Habib, Nurmagomedova: Noah K. Murray / Reuters
The Russian fighter of the mixed style (MMA) Khabib Nurmagomedov has answered the call of American Tony Ferguson. He reacted to the suggestion of a possible rival to Twitter.
“See you soon, ninja,” wrote Ferguson, adding to tweet a photo with their failed battle on the UFC 209.
“Stop Smoking,” — said the 30-year-old Russian.
On 15 March it became known that the wife of Ferguson appealed to the court to protect her from her husband. According to the woman, the fighter behaved inappropriately, haven’t slept in three days, smashed his own house, believing that it is someone to pick up, and claimed that his foot has a chip.
The day before, 34-year-old Ferguson has expressed readiness to fight with Nurmagomedov, responding to the words of the head of the UFC Dana’s p. E. white, claiming that Americans will not be able to meet with Russian for personal reasons.
Fighting between Nurmagomedov and Ferguson fell four times. Every time this has happened because of health problems one of the contenders. Russian champion, UFC lightweight champion, he has 27 wins and no defeats. Currently he continues to serve a 9-month suspension for a fight, arranged after the victory over Conor McGregor in October 2018. Ferguson has won 24 fights and lost three times.
Video, photo All from Russia.