Khabib’s Manager Says Floyd Mayweather Is Begging For Fight • MMA News
Khabib Nurmagomedov’s supervisor believes Floyd Mayweather is clamoring for a boxing match in opposition to his fighter.
Nurmagomedov is the reigning Final Preventing Championship (UFC) light-weight title holder. When Conor McGregor was the 155-pound ruler, he confronted Mayweather in a boxing match. Mayweather gained the bout through 10th-round TKO. Having submitted McGregor again in October, “The Eagle” now desires a chunk of “Money.”
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Nurmagomedov’s supervisor Ali Abdelaziz lately spoke to TMZ Sports activities. He stated that Mayweather is salivating over a possible bout with Nurmagomedov (through MMAFighting.com):
“Me and him have been texting each other for the last month and if he says he did not, I’m gonna put everything on line. Do not lie, Floyd. He’s very much begging for the fight. I told him, I said he’s 57 years old, his body’s weak, he’s fragile, he’s got a small head. People think I’m crazy but I think Khabib would beat his ass. He thinks Khabib is easy money but Khabib is much younger, much stronger, more tougher than Conor, a guy that went to the eleventh round with him. And Conor gave up, he’s a quitter. Khabib is no quitter.”
The thrill surrounding such a match-up started when Nurmagomedov and Mayweather Promotions CEO Leonard Ellerbe had been seen in a video teasing the struggle. Whereas some stated the 2 had been simply joking round, it quickly turned clear that each camps wished the struggle. UFC president Dana White has stated the one approach Mayweather will get that struggle is that if he indicators a UFC contract.
Nurmagomedov nonetheless awaits phrase on a punishment from the Nevada State Athletic Fee (NSAC). “The Eagle” sparked a brawl post-UFC 229 by leaping into the gang and going after Dillon Danis. Mayweather is coming off an exhibition boxing match in opposition to Tenshin Nasukawa at RIZIN 14. Mayweather gained the bout through first-round TKO.
If Khabib Nurmagomedov will get a light-weight punishment, do you assume he’ll go on to struggle Floyd Mayweather?