Tag: UFC Lightweight Champion
With Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Tony Ferguson at UFC 249 looking likely to be cancelled for the fifth time, we looked closer at some of the uncanny similarities between the two.
While Khabib Nurmagomedov looks unlikely to compete at UFC 249 now, his AKA teammate Daniel Cormier has described how good the UFC lightweight champion was looking in training.
Khabib Nurmagomedov has stated that he is in fact back in Dagestan and with the global lockdown as a result of the coronavirus, believes the UFC is looking for a new opponent for Tony Ferguson at UFC 249.
Dustin Poirier recalls the moment when he got seriously close to submitting Khabib Nurmagomedov for the UFC lightweight championship.
Ben Askren talks about a simple way the UFC could broadcast Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson, and explains why this matchup is so awesome.
Khabib Nurmagomedov, Kamaru Usman, and Kayla Harrison share their thoughts and opinions on the idea of the open scoring system in MMA.
Dana White, Javier Mendez and Ali Abdelaziz discuss Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Tony Ferguson at UFC 249, which currently is still scheduled to go ahead.
Khabib Nurmagomedov has stated that the UFC lightweight division needs his title fight with Tony Ferguson to go ahead at UFC 249 on April 18th. Meanwhile, his dad has an interesting prediction.
Justin Gaethje has said that he will go to war with Dana White and the UFC if Conor McGregor skips the line and gets the next title shot.
Eddie Alvarez breaks down the UFC 249 main event between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson. And explains why he would beat the current UFC lightweight champion.
AKA Head Coach Javier Mendez has opened up on his thoughts on potential rematches between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor, and Daniel Cormier and Stipe Miocic.
Dustin Poirier trades blows with Al Iaquinta, talks Nate Diaz, predicts Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Tony Ferguson at UFC 249 and names one man he thinks can give Khabib problems.
Joe Rogan and warned fans and UFC president Dana White, not to over look the ‘terrifying’ Tony Ferguson, ahead of his title fight against Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 249.
Khabib Nurmagomedov has opened up on his upcoming title defence against Tony Ferguson at UFC 249, Conor McGregor vs ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone and whether McGregor deserves a rematch now.
While Alex Volkanovski plans to stay at featherweight and defend his title, the new 145lbs UFC champion admits he’s interested in challenging Khabib.
Justin Gaethje has responded to Dana White’s recent comments that he knows exactly why Conor McGregor will jump the line for a title shot, with a win over ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone at UFC 246.
Khabib Nurmagomedov has responded to Dana White’s comments that he and Conor McGregor will rematch, if they beat Tony Ferguson and ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone at UFC 249 and UFC 246.
Justin Gaethje wants the winner of the Khabib vs Tony Ferguson fight. And thinks the Conor McGregor vs ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone fight is a ‘freak show’.
Khabib Nurmagomedov says he has the fire burning inside him again, ahead of his title defence against Tony Ferguson. Adding that he wasn’t motivated in his last four fights.
And ‘Big’ John McCarthy warns him that he won’t be able to break Tony.
Tony Ferguson says he’s in Khabib’s head, ahead of their title fight at UFC 249.
He also said he’s going to make him p*** blood.
And wasn’t too kind about his shadow boxing!
After remaining silent yesterday, Tony Ferguson has taken to social media to post an epic promo of his proposed fight with Khabib, along with the comment, “Time to give the fans what they want”.
In an interview in Uzbekistan, UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov said it’s likely that his next fight will be in Brooklyn in April.