After a hard struggle, the Dagestani star immediately jumped the fence and attacked McGregor’s partner Dylan Dennis. A fight broke out between the two camps, and Nurmagomedov was subsequently given a nine-month suspension and a ڈالر 500,000 fine.
Asked about the tragic incident during a recent press juncture, Khabib Nurmagomedov said he would not change what happened at T-Mobile Arena on October 6, 2018.
Retired Lightweight claims that Connor McGregor’s night would have ended badly without a referee.
“You saw what happened on October 6. Remove the Herb Dean and you will understand what happened. One person can die from such a grip. If you want, I can strangle you behind the scenes.” And you will see that happens, “said Khabib Nurmagomedov.
Khabib Nurmagomedov was known to kill his opponents on the ground.
Sambo Practitioner has won 11 by submitting to his name, which he believes is enough evidence that Connor McGregor would not have left Octagon on his feet in UFC 229 if referee Herb Dean had ruled Irish. He would not have taken the step to save Maine.
“When someone strangles you and has been doing this for 30 years, it’s a cool weapon. What if there was no referee? Herb Dean removed my hand, he removed my grip. We Everyone understands. We understand what could have happened, “Khabib Nurmagomedov added.
See Khabib Nurmagomedov’s comments at a recent press conference below:
Khabib Nurmagomedov has written his name in the history books with UFC 229 Fiasco.
Prior to UFC 229, Khabib Nurmagomedov was the UFC Lightweight Champion. However, the Russian fighter did not have the support of the people behind it.
It only came to light after Connor McGregor instigated a feud with The Eagle. Unintentionally, Normagomedov benefited greatly from Connor McGregor’s brush promotion.
He did not cut the Irishman’s tricks and remained calm during the construction of UFC 229.
Losing one’s temper, however, was certainly not ideal for Dylan Dennis’ behavior.
But the 32-year-old’s natural reaction to the provocations by his rivals only piqued the interest of fans of the fight. Overnight, he saw an increase in his followers worldwide and became one of them. The most recognized fighter in the world.