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Irish fighter of the mixed style (MMA) fighter Conor McGregor turned to the Russian athlete Habib Nurmagomedova. 31-year-old McGregor left a comment on Twitter under the post Russian.
Nurmagomedov has shared a photo after the fight against al Iaquinta, where he is presented with a belt of the champion of the ultimate fighting championship (UFC) lightweight champion. The Russians remembered the fight and thanked the fans for their support and hinted at the return.
McGregor in the comments of a post called the Russian “rat” and said that after their fight at Nurmagomedov “took the money”, and his brothers went “with black eyes”. The Irishman also added that the party is coming to Las Vegas.
March 26, McGregor announced his retirement from MMA. Six-month disqualification in this case expires in April. Nurmagomedov, in turn, will be able to speak three months later. Both fighters were suspended for participating in riots after their fight at UFC 229.
October 7, Nurmagomedov defended the belt, forcing McGregor to surrender in the fourth round. After the battle, the Russians attacked the coach of the Irish against Dillon Dennis, and in the octagon and a fight broke out involving McGregor and seconds Nurmagomedov.
Video, photo All from Russia.