Habib, Nurmagomedova: Anton Denisov / RIA Novosti
All tickets for the battle between the Russian Habib Nurmagomedov and Irishman Conor McGregor were sold out three minutes from the start of sales. About it reports TV channel KLAS-TV.
For the opportunity to personally observe the fight fans laid out the amount of thousands of dollars. While earlier, the organizers promised to release in the sale of tickets for the price of $ 300.
Nurmagomedov will meet with McGregor on October 6 at the UFC 229. The fight will take place in Las Vegas. 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.
Before the rivals have not met even once. About the upcoming fight Nurmagomedov spoke, stating that he wanted to break McGregor’s face and thereby to teach him humility, thereby destroying him morally. “Just for me it is not just a sport, but a personal issue,” he said.
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