Nurmagomedov submits McGregor in fourth to retain lightweight title

Sunday, October 07, 2018

The main event of UFC 229 featured Khabib Nurmagomedov defending his lightweight title against Conor McGregor. McGregor was the former title who reliquinshed the title in 2016. The event took place at the T-Mobile arena in Las Vegas, NV.

Khabib Nurmagomedov scored an incredible victory in what many considered the biggest fight in the history of mixed martial arts, and then immediately marred what should have been his crowning moment.

The UFC lightweight champion Nurmagomedov finished the sport’s biggest star, Conor McGregor, retaining his belt via submission at 3:03 of the fourth round of his UFC 229 main event on Saturday night at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

But a wild scene broke out after the fight, in which Nurmagomedov jumped out of the cage and attacked McGregor teammate Dillon Danis. In the ensuing madness, one of Nurmagomedov’s teammates punched McGregor inside the cage.


Official Result: Khabib Nurmagomedov defeated Conor McGregor by Submission (RNC, Round 4, 3:03)

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