Khabib Nurmagomedov has given the UFC an ultimatum and threatened to resign if the officials dismiss a member of his team.
"If you fire Zubaira Tukhugov, you'll lose me as well," Khabib said on Thursday via Instagram. Earlier, the UFC had canceled an upcoming fight by Tukhugov, because this Conor McGregor had attacked during the brawl following the scandal fight on Saturday. However, the responsible should not forget in this regard, that McGregor had previously beaten "another brother" and Tukhugov have nothing to do with the whole thing anyway. "If you want to punish someone, punish me," explained "The Eagle".
In addition, Khabib criticized the UFC for the fact that his team, but not the McGregor team, would be sanctioned: "Both teams have fought. I can not agree to the fact that I started doing that, but I just finished what he (Conor McGregor, Editor's note) has started. "He does not care that the UFC is keeping his matchbook under wraps. However, if those responsible decided to dismiss Tukhugov, "do not forget to send me my broken contract, otherwise I'll break it myself," Khabib wrote.Only on Wednesday, UFC President Dana White announced that Khabib would have his UFC title " In any case, "he and his team would have to count on suspensions and fines.