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A couple of days earlier than the sweetness between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier, the world of the UFC is impatient. Even Khabib Nurmagomedov went into it about his prognosis concerning the bout occasion.
Only 5 months after their final look within the octagon, the 2 males will quickly be capable of cease chomping on the bit. Impatient on the concept of crossing swords once more, Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier will attempt to set up as soon as and for all, on July 11, which ones actually has the ascendancy over the opposite.
Winner of their first confrontation in 2014, the Irish fighter nonetheless suffered the primary knockout of his profession final January. A misplaced revenge that appears like an affront in his eyes, and that he’ll attempt to wash away within the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. At current, nevertheless, it’s unattainable to announce the result of this summit duel.
Yet that is what Khabib Nurmagomedov tried to do on Monday in an interview for UFC Russia.
It’s the identical as of their earlier fights. If it’ll finish within the first spherical, I put myself in Conor’s camp. If it ends on the second or later, I’m going into Dustin’s.
The Russian MMA star is aware of what she’s speaking about, having taken turns over the 2 guys within the cage. According to him, McGregor will essentially must put an finish to hostilities shortly, or else he’ll lose size within the face of Poirier’s endurance. A desk that’s verified on their first two clashes.
But along with this poster between large names on the circuit, The Eagle is delighted with the competitiveness of its former light-weight class.
The division incorporates lovely folks. Whether it is the Brazilians, with (Charles) Oliveira and (Rafael) Dos Anjos, or the Americans, who’re additionally effectively represented with Poirier, (Justin) Gaethje and (Michael) Chandler. You might consider it as a world struggle, with Brazilians, Americans and Russians. The division has at all times been probably the most fascinating and the most well liked… It will probably be enjoyable on the finish of the 12 months.
It will probably be much more so, if he decides to make his comeback. For his coach, only one condition must be met to make this candy dream come true.
Khabib Nurmagomedov subsequently doesn’t take the facet of Conor McGregor or Dustin Poirier, however prefers to announce the best situation for every of the 2 fighters. Will his fight science converse?