McGregor vs Khabib at UFC 229 was one of the most infamous incidents in the history of the UFC. The match itself was a shocker, but the aftermath of the fight was what became controversial because the brawl spilled out of the Octagon and following that, Conor McGregor, as well as Khabib Nurmagomedov, were both handed lengthy bans and fines.
Khabib is reportedly pissed with the Nevada state authorities and has vowed never to fight in Las Vegas again! Let us take a closer look at this:
Khabib Nurmagomedov Will Never Fight in Las Vegas Again
While both the men were banned and fined after McGregor vs Khabib at UFC 229, Khabib was upset that he was asked to pay a fine which was ten times more than that of McGregor. He added that “This is not about the money” but about the process. He believes that he was treated unfairly by the authorities, and hence, he will never fight in Vegas again.
However, he further added that if there is a good fight in Vegas, he will go and watch it, but he will just not fight in the city again.
Will We Get to See a McGregor vs Khabib Rematch?
A rematch between these two is the stuff of dreams! Millions of UFC fans around the world have been hoping that McGregor vs Khabib II happens soon.
However, it appears that Khabib is just not interested in a rematch and has asked McGregor to pile up a few wins before he challenges him again! If this rematch ever takes place, it is going to be at least a couple of years in the future!