UFC boss: Khabib won’t be bare of MMA title

UFC boss: Khabib won’t be bare of MMA title
UFC boss: Khabib won’t be bare of MMA title

Unbeaten Khabib Nurmagomedov will not be bare of his UFC failing appellation admitting his role in a post-match affray Saturday, UFC admiral Dana White said in a website announced Tuesday.
The 30-year-old Russian kept his acme with a fourth-round acquiescence achievement over Ireland’s Conor McGregor in Las Vegas, convalescent to 27-0 in his able career and 11-0 in UFC bouts.
McGregor was issued a 30-day antagonism abeyance by the Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) afterward the bout, amid several concise bans for fighters on the agenda in what is an acceptable move afterward MMA bouts, with no acquaintance accustomed until October 28 afore McGregor’s ban expires November 6.
Nurmagomedov had almost appeared his authority afterward McGregor broke out back he launched himself over the Octagon fence, allegedly targeting McGregor’s training partner, Dillon Danis, as aegis approved to annihilate the anarchy in the crowd.
Nurmagomedov was hustled out amidst by aegis admiral as a pro-McGregor army jeered and threw drinks at him.
While UFC admiral Dana White did not present Nurmagomedov the appellation belt, fearing agitative the crowd’s ire, he told TMZ in video acquaint on the UFC website that the Russian would not be bare of the appellation and any abuse for the affray afterward UFC 229 would acceptable appear from the NAC, not the UFC.
“He actually keeps his title,” White said. “And he’s activity to get abeyant (by the NAC), so maybe you accord him a four-to-six ages suspension.”
White said the NAC has not accustomed Nurmagomedov his award-winning money awaiting an analysis of the bearings and could appoint an accomplished for his actions.
“(The NAC) took his accomplished purse to appropriate now and they are talking about befitting his purse. I do not anticipate that that should happen,” White said. “You should not be able to accumulate his accomplished purse.”
White said he anticipation the NAC should booty a $250,000 fine.
White told TMZ pay-per-view almanac MMA sales numbers aloft two actor buys for the appearance fabricated him “a little giddy” but he added that Nurmagomedov fabricated the amiss accommodation to access the army afterward an annoyance from McGregor’s camp.
“I don’t anticipate there are too abounding bodies who don’t accept why he did it, but he shouldn’t accept done it,” White said. “He’s the apple champion. He aloof exhausted Conor in advanced of the absolute world. Stand up, get that belt captivated about you. You won. The guy who’s babble at you agency nothing.”
White wasn’t abiding what the approaching captivated for Nurmagomedov as far as opponents. McGregor says he wants a rematch but the NAC charge aphorism aboriginal on the aloof back the best can acknowledgment to the Octagon.
“We accept to see how this being plays out with Khabib,” White said.

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