The newly minted UFC lightweight title holder is keeping the pressure on former double champ Conor McGregor, with an eye toward a future title bout between them.
Can Khabib Nurmagomedov really goad Conor McGregor into fighting him for the lightweight title? That appears to be the Dagestani’s hope.
Nurmagomedov recently defeated Al Iaquinta at UFC 223 to claim ownership of McGregor’s freshly stripped championship belt. The fight was Nurmagomedov’s first main event opportunity in the