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Irish fighter of the mixed style (MMA) fighter Conor McGregor in Twitter account remembered the duel with the Russian Habib Nurmagomedov.
McGregor turned to referee herb Dean and said that inflicted to the opponent a foul blow. “Herb should have checked the eyeball Habib after I hit him with a knee on the ground. I hit him right in the eye socket. But I was cunning and was not punished”, — said the fighter.
The fight between McGregor and Nurmagomedov took place in October last year in Las Vegas. In the battle for the champion title UFC in lightweight, the Russians won painful reception. After that, the octagon began a massive fight, both fighters have become a party to and was later disqualified.
Nurmagomedov will return to MMA September 7: in Abu Dhabi he will meet in battle with American Dustin Pore. Date of the next fight McGregor is still unknown.
Video, photo All from Russia.