• Khabib Nurmagomedov is 3 wins away from becoming the best lightweight the UFC has ever seen, and could retire as 'the Floyd Mayweather of MMA'

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Khabib Nurmagomedov got the biggest win of his career when he submitted Conor McGregor in four rounds at UFC 229.
    The victory preserved his unbeaten record, something he cherishes, as he has frequently said he is "the Floyd Mayweather of MMA."
    But there may be more to the comparison than a flawless combat sports record.
    Business Insider considers Nurmagomedov and Mayweather's upbringings, how they take little damage in fights, and the impact they have on their sport.
    Nurmagomedov is three fights away from a 30-0 record, and there are three massive opponents out there who can help him...
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  • Khabib Nurmagomedov claims WWE wants to recruit him just one day after he threatened to quit the UFC forever

    Khabib Nurmagomedov claims WWE wants to recruit him just one day after he threatened to quit the UFC forever

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Khabib Nurmagomedov claims the professional wrestling firm WWE has been in contact with him.
    The revelation comes one day after Nurmagomedov threatened to quit the UFC forever, if the company sacked his teammate Zubaira Tukhugov.
    Tukhugov was reportedly involved in the UFC 229 brawls that overshadowed Nurmagomedov's dominant victory over Conor McGregor.
    Nurmagomedov asked his social media followers what they thought about the WWE. He then seemed to imply he would "smash" Brock Lesnar, the former UFC heavyweight champion who now competes in WWE.
    An apparent offer from the professional...
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