Conor McGregor’s tweet about Khabib’s father highlights struggle with irrelevance

Conor McGregor is struggling right now with an injury, a 1-3 run, calls for his retirement, and criticism over his abhorrent behavior. He is also facing the fact that his run as a contender is likely over even if he continues to draw money. McGregor thrives on adoration, attention, media coverage, and controversy. Being the … Read more

Video: Khabib’s manager says client would ‘smash’ John Cena or other WWE ‘steroid freaks’

Khabib Nurmagomedov retired undefeated at 29-0 and in doing so he relinquished his UFC lightweight title. Rumors have popped up here and there about a return but Khabib continues to make it clear he is retired. Fantasy fight booking and what if discussions are common among fans when a great fighter retires. Some are dream … Read more

Will the Prospect of 30-0 Be Too Tempting for Khabib to Resist?

On October 24th, 2020, Khabib Nurmagomedov extended his unbeaten professional record to 29 wins and zero defeats following his second-round submission of Justin Gaethje at UFC 254. Although the Eagle’s grappling-oriented style divides opinions, few can argue that he isn’t the most dominant fighter in the history of the UFC.    While other competitors have … Read more

Funny: Ferguson shares ‘plan’ to lure Nurmagomedov out of “retirement“

The dream fight we never got was Tony Ferguson versus lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov. It still could happen if Tony gets another win and Khabib starts feeling the emptiness being outside of the limelight. For all of his humility there is a very healthy ego inside of the Russian. Tony shared a funny video on … Read more

Dana White not sure if Khabib is really retired and neither are we

I don’t think anyone was 100% certain one way or the other that undisputed lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov actually retired after defeating interim lightweight champion Justin Gaethje at UFC 254 this past Saturday. There was way too much emotion in the ring from the Russian as he visibly struggled with his first fight back in … Read more