Khabib Nurmagomedov: Life changed after the Mcgregor Fight
Khabib Nurmagomedov is now scheduled for his next title defense at UFC 242. The UFC lightweight champion takes on Interim lightweight champion Dustin Poirier at UFC 242 on September 7 in Abu Dhabi.
The slated bout with Poirier will be Khabib’s first UFC fight since he beat UFC’s superstar Conor McGregor on 6th of October, last year, and finished Conor McGregor via submission in the fourth round.
“Of course everything has changed” said Khabib at the presser.
The aftermath however, have mostly surrounded regarding the post fight brawl scandal that erupted, and which resulted in suspensions for both McGregor and the unbeaten Dagestanian.
Now Khabib talks about how his life has changed since the fight with the Notorious – “My life has changed, of course. I have become a little more known and famous than before. But nothing has changed in how I think. I have continued to train and continue pushing forward. This is not my last fight. What happened on October 6th is just the beginning of the legacy I intend to leave behind”, said Khabib during the press conference ahead of UFC 242.