Khabib Nurmagomedov again revealed the desire of Conor McGregor to hold a rematch against him.
He was also surprised because McGregor was passionate about wanting to know As we know, Khabib did have a chance to fight McGregor’s resistance on October 6, 2018, at T-Mobile, Las Vegas. In the fight, Khabib came out victorious.
The Eagle – nicknamed Khabib – managed to win in submission over McGregor in the fourth round. The fight between Khabib against McGregor himself ended in controversy with the riots in the arena match.
In fact, because of this, both Khabib and McGregor had to receive fines and prohibitions on fighting by the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC).
That fact gave rise to the chance of a repeat duel between Khabib and McGregor. “I honestly think he (McGregor) did not want to fight against me. I defeated him in round four. I beat and choked him then he gave up,” Khabib said, quoted by MMA News, Friday (11/22/2019).
“It’s a sign that he really doesn’t want to be there, he even told me to release him from my strangulation and ask for forgiveness. But now he wants to rematch ?” continued the Russian fighter. “First, he must fulfill it (conditions provided by Khabib).
We are already the fourth year since his last victory. It has already passed three years and is now entering its fourth year.
To get the title fight, I had to win 10 times in a row in the UFC. That does not include a total of 16 wins outside of the UFC, “he concluded.