Musty light-weight kingpin Khabib Nurmagomedov has a theory as to what Dana White and company are going to assemble with Conor McGregor following UFC 264.
McGregor suffered his 2d consecutive defeat to Dustin Poirier last weekend, a loss which served because the third in his past four fights. Adding salt to the injure became the proven truth that the defeat came in section on account of a broken tibia.
Conor McGregor’s recent tough stretch started with a submission a loss to the aforementioned Khabib Nurmagomedov. The undefeated Russian and worn two-division champ in McGregor comprise had a protracted standing rivals that started before their strive in opposition to and persevered to grow following that imperfect contest.
Given Conor McGregor’s recent showings, compiled with his age and up to the moment injure, Khabib Nurmagomedov has shared a grim outlook for his longtime rival.
“With out broken legs, yes, [he could be the same],” Nurmagomedov mentioned to ESPN (h/t MMAFighting). “However with broken legs, he’s by no scheme going to kick the identical. With him, no, I don’t bear in mind [he’ll return to the top]. Conor comprise correct age , nonetheless what took dwelling with his thoughts, legs — this man is completed, nonetheless he’s correct for promotion.”
Khabib Nurmagomedov persevered and shared a theory as to what the UFC could assemble subsequent with the struggling Conor McGregor.
“If he are looking out to come support support, OK, develop him strive in opposition to one beyond regular time with Dustin Poirier and develop this man,” Nurmagomedov mentioned. “I judge [that’s] what UFC going to assemble with him and even develop his strive in opposition to versus Nate [Diaz]. However both of them, I judge he’s going to lose.”
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