Хабиб Нурмагомедов vs Конор Макгрегор Полный бой (UFC 229 / 07.10.2018)
But will the Russian have trouble cutting his weight again? Perhaps most tellingly, the fight will take place only two months after it was officially announced.
Unlike previous bouts involving McGregor, there was no world tour and the first promotion was a relatively low key event. William hill conor vs khabib thing that we do know about Khabib that he does struggle to make lbs sometimes.
Бой: Хабиб Нурмагомедов vs. Конор Макгрегор онлайн ()
Conor might be banking on the fact that if he can turn this around quite quickly, he might force Khabib to cut weight quicker and tire quicker in the fight. Ahead of the Conor McGregor vs Khabib weigh-in, Nurmagomedov claimed that he was doing well at lbs — meaning he has to cut 11lbs in order to make the weight class at lbs. The undefeated UFC champion — who has never lost a round in his career — has had a long and turmoulous history with weight cuts, most recently suffering a mishap at UFC earlier this year.
The Dagestan-native was pulled just hours before the bout and rushed to hospital due to complications with his weight-cut. Nurmagomedov had to receive IV drips a method of therapy used for fluid replacement and electortye imbalances. Weighing in at While that might be surprising to casual UFC viewers and any of the millions of McGregor fans across the world, the traders clearly fancy Khabib and his record breaking undefeated streak.
McGregor climbing up from featherweight should not be an issue for the Irishmen with a lighter poundage allowing him to be more nimble, agile and less likely to tire as the rounds progress.
McGregor fancied to end Nurmagomedov’s unbeaten record
Mystic Mac has had conditioning issues of his own, notably during his loss to Nate Diaz when he piled on mass too quickly and crashed in the second round. Fighters that come in heavy tend to favour power and aggression, vying for a early knock-out rather than playing the long game in the Octagan where six rounds can long and william hill conor vs khabib.
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