McGregor signs a record contract with UFC
Irish MMA fighter Conor McGregor signed a new contract with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). The agreement provides six fights, including one with Khabib Nurmagomedov on October 6 in Las Vegas. The parties preferred not to disclose the terms of the contract, but according to the head of the UFC Dana White, the agreement is the record one in the history of the organization.
"It's easy to make deals with MacGregor, because we know what it's worth," White said.
Conor vs Khabib fight will be on October 6 at the UFC 229 tournament in Las Vegas. The Russian fighter will defend his belt of the world champion in the lightweights. As part of this tournament, Russian Alexander Volkov will face American Derrick Lewis.