The Russian fighter of the mixed style (MMA) Khabib Nurmagomedov criticized the behavior of Irishman Conor McGregor, who knocked an elderly visitor to the bar. The word athlete leads TMZ Sports.
“I don’t understand why the US let people like him into the country, allowed to work. Many of the boys suffer from problems with the visa, but for McGregor no questions? Such people should be in prison. The government should smear it. The Irish government, where are you all? Send him the location!” said 30-year-old Nurmagomedov. He noted that he was surprised that against McGregor made no accusations.
Also, the Russians stressed that in any case unacceptable to beat the elderly. “Even if a man punched you 10 times, you have no right to answer. It is necessary to respect older people,” says Nurmagomedov.
Previously, on 16 August it became known that McGregor was ordered to appear in court. However, the fighter was arrested.
Video attack McGregor on the visitor’s bar in Dublin appeared online on 15 August. It is noted that the Irish were dissatisfied with the refusal of men to taste a whisky its Proper Twelve. The incident happened in April.
Nurmagomedov defeated McGregor in the tournament ultimate fighting championship (UFC) in October 2018. On the eve of the match, the Irishman has repeatedly made hard-hitting comments against the Russians. And after a bout in the octagon and outside a fight broke out that led to the disqualification of both fighters and seconds Nurmagomedov.
Before UFC 223 in April 2018, MacGregor attacked the bus with fighters of mixed martial arts, which, in particular, was Nurmagomedov. At the tournament the Russian has won the title of champion of the organization in the lightweight division. McGregor was detained and punished for the attack on the bus corrective work.
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