UFC fighter Nate Diaz has refused to fight with the champion of UFC in lightweight Russian Habib Nurmagomedov (27-0).
This was announced by UFC President Dana white.
Fans of mixed martial arts, white was asked to organize the fight Nurmagomedov and Diaz, the President said that Nate refused to fight.
We will remind, Nurmagomedov can go from the UFC. This was told by his father and trainer abdulmanap Nurmagomedov.
According to him, Habib will continue its partnership with the UFC, while the issue of Zoubairou Tuhugov is resolved.
Zubayra tukhugov is under the threat of dismissal due to the fact that the Russian fighter started a fight with Conor McGregor in the octagon.
“He clearly stated that if Zubair is fired, it will not be in the UFC. That’s for sure. It’s not about the money, we more important relationship with our neighbors, with our closest friends.
How would it look if he left someone from your team? To put it mildly, it will look ugly. Imagine a person that is prepared you in the camp of 5-6 years, and you’re suddenly left. Negotiations with the UFC Habib never will be as long as for Zubiri not will create a comfortable environment in the UFC,” – said abdulmanap Nurmagomedov.
Previously, the Athletic Commission decided to Nurmagomedov pay half of the fee for the fight with McGregor ($1 million). The second part of the fee ($1 million) remained frozen.
Temporary disqualification Nurmagomedov and McGregor extended until 10 December, when the regular meeting of the Athletic Commission.
It is noted that the actions Nurmagomedov and McGregor post fight at UFC 229 is discredit to combative sports and unsportsmanlike conduct.
Recall Khabib Nurmagomedov declined from $15 million for a rematch with former champion Conor McGregor (21-4).
About it in interview to the newspaper “Sport-Express” said uncle Alex Habib Nurmagomedov, who now lives in Poltava.
According to him, Habib uninteresting rematch with McGregor.
“Is it possible rematch with Conor? No. He half-Habib. He will not fight him for any money. Yes, I know that they offer him a rematch. They are from the start offered him $15 million if he will agree. But Habib said, “no.” Let Conor is in the queue, let come to blows with others. But Habib wants to fight with Ferguson, and then finish my career,” said Alex Nurmagomedov.
Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov
He also said that Habib wanted to obtain Ukrainian citizenship.
Recall Khabib Nurmagomedov (27-0) will pay a fine of $250 thousand for behaviour after victory over Conor McGregor (21-4) at UFC 229. This was stated by UFC President Dana white.
In addition, the Nevada Athletic Commission Nurmagomedov was suspended from fighting for 6 months. However, his title of the champion of UFC, he maintained.
Recall, after the fight at UFC 229, in which Nurmagomedov scored an early victory over McGregor, the Russians staged a mass brawl outside of the octagon.
Nurmagomedov attacked members of team McGregor and octagon broke the fighter from Chechnya zubayra tukhugov and attacked McGregor.
As reported by the portal Know.ia became aware that talking during battle each other, McGregor and Nurmagomedov.