Feb 17, 2019; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Francis Ngannou (red gloves) and Cain Velasquez (blue gloves) fight during their heavyweight bout during UFC Fight Night at Talking Stick Resort Arena. Ngannou won via first round TKO. Mandatory Credit: Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports

Courts Allow Cain Velasquez to Support Usman Nurmagomedov at Bellator 300

Despite Legal Hurdles, Former UFC Champion to Corner Teammate in Upcoming MMA Showdown

Cain Velasquez Gets Court’s Nod to Corner Usman Nurmagomedov at Bellator 300

In a significant development ahead of Bellator 300, the courts have given the green light to former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez. Despite facing legal troubles, Velasquez has been granted permission to be in the corner of his teammate, Usman Nurmagomedov.

Cain Velasquez’s presence at Bellator 300 seemed uncertain due to ongoing legal issues. However, in a pivotal turn of events, MMA Fighting has confirmed that the courts have allowed Velasquez to participate and support his teammate, Usman Nurmagomedov, during the much-anticipated fight.

Bellator 300, one of the landmark events in the MMA calendar, is set to see Nurmagomedov square off against an opponent yet to be confirmed. Having Velasquez in his corner could be a strategic advantage, given Velasquez’s extensive experience and knowledge of the sport.

Speaking on this development, a source close to the situation said,

“It’s crucial for Nurmagomedov to have someone of Velasquez’s caliber by his side.”

The affirmation of Velasquez’s participation will likely boost the morale of the fighter and his entire team.

As Bellator 300 approaches, all eyes will be on Usman Nurmagomedov and his performance. With the added support of Cain Velasquez, one of the sport’s finest, Nurmagomedov will surely feel more confident stepping into the cage. The court’s decision reinforces the importance of team dynamics in MMA, where every bit of support can tilt the scales in a fighter’s favor.

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