Look at him cower his head after it and keep it tucked.
Shame it didn’t end up mattering in the slightest. “I put that down to 15 months outside of the Octagon … overstepping the shot.
If that’s the case, how do you possible choose THAT MOMENT to stop the fight??!?! A lovely shot! JM: Not sure exactly who respects me but nonetheless: What we’re looking at here is arguably the most fascinating bout in MMA this year. The sudden retirement of UFC lightweight champ Khabib Nurmagomedov had some fighters fighting back tears. View our online Press Pack. Well, sweet for those watching, rather sour for his opponent. Dy is 3-0 since we last saw him in the Octagon and going for his first defense against Do Gyeom Lee. #FutureMMA9 pic.twitter.com/s0RLS62t9A. This strike should not be illegal. Join the conversation, you are commenting as, news.com.au — Australia’s leading news site.
But he then threw a knee, which was illegal as rules state you cannot land such a strike on a downed opponent, which Khabib and McGregor both were at that moment in the fight. Justin Gaethje: If Conor McGregor wants to ‘bounce out and get the belt,’ I’m here, Dana White: Khabib Nurmagomedov ‘is the baddest motherf**ker on the planet’. News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services. The 35-year-old stopped Ben Askren in five seconds with a brutal flying-knee move during their UFC 239 fight. To see all content on The Sun, please use the Site Map. "@JohnMcCarthyMMA what do you think Big John? Now, granted, those are two of the premier fun fight orgs in the world but still. Guy is latched onto my arm not letting go. From Shooto Brasil 97 in Rio de Janeiro, here’s Luis Felipe Dias hitting Adercino de Jesus with all of the moves. Never before seen shot. Only happy thoughts from here on out. Look at him cower his head after it and keep it tucked. AL: I need to get this image out of my head. Everything bar biting and gouging should be permitted here. McGregor, 32, then called for the move to be deemed legal and asked retired UFC referee John McCarthy what his take was.
Kept honest! "Look at him cower his head after it and keep it tucked. JM: I see nothing wrong with what he did there. He dipped under Darren Till. — Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA) October 22, 2020. @joerogan.
He’s seen Ronda Rousey nearly have her head kicked off her shoulders by Holly Holm, watched Chris Weidman floor Anderson Silva and Francis Ngannou nearly decapitate Alistair Overeem. Release and straight to the eye socket. Case in point, from Fight Nights Global 95 on Saturday: David Barkhudaryan KOs Erkinbek Inzhel in 3R (FNG) pic.twitter.com/XSdscBomFp. Now, as Nurmagomedov is set to fight Justin Gaethje at UFC 254, McGregor has been reminiscing on the fight and revealed he used an illegal knee. Kamaru Usman's UFC welterweight title will be on the line when he faces Jorge Masvidal on Abu Dhabi's Yas Island. Kept honest! The bout would be restarted and eventually end in—what else—a majority draw. Protect yourself at all times, my guy, then you won’t get kicked in the face. A beauty tho. Our journalists strive for accuracy but on occasion we make mistakes. "That fight means nothing at 170. 7 shirt reveals Manchester United's DESPERATE need for a hero, Tattoos and takedowns: Meet MMA fighter and 'Suicide Girls' model Micol Di Segni, 'It's an incredible honor': Lewis Hamilton overwhelmed after equaling Michael Schumacher's F1 win record in Germany, Virgil van Dijk 'set to miss the rest of the season' after suffering SERIOUS knee injury in clash with rivals Everton, 'They claim to promote women': Racing driver who became a PORN STAR slams bosses for using her as 'sex sells, good-looking driver', Fight off: UFC debutant Umar Nurmagomedov HOSPITALIZED in Dubai as Khabib's cousin RULED OUT of UFC 254, 'I'm really focused on fighting': Valerie Loureda DISMISSES offers from film companies as she shows off her kicks (VIDEO), Former Los Angeles Angels employee could face LIFE in prison after being INDICTED over giving drug to pitcher who DIED of overdose, ‘Our account was hacked!’ Fort Bragg, home of US Special Operations, nukes account after posting sexually explicit tweets, Iran sent fake ‘Proud Boys’ emails to intimidate American voters & ‘damage President Trump,’ US spy chief and FBI director claim.
Look at him cower his head after it and keep it tucked. There was a couple of shots that clattered him to the head and the backhand put him down. This round had the kimura attempt you speak of. is set to fight Justin Gaethje at UFC 254, has agreed to rematch Dustin Poirier at UFC 257 on January 23, are calling this the toughest fight of his career, many think a rematch with McGregor could be next. “The force of him dipping and me connecting with my hip was even a shot. JM: I think this is my favorite KO of the week because it has a little bit of everything. dead what a KO by Alan Gabriel (FutureFC) pic.twitter.com/XvpjpRude7. Stopping it when Dea is on the verge of done just makes zero sense. Until next week, remember always stay refreshed: FOCUS! Sign up, Join the conversation, you are commenting as Logout. Ugggggggggh. For further details of our complaints policy and to make a complaint please click here. I use the mount defence leg as a spring board, loading the knee below it. Kept honest! JM: So uhhhh, guess he’s 3-1 now. having accepted a rematch against Dustin Poirier. at lightweight to have a chance of challenging the UFC 254 winner. Don't have an account? He rammed home the damage his hip caused to Cerrone’s face by repeatedly driving his shoulder into his nose and eye from the clinch. Round 2 he won. McGregor has not fought since January, and announced retirement in June. Nurmagomedov defends his lightweight crown this Saturday. Guy is latched onto my arm not letting go. @joerogan. It is also the home of 2X UFC Hall of Fame Champion. To inquire about a licence to reproduce material, visit our Syndication site. To see all content on The Sun, please use the Site Map. McGregor highlighting the incident comes amid renewed speculation that potentially highly-lucrative rematch between the two UFC superstars could be arranged should Nurmagomedov be victorious against Gaethje at UFC 254 this weekend, and if McGregor does the same in his proposed January bout with former foe Dustin Poirier. "Release and straight to the eye socket. The Sun website is regulated by the Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO). Release and straight to the eye socket. AL: Thirty-eight seconds. Kept honest! He conceded to making one mistake, in the opening seconds when he rushed out and threw a huge left hand that missed by miles. If you looked away you could have missed Conor McGregor’s swift finish at UFC 246.