UFC 229: It was one of the most brutal fights of modern times when Khabib Nurmagomedov locked horns with Conor McGregor. Khabib Nurmagomedov beat Conor McGregor but that is when the chaos and drama started. After winning, Khabib leaped out of the ring to attack Conor McGregor’s team, especially his coach was the prime target it seemed. It turned ugly as this happened in front of a packed house. Khabib got into an altercation with a few members of McGregor’s team before they came down to blows, finally, the security personnel had to intervene to get things under control.
Here is the video of Khabib leaping out of the octagon.
Once this ugly episode happened, officials decided no official presentation will be held. Three guys from Khabib’s camp arrested & on the way to jail, Khabib will most likely fined, stripped of the belt, & suspended by Nevada State Athletic Commission, & could face charges that would not allow him a visa.
The match between McGregor and Nurmagomedov will go into history as the biggest grudge match in combat sports, and will most likely be the biggest MMA event of all time. This is a must watch the event for all combat fans and fans of all other sports as well.
Here is how fans clashed after the match.
Known as the ‘Mystic Mac’, the 30-year old had become the first martial artist to have two titles at the same time – lightweight and featherweight, a feat he achieved in November 2016. Having not come inside the ring since then, the Irishman lost was stripped of the titles.