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Khabib Nurmagomedov Has A Third And Final Opponent For UFC 223

One of the most ridiculous weeks in MMA history has finally received some much needed clarity. Earlier in the week, Tony Ferguson, who was due to face Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 223’s main event after three previous encounters between the two fell through, tripped over a cable and injured himself. With Ferguson now ruled out of the fight, the UFC …

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Headliner Max Holloway Ruled Out Of UFC 223

DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 2: Max Holloway stands in the Octagon prior to his bout against Jose Aldo during the UFC 218 event at Little Caesars Arena on December 2, 2017 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Rey Del Rio/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Reports are emerging that Max Holloway has been declared medically unfit for a lightweight title fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov. The Brooklyn card has endured an unprecedentedly bumpy build-up, losing Tony Ferguson last week, and last night’s debacle involving Conor McGregor has sent shockwaves through the entire sport of MMA. According to reports, Max Holloway has now been ruled out of …

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Watch: Incredible Scenes As Conor McGregor Crashes UFC 223 Media Day

The still-reigning UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor crashed the UFC 223 media day amid rumours that he will be in attendance on Saturday night. The champ-champ is officially in town ladies and gentlemen. With UFC 223 just around the corner, the night’s main-event fixture between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson is, of course, attracting the bulk of the attention but …

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Watch: Khabib Nurmagomedov & Max Holloway Face Off Ahead Of UFC 223 This Weekend

UFC 223’s main-event headliners Khabib Nurmagomedov and Max Holloway faced off for the first time at the event’s pre-fight press conference last night. Khabib Nurmagomedov was a picture of supreme confidence as he met with his UFC 223 opponent Max Holloway last night for the ceremonial pre-fight press conference. He has every right to be, of course. In taking on …

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Dana White Categorically Confirms Conor McGregor’s Lightweight Reign Is Over

Conor McGregor will no longer be the UFC lightweight champion on Saturday, according to UFC president Dana White. Such was White’s opening statement at the UFC 223 press conference on Wednesday in Brooklyn, New York where Khabib Nurmagomedov will take on featherweight champion Max Holloway for the lightweight crown. With No.1 contender and interim champion Tony Ferguson being forced to …

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