a distaste for each other to the purpose the place a UFC matchup grew to become an inevitability. Those prospects grew to become a actuality after Conor was reinstated as a UFC fighter this previous week, signing a 6-fight bridge deal which can start with a press release of goal. You guessed it: a tilt together with his bitter rival from Russia, Nurmagomedov.
Besides the private implications governing the combat, Khabib Nurmegomedov desires to make one factor clear: Conor McGregor will not be good for the game, as a result of he does not purchase into the urged “good man” mannequin of conduct. Khabib would quite see a job mannequin “like himself” hog (or share) the highlight.
After Friday’s presser, TMZ tracked Khabib down for a fast primer for the October sixth combat. His response to Conor’s leaving him no room edgewise on the presser was as measured as you’d anticipate of a fighter who prefers to construct his case contained in the octagon. His message to the general public: “This is what I do not like when an excessive amount of folks cursing,” Khabib stated. “Too many younger guys like observe us .. I do not need to be a foul instance for younger technology folks.”
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