Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov the father and the coach of Khabib Nurmagomedov said that his son was well-prepared for the clash against Tony Ferguson. According to Nurmagomedov Sr., the American would have held out against Khabib 2-2.5 rounds or even less.
Tony Ferguson wants UFC to strip Khabib Nurmagomedov of his championship title in the lightweight division.
UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov officially confirmed that he will not fight Tony Ferguson on April 18.
Petr Yan commented on the situation on the place of the battle of Nurmagomedov vs Ferguson. According to Petr, Khabib and his father wanted fight to be held in Russia, so they did not want to fly to the United States.
UFC president Dana White said that the fight of Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson, scheduled for April 18, will certainly take place.