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The athletic Commission of Nevada (NSAC) will review the case of Russian fighters of the mixed style (MMA) and Zubayr areas Tokugawa Abubakar Nurmagomedov, suspended for involvement in fight at the tournament of the ultimate fighting championship (UFC). About this in his Twitter account said the journalist Brett Okamoto.
The meeting will take place next week. Initially Tuhugov and Nurmagomedov was suspended until October. They both took active part in fight after fight the Russian champion of UFC Habib Nurmagomedov and Irishman Conor McGregor and got a one-year disqualification. “I remind you that Habib has threatened that will not come in the octagon, while these guys suspended,” wrote Okamoto.
30-year-old Khabib Nurmagomedov has also been disqualified for a period of nine months after the brawl at UFC 229. McGregor received a six-month disqualification. The Russian fighter will return to octagon in September. On UFC in Abu Dhabi he will again defend the title against interim champion Dustin Pore.
Tuhugov and Abubakar Nurmagomedov are also UFC fighters.
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