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The Russian fighter of the mixed style (MMA) Khabib Nurmagomedov in his Instagram commented on the upcoming fight with Irishman Conor McGregor.
“Dana white is not talking shit. The deed is done. The talks ended, ahead of an exciting two months,” wrote Nurmagomedov.
Earlier it was announced that the battle of the Russians with the Irish on 6 October in the UFC 229 in Las Vegas. Before that, the rivals met once. In may, the head of the promotion, Dana white promised that their fight will be held before the end of 2018.
Nurmagomedov has not suffered a single defeat in his professional career, he has 26 wins in 26 fights. He holds the title of the champion of UFC in the lightweight division. McGregor is a former champion of UFC in semi-lightweight and lightweight. He has 21 wins and three defeats.
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