Conor McGregor & Khabib Nurmagomedov Set to Face NSAC Following #UFC229 Incident [Video]

Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov are due in front of the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) following Saturday night’s multi-person brawl. Speaking to ESPN, NSAC chairman Anthony Marnell says the commission is conducting a full investigation of the brawl that took place after Nurmagomedov’s victory. As of now, the commission is still holding Nurmagomedov purse. McGregor will also be subject to investigation but has received his purse. “We will be filing against Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov,” Marnell said. “Because we withheld one purse, we will have to move expeditiously to a complaint and hearing. We have held 100 percent of one of the fighter’s money, so the goal is to get the complaints out…

Nate Diaz Reacts to Conor vs. Khabib #UFC229 Fight Announcement During #UFC227 Fight Week (Video)

As expected, Conor McGregor will make his return to the Octagon the sooner than the later now that his legal troubles are for the most part behind him. Also, as expected, he will challenge his nemesis, the man he was looking to blindside in the dolly/bus incident, Khabib Nurmagomedov on October 6 in Las Vegas. The fans are excited but at least one fighter could care less, Nate Diaz. After the fight was announced Diaz, who is also expected back in the Octagon, made it clear he didn’t care and doesn’t want to be associated with the fight card as a whole. To see the UFC 229 hype video, plus Nate’s reaction, scroll down. THE…

Khabib Nurmagomedov Suffers Another Injury

The injury bug has hit Khabib Nurmagomedov again. This time he suffered a rib injury while preparing for his upcoming bout at “The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale” card on December 22. The injury will pull him off of the card and Edson Barboza will now replace him on the card and face off against Tony Ferguson. Nurmagomedov hasn’t been seen in the cage since 2014 where he beat up current champ Rafael dos Anjos. Since that bout both men have been on different paths, with dos Anjos winning four straight including capturing the belt in March. While Khabib suffered two knee injuries that have keep him out of action and now his ribs are the…