Khabib Nurmagomedov Vs Tony Ferguson will be a tough fight this year. Both are great fighters but later the stage will be quiet.
The fight between Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson will take place on April 18, 2020, at the Barclays Center, New York, United States at UFC 249. The second duel will be the struggle for the UFC lightweight championship belt.
What power, the Coronavirus pandemic made the match move. UFC President Dana White said the battle area would be moved to UFC Apex in Las Vegas and without an audience.
‘Regarding the situation in this world, the UFC fight will be held without spectators. Fans can still watch live on various platforms and none and who come to the arena. All tickets will be refunded,’ he said as reported by the site official UFC.
That is, there is no fanfare around the octagon. ESPN writes, only trainers and staff can enter and that is restricted and goes through rigorous health checks.
‘We limit not more than 10 people around the arena. Indeed, previously there have been several matches canceled, but Khabib Nurmagomedov v. Tony Ferguson will continue to take place,’ Dana White said.
Both Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson also prepared themselves. Through social media, they post themselves practicing.
Khabib Nurmagomedov via his personal Instagram, posted a photo of him practicing wrestling. He also did not mind if the battle arena would be closed to the public.
The same thing was done by Tony Ferguson. He trained hard to show himself not afraid to duel even with wrestling.
The duel of Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Tony Ferguson has been planned since 2015 and has been plagued several times with problems such as injuries. Both of them are also great fighters.
Tony Ferguson has a record of 26 wins and three defeats. His last defeat was in 2012. While Khabib has a record of 28 wins and has never lost.
Duel Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Tony Ferguson is predicted to be hard despite being lonely. Who is the winner?