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    South Dakota expecting 250,000 people for Sturgis Motorcycle Rally Fast-food menu changes that outraged customers Conor McGregor said Khabib Nurmagomedov will be s----ing his pants when he fights Justin Gaethje in October © Photos by Getty Images Justin Gaethje, Conor McGregor, and Khabib Nurmagomedov. Photos by Getty Images Conor McGregor has once again ridiculed his lightweight rival Khabib Nurmagomedov's fighting style. McGregor said Nurmagomedov will be "s----ing his pants" when he defends his UFC lightweight championship against Justin Gaethje at UFC 254 in October. Nurmagomedov said he would look to drown Gaethje in deep waters, implying he will drag him to the floor and inflict ground-and-pound strategies from there. McGregor then interpreted this as a refusal to engage...
    Justin Gaethje, Conor McGregor, and Khabib Nurmagomedov. Photos by Getty Images Conor McGregor has once again ridiculed his lightweight rival Khabib Nurmagomedov's fighting style. McGregor said Nurmagomedov will be "s---ing his pants" when he defends his UFC lightweight championship against Justin Gaethje at UFC 254 in October. Nurmagomedov said he would look to drown Gaethje in deep waters, implying he will drag him to the floor and inflict ground-and-pound strategies from there. McGregor then interpreted this as a refusal to engage in stand-up, and was therefore a sign of a weakness. He said Nurmagomedov just wants a "good whiff" of Gaethje's jock-strap. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. Conor McGregor said Khabib Nurmagomedov will be "s---ing his...
    KHABIB NURMAGOMEDOV is back in training ahead of his showdown against Justin Gaethje. The unbeaten lightweight champion will put his title on the line at UFC 253 on October 24. 2Khabib Nurmagomedov shared the snaps with his 21million Instagram followersCredit: Instagram khabib_nurmagomedov The 31-year-old has not fought since his win over Dustin Poirier last September. But he has been knuckling down in the gym as he prepares for his return to the Octagon. Khabib shared two snaps of himself working out with his 21million Instagram followers. Alongside them, he wrote: "There will always be questions, there will be few, the most important thing is that you know the answers to them. RINGSIDE NEWS LIVE: Follow for all the...
    UFC: Khabib plans on taking Justin Gaethje to “The deepest ocean and drown him” By: Daniel Cunningham August 4, 2020 PrevPreviousUFC: Ben Rothwell – Marcin Tybura targeted for October 10th ShareTweet0 SharesThere might not be a fighter more terrifying in the UFC than the lightweight champion, Khabib Nurmogomedov (28-0). When it comes to game plans, the Dagestan native makes it very clear what he plans on doing. UFC commentator Joe Rogan posted a video on Instagram of interim champion, Justin Gaethje (22-2) training, and Nurmagomedov voiced his opinion about what will happen in a couple of months at UFC 254. Commenting on a @joerogan Instagram post about Justin Gaethje, Khabib vowed...
    CONOR McGREGOR says Khabib Nurmagomedov will "s**t his pants" during his UFC lightweight title defence against Justin Gaethje. Khabib is set to defend his title at UFC 253 on September 19 against the man who handed Tony Ferguson his first ever defeat. 3Khabib Nurmagomedov is set to defend his lightweight title against Justin GaethjeCredit: Getty Images - Getty 3Justin Gaethje stunned Tony Ferguson to hand him first ever lossCredit: Getty Images - Getty A training video of the Russian was shared on Instagram by UFC commentator Joe Rogan. The man himself then commented on the clip, explaining how he will approach the Gaethje scrap. Khabib wrote: "Justin is a very nice guy and good opponent for me. "But when octagon...
    Getty The battle world is gearing up for one of the anticipated fights in UFC light-weight historical past — light-weight champ Khabib “The Eagle” Nurmagomedov and interim light-weight champ Justin Gaethje are set to unify the belt on October 24th. And though each males are represented by the identical administration, there’ll nonetheless be a little bit of trash discuss. On Monday, UFC shade commentator Joe Rogan posted a video to Instagram of Gaethje coaching at his studio. The Eagle took to the remark part to share his ideas on the video, after which Khabib’s bitter rival Conor “Infamous” McGregor chimed in as nicely. BT Sport’s Chamatkar Sandhu shared the video of Gaethje coaching...
    Getty The fight world is gearing up for one of the most anticipated fights in UFC lightweight history — lightweight champ Khabib “The Eagle” Nurmagomedov and interim lightweight champ Justin “The Highlight” Gaethje are set to unify the belt on October 24th. And although both men are represented by the same management, there will still be a bit of trash talk. On Monday, UFC color commentator Joe Rogan posted a video to Instagram of Gaethje training at his studio. Khabib took to the comment section to share his thoughts on the video, and then Khabib’s bitter rival Conor “Notorious” McGregor chimed in as well. BT Sport’s Chamatkar Sandhu shared the video of Gaethje training at Joe Rogan’s studio...
    UFC star commentator Joe Rogan has had been a part of several intense matchups. The 52-year-old is one of the oldest associates of the promotion, witnessing diverse intense fights throughout the years. However, Rogan is especially excited about the recently announced lightweight thriller between Khabib and Gaethje. Naturally, Rogan has all the obvious reasons to be excited about that. Undefeated lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov is going to set foot against Gaethje, breaking a hiatus of more than a year in UFC. Moreover, Justin Gaethje has also earned his title shot by putting a quell on Tony Ferguson’s 12-fight win streak at UFC 249. After a massive turmoil of dates and venue, Dana White has finally confirmed the bout on October...
    UFC president Dana White still believes Conor McGregor rematching Khabib Nurmagomedov is the "fight to make". But lightweight king Nurmagomedov, 31, would first have to beat interim champion Justin Gaethje, also 31, with a unification set for October. 4Khabib beat Conor McGregor at UFC 229 in 2018 4Justin Gaethje is set to face Khabib in a lightweight unification Credit: Getty - Contributor With unbeaten Khabib targeting a perfect 30-0 record, promoter White was asked who could be the Russian's next challenger if he defeats Gaethje. He responded: "He is fighting Gaethje next. I don’t know who his last fight would be to make him 30. I don't know. "I mean listen, [on the] Conor McGregor fight. I know...
    UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov is set to return to the octagon later this month, although in a different capacity. The “eagle” is set to corner his cousin Usman Nurmagomedov in Abu Dhabi when he faces Jerry Kvanstrom. READ :“He Keep Drinking All the Time”- Khamzat Chimaev Says He Wants to Smash Conor McGregor Khabib Nurmagomedov set to corner Usman Nurmagomedov Usman has amassed an undefeated record of 9-0 in MMA and last fought against Ruslan Tuyakov in Gorilla FC. Unlike his cousin, Usman has been praised for his striking skills and has defeated most of his opponents via TKO. Usman faces an experienced opponent in Kvanstrom. Jerry has amassed a record of 15-14  and is looking to get back...
    Khabib Nurmagomedov is set to make a return later this year and revealed he’s been training on Instagram. Nurmagomedov has endured a difficult few months and lost his father and coach Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov due to coronavirus. Many felt Nurmagomedov wouldn’t fight thiyear, however, the “eagle” has squashed such rumors and revealed he will defend his title. Dana White also said he would give the lightweight champion enough time to mourn for the tragic loss. Khabib Nurmagomedov is set to defend his title in October Nurmagomedov was set to face Tony Ferguson back in April, however, the fight was canceled for the 5th time. Nurmagomedov was unable to travel out of Russia due to the lockdown and with his father’s health...
    Dana White has just one-upped himself, a feat that many believed was impossible. The UFC President just announced the date for the grandest fight ever to take place in the promotion, Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Justin Gaethje. UFC has been at the forefront of the crusade for normalcy amidst these times of strife. They have been toiling to bring some entertainment and excitement in the lives of those holed up at home. As things stand now, the promotion has stepped things up, having announced the date for the grandest scrap for the UFC Lightweight title. The warriors are slated to go toe to toe in the octagon. “It’s going to happen, I tell you right here, right now,” White said. “That...
    Khabib Nurmagomedov will face Justin Gaethje in a UFC lightweight unification fight on October 24, Dana White has confirmed. There had been speculation Khabib would retire from the sport after losing his father at the age of 57 in July, although the Russian’s manager refuted that claim. Gaethje stepped in to fight and beat Tony Ferguson at UFC 249 for the interim title after Khabib had to withdraw from the bout due to travel restrictions amid the coronavirus pandemic. UFC president White says the American will be Khabib’s opponent when he returns to the Octagon in three months’ time. “It’s going to happen, tell you right here right now. That fight is going to happen,” White told CNN. “Khabib...
    COVID-19 outbreak in hard-hit U.S. states may be peaking, Fauci says McDonalds customers changed their behavior during pandemic, but some trends could endure Its official: Khabib Nurmagomedov will fight Justin Gaethje on Oct. 24 The UFC fight fans expected for moths is finally happening. Lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov will take on interim champion Justin Gaethje on Oct. 24. UFC president Dana White confirmed the news on CNN on Tuesday, saying, “That fight's going to happen.” White then said the two would fight Oct. 24 at UFC 254. White did not announce where the fight would be held. It will be the 31-year-old Nurmagomedov’s first fight since September, when he defeated Dustin Poirier. The win pushed Nurmagomedov’s record to 28-0-0....
    UFC The Russian returns to the octagon on October 24 Khabib Nurmagomedov (31 years old). Dana White has confirmed that Khabib Nurmagomedov be present in UFC 255 on October 24 to face Justin Gaethje (22-2) for the world lightweight title. The future of the fighter was somewhat uncertain after the sad death of his father and coach due to COVID-19, but the doubts have already been cleared. The UFC president has told CNN Sports what the plans are for his company: “It is going to happen, I am telling you here and now. The fight between Khabib and Gaethje will be on October 24,” said White, with which the UFC see the Russian in action again, facing the...
    UFC: Khabib Nurmagomedov – Justin Gaethje official for October 24th By: Daniel Cunningham July 28, 2020 Follow ESM On Social Facebook Twitter Youtube Flipboard Instagram ShareTweet0 SharesUFC president Dana White announced some pretty big news today. It was announced and confirmed that Khabib Nurmagomedov (28-0) with defend his title against interim champion, Justin Gaethje (22-2), on October 24th. White confirmed the news to CNN. There have been a lot of questions about the future for Khabib after his father passed away. Many wondered if he would even fight again. But the fight is on. “It’s going to happen, I can tell you right here right now,” White said. “That fight’s going...
    DANA WHITE has confirmed Khabib Nurmagomedov will fight Justin Gaethje on October 24. Undefeated lightweight champion Nurmagomedov's father and trainer, Abdulmanap, 57, died in a Moscow hospital earlier this month following complications from Covid-19. 2Khabib's comeback has been confirmed for October 24Credit: Getty Images That left fans wondering when we would see the superstar back in action. Now that wait is nearly over after the UFC president announced his comeback. Speaking to CNN, White said: “It's been very rough on him. “His father was a hero to him, he loved his father, they had a very close relationship and it was very hard on him.” Rumours had been mounting that the Dagestani fighter would retire from the sport following his...
    (CNN)Khabib Nurmagomedov will return to the Octagon in October to fight Justin Gaethje, according to Dana White. The UFC president confirmed the long-awaited bout will now take place on October 24, after a difficult year for the Russian fighter. Nurmagomedov's father and trainer, Abdulmanap, 57, died in a Moscow hospital earlier this month due to complications stemming from a Covid-19 infection. "It's been very rough on him," White told CNN Sport's Don Riddell. "His father was a hero to him, he loved his father, they had a very close relationship and it was very hard on him."CEO of Dominance MMA Management Ali Abdelaziz, who represents both Nurmagomedov and Gaethje, did not immediately respond to CNN Sport's request for comment.Usman eases...
    UFC Lightweight Champion Khabib Nurmagomedov is reportedly back on the mats. According to MMA reporter, Chisanga Malata, the Dagestani has resumed training. Khabib will defend his title against the Interim Lightweight champion, Justin Gaethje, in his next bout. Even though the two originally agreed to scrap in September, Khabib had to withdraw from the timeline due to an unfortunate series of events. His father, Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov, passed away mere weeks ago after a long battle against health complications. The devastated Nurmagomedov broke his silence after the incident less than a week ago, wherein he paid a tribute to his father. ALSO READ- “I Will Miss You Father”- Khabib Nurmagomedov Finally Breaks Silence After His Father’s Demise When will Khabib Nurmagomedov...
    UFC: Justin Gaethje turns down Conor McGregor fight By: Daniel Cunningham July 21, 2020 Follow ESM On Social Facebook Twitter Youtube Flipboard Instagram ShareTweet0 SharesRight now, the UFC‘s lightweight division is in a bit of a holding pattern. In September, lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov (28-0) was supposed to fight interim champion, Justin Gaethje (22-2). However, after the recent passing of Nurmagomedov’s father, there have been question marks around the eagle’s future. As a result, the division has come to a halt. With the uncertainty around his future, Khabib suggested that Gaethje fight Conor McGregor (22-4) while he figures his situation out. According to Gaethje’s manager, that was not an offer he...
    JUSTIN GAETHJE snubbed the chance for a big money fight against Conor McGregor after Khabib Nurmagomedov told him to face the Irishman. Khabib’s manager Ali Abdelaziz has revealed his star tried to get Gaethje to face Notorious before sharing the Octagon with the undefeated lightweight champion. 3Justin Gaethje reportedly snubbed the chance of a big money fight with Conor McGregorCredit: Getty Images - Getty However, he says Gaethje did not like the idea. Also, Abdelaziz now has given McGregor a plan of action that could see Conor meet Khabib in a rematch to their explosive UFC 229 showdown. He said if Conor fights Islam Makhachev “then Khabib will fight him.” Abdelaziz told TMZ Sports: “Justin said no, Khabib told me...
    KHABIB NURMAGOMEDOV will fight Justin Gaethje before the end of 2020, confirmed the UFC star’s manager. Ali Abdelaziz also cleared up recent rumours coming out of Russia that suggested the undefeated lightweight champion had retired following the death of his father and coach Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov. 1Khabib Nurmagomedov will return to UFC before the end of 2020, his manager has confirmedCredit: Getty Images Abdelaziz, who manages both Khabib and Gaethje told TMZ Sports: “Khabib is not retiring. “Khabib, you know, he has some goals, he has some [things] to accomplish.” Speaking on Khabib’s imminent future, Ali said: “I’m sure Dana’s [White] going time let everybody know when is Khabib going to fight. “We have a blockbuster main event [Khabib] versus Justin...
    Getty One of many largest stars within the UFC, light-weight champion Khabib “The Eagle” Nurmagomedov, will return to the Octagon in 2020, in line with his supervisor Ali Abdelaziz. Khabib has not fought within the promotion since defending his title towards Dustin Poirier at UFC 242 in September 2019. He was scheduled to combat Tony Ferguson at UFC 249 in April, however as a consequence of COVID-19 journey restrictions, the Russian needed to pull out of the combat. Earlier this month, Khabib’s father Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov died after battling COVID-19. Khabib and his father have been very shut — Abdulmanap was the champion’s coach and mentor. Since Abdulmanap’s passing, Khabib has not spoken publicly....
    Getty One of the biggest stars in the UFC, lightweight champion Khabib “The Eagle” Nurmagomedov, will return to the Octagon in 2020, according to his manager Ali Abdelaziz. Khabib has not fought in the promotion since defending his title against Dustin Poirier at UFC 242 in September 2019. He was scheduled to fight Tony Ferguson at UFC 249 in April, but due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, the Russian had to pull out of the fight. Earlier this month, Khabib’s father Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov died after battling COVID-19. Khabib and his father were very close — Abdulmanap was the champion’s coach and mentor. Since Abdulmanap’s passing, Khabib has not spoken publicly. Recently, The Eagle’s longtime training partner, former light heavyweight...
    KHABIB NURMAGOMEDOV is set to unify the lightweight division against Justin Gaethje this year despite the recent death of his father. UFC president Dana White expects the showdown to headline the upcoming 253 pay-per-view in September. 3 It will comes just two months after Nurmagomedov's dad Abdulmanap died of Covid-19, but White insists the lightweight champion is still on course to fight. Gaethje earned his shot at Nurmagomedov after replacing the Russian in May to beat Tony Ferguson for the interim belt. Here SunSport details how the champions compare heading into their undisputed title decider. KHABIB NURMAGOMEDOV The Russian has emerged as one of the fiercest champions in the UFC through his dominant grappling and devastating strength....
    KHABIB NURMAGOMEDOV is set to fight Justin Gaethje this year despite the recent death of his father. That is according to UFC president Dana White, who expects the showdown to main event the upcoming UFC 252 pay-per-view. 4Khabib Nurmagomedov is still set to fight this year at UFC 253 despite tragic death of his fatherCredit: Getty Images That is due to take place on Fight Island on September 19 - and the highly-anticipated lightweight title clash is scheduled. Khabib’s father, Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov, was placed in a medically-induced coma after being admitted to the hospital in May in Moscow. He underwent emergency bypass surgery as doctors stabilised his condition. However, the MMA coach lost his battle for life last month to...
    Kamaru Usman is gearing up for his second title defense. The Welterweight Champion will lock horns with former teammate Gilbert Burns in the main event at UFC 251. For quite some time now, Kamaru has been training with brilliant fighters, including Justin Gaethje. Gaethje and Usman were also training together while Justin was preparing to fight Tony Ferguson at UFC 249. It looks like Usman is finding that training alongside such exceptional fighters under the able guidance of Trevor Wittman is turning out to be really fruitful. Justin Gaethje takes to Instagram to share a video of training with Kamaru Usman Justin Gaethje is apparently helping out Usman with his ground game. Either that or the two are simply having...
    Before entering the world of professional fighting as a mixed martial artist, Justin Gaethje was a collegiate wrestler. However, based on his record (19 KOs), he seems to have abandoned his strength and adopted a standup striking game. It worked to perfection at UFC 249 with thunderous blows to Tony Ferguson’s face echoing in the empty Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena. However, as per an old interview, the plan to abandon wrestling wasn’t just a ploy to throw fighters off.  Justin Gaethje says wrestling drains his energy In a chat on BELOW THE BELT, Brendan Schaub asked ‘The Highlight’ why he doesn’t take too many of his fights to the ground. He replied, “They put it back into my mind....