Firas Zahabi Says Khabib Nurmagomedov Bullied A Bully At UFC 229


UFC Lightweight Champion Khabib Nurmagomedov may have choked out Conor McGregor in the main event of UFC 229, but hopping the Octagon fence to start a post-fight brawl is what most will probably remember best from that event.

Firas Zahabi has seen a lot of craziness in his years as an MMA coach, but he says that the UFC Lightweight Champion bullied a bully at UFC 229.

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Zahabi shared his thoughts on what went down with a series of posts on Twitter:







McGregor, in the lead up to the fight, took aim at Nurmagomedov in a wide variety of way, from insulting the fighters religion to insulting his family and event the champion’s home country.

Nurmagomedov has had his fight purse withheld for the time being after inciting the brawl and could be facing added punishments from the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC).

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