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Khabib Nurmagomedov's weight issues scrap UFC 209 bout with Tony Ferguson - SkySports;

Khabib Nurmagomedov's weight issues scrap UFC 209 bout with Tony Ferguson - SkySports

SkySportsKhabib Nurmagomedov's weight issues scrap UFC 209 bout with Tony FergusonSkySportsKhabib Nurmagomedov's UFC interim lightweight title bout with Tony Ferguson was cancelled Friday after the Russian was hospitalised due to problems making weight. One of the most anticipated bouts of the year was scrapped one day before UFC 209 at ...and more »

Why Nate Diaz and Michael Johnson didn't replace Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 209 - SportsJOE.ie;

Why Nate Diaz and Michael Johnson didn't replace Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 209 - SportsJOE.ie

SportsJOE.ieWhy Nate Diaz and Michael Johnson didn't replace Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 209SportsJOE.ieThe match-up between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson fell through for the third time on Friday after the Dagestani was hospitalised before weighing in. After failing to show up before the early weigh-in deadline passed, UFC officials announced ...and more »

Dana White: Khabib Nurmagomedov 'went rogue' by failing to tell UFC of medical issues, going to hospital - Fox Sports;

Dana White: Khabib Nurmagomedov 'went rogue' by failing to tell UFC of medical issues, going to hospital - Fox Sports

Fox SportsDana White: Khabib Nurmagomedov 'went rogue' by failing to tell UFC of medical issues, going to hospitalFox SportsUFC 209 has lost its co-main event — and UFC boss Dana White is in no doubt what went wrong. Undefeated Russian fighter Khabib Nurmagomedov, who was due to take on Tony Ferguson, was taken to Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center in Las Vegas ...and more »

Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson OFF, Russian falls ill hours before weigh-ins - Daily Star;

Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson OFF, Russian falls ill hours before weigh-ins - Daily Star

Daily StarKhabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson OFF, Russian falls ill hours before weigh-insDaily StarThe victor of the bout was due to be crowned the interim-lightweight champion and handed the next shot at the division's undisputed king, Conor McGregor. Meet UFC's sexiest Octagon girls. Friday, 18th March 2016. STARSPORT introduce you to the hottest ...and more »

Khabib Taken To Hospital, Pulls out of UFC 209 Co-Main Event - Cagepotato;

Khabib Taken To Hospital, Pulls out of UFC 209 Co-Main Event - Cagepotato

CagepotatoKhabib Taken To Hospital, Pulls out of UFC 209 Co-Main EventCagepotatoUndefeated Russian fighter Khabib Nurmagomedov was taken to Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center on Thursday evening due to weight cutting issues and was deemed medically ineligible to fight. According to the UFC, Khabib was treated and released ...and more »

Khabib Nurmagamedov is hospitalized as UFC 209 co-main fight against Tony Ferguson is canceled - OCRegister;

Khabib Nurmagamedov is hospitalized as UFC 209 co-main fight against Tony Ferguson is canceled - OCRegister

OCRegisterKhabib Nurmagamedov is hospitalized as UFC 209 co-main fight against Tony Ferguson is canceledOCRegisterNo. 1 UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov withdrew from his title fight against Tony Ferguson on Friday. (Photo by Hans Gutknecht, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG). By Brian Martinez | Orange County Register. March 3, 2017 at 4:01 pm. LAS VEGAS ...and more »

UFC 209 staff picks: Championship main-event rematch is a blowout – but in whose favor? - MMAjunkie.com;

UFC 209 staff picks: Championship main-event rematch is a blowout – but in whose favor? - MMAjunkie.com

MMAjunkie.comUFC 209 staff picks: Championship main-event rematch is a blowout – but in whose favor?MMAjunkie.com(Editor's note: Due to the late cancellation of the fight between Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov, and the UFC not having determined a fifth fight for the main card as of 5:20 p.m. ET on Friday, March 3, 2017, the UFC 209 staff picks will feature ...and more »

Overlooked champ and a fan favorite have to save UFC 209 - New York Post;

Overlooked champ and a fan favorite have to save UFC 209 - New York Post

New York PostOverlooked champ and a fan favorite have to save UFC 209New York PostUFC 209 could have been a classic. Heading into Friday morning, two titles were on the line and a host of insanely talented mixed martial artists were ready to bash each other's brains out. Plus, one of the UFC's best storylines was about to get a ...and more »

UFC may have found the perfect Khabib Nurmagomedov replacement - SportsJOE.ie;

UFC may have found the perfect Khabib Nurmagomedov replacement - SportsJOE.ie

SportsJOE.ieUFC may have found the perfect Khabib Nurmagomedov replacementSportsJOE.ieAnother big title fight has fallen through, proving yet again that MMA fans can't have nice things. This time it was Khabib Nurmagomedov who was forced to withdraw from his interim lightweight title fight against Tony Ferguson at UFC 209's main event.and more »

Conor McGregor's comments on Khabib Nurmagomedov after UFC 205 were spot on - SportsJOE.ie;

Conor McGregor's comments on Khabib Nurmagomedov after UFC 205 were spot on - SportsJOE.ie

SportsJOE.ieConor McGregor's comments on Khabib Nurmagomedov after UFC 205 were spot onSportsJOE.ieThe UFC post-fight press conference featured a last but definitely not least tour-de-force from Conor McGregor. Not long after Dana White had confirmed every UFC pay-per-view and Madison Square Garden box-office record had been smashed, and Tyron ...and more »

Khabib Nurmagomedov drops from UFC 209 title fight after illness, UFC confirms - Men's Fitness;

Khabib Nurmagomedov drops from UFC 209 title fight after illness, UFC confirms - Men's Fitness

Men's FitnessKhabib Nurmagomedov drops from UFC 209 title fight after illness, UFC confirmsMen's FitnessThe interim lightweight championship bout between Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson was cancelled at the last minute. by Matthew Jussim March 3, 2017 2.23pm. Michael Reaves/Getty Images Khabib Nurmagomedov. Michael Reaves/Getty Images. F.and more »

UFC 209 bout canceled after Khabib Nurmagomedov is hospitalized - Las Vegas Sun

UFC 209 bout canceled after Khabib Nurmagomedov is hospitalizedLas Vegas SunLightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov is held back from opponent Tony Ferguson during their face off by president Dana White after the UFC 209 fighters speak to media while in the T-Mobile Arena. By Case Keefer (contact). Friday, March 3, 2017 | 11:24 a.m. ...and more »

Watch: Conor McGregor's Post-UFC 205 Comments Are Particularly Relevant Today - Balls.ie;

Watch: Conor McGregor's Post-UFC 205 Comments Are Particularly Relevant Today - Balls.ie

Balls.ieWatch: Conor McGregor's Post-UFC 205 Comments Are Particularly Relevant TodayBalls.ieThe news that Khabib Nurmagomedov has been forced to withdraw from the UFC 209 co-main event, a highly anticipated interim title fight with Tony Ferguson, is a big blow to the UFC and indeed to MMA fans everywhere. After Ferguson successfully weighed ...and more »

UFC 209's Best Fight Derailed As Khabib Nurmagomedov Mysteriously Hospitalized - Deadspin;

UFC 209's Best Fight Derailed As Khabib Nurmagomedov Mysteriously Hospitalized - Deadspin

DeadspinUFC 209's Best Fight Derailed As Khabib Nurmagomedov Mysteriously HospitalizedDeadspinTop UFC lightweight contenders Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson have twice been scheduled to fight each other, and both fights fell apart due to last-second injuries. Back in Dec. 2015, Nurmagomedov had to scrap the fight due to a rib injury, ...and more »

Report: Khabib Nurmagomedov Hospitalised Hours Before UFC 209 Weigh-In - Balls.ie;

Report: Khabib Nurmagomedov Hospitalised Hours Before UFC 209 Weigh-In - Balls.ie

Balls.ieReport: Khabib Nurmagomedov Hospitalised Hours Before UFC 209 Weigh-InBalls.ieThe co-main event of UFC 209 may be in jeopardy after reports have emerged on Friday that Khabib Nurmagomedov has been taken to hospital. The story emerged from Russian publication Izvestia [via Bloody Elbow] although it has not yet been confirmed at ...and more »

Three explosive fights flying under the radar at UFC 209 - New York Post;

Three explosive fights flying under the radar at UFC 209 - New York Post

New York PostThree explosive fights flying under the radar at UFC 209New York PostThe top of the UFC 209 fight card was lopped off in dramatic fashion on Friday when Khabib Nurmagomedov failed to appear at the official weigh in. The 24-0 Dagestani destroyer was sent to the hospital late on Thursday night due to complications with ...and more »

UFC 209 weigh-in video - MMA Fighting;

UFC 209 weigh-in video - MMA Fighting

MMA FightingUFC 209 weigh-in videoMMA FightingAt the UFC 209 weigh-ins, all 24 fighters taking part in Saturday night's UFC 209 fights will step on the scale Friday, and we'll have the live video here at MMA Fighting. In the main event, Tyron Woodley and Stephen Thompson will have to make the ...and more »

The MMA Road Show with John Morgan No. 101 – Las Vegas: UFC 209 preview with Danny Austin, featuring Khabib ... - MMAjunkie.com;

The MMA Road Show with John Morgan No. 101 – Las Vegas: UFC 209 preview with Danny Austin, featuring Khabib ... - MMAjunkie.com

MMAjunkie.comThe MMA Road Show with John Morgan No. 101 – Las Vegas: UFC 209 preview with Danny Austin, featuring Khabib ...MMAjunkie.comEpisode No. 101 of “The MMA Road Show with John Morgan” podcast is now available for streaming and download. MMAjunkie lead staff reporter John Morgan hosts the show while traveling the world to cover the sport. Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony ...and more »

Conor McGregor and John Kavanagh scoop MMA awards - Newstalk 106-108 fm;

Conor McGregor and John Kavanagh scoop MMA awards - Newstalk 106-108 fm

Newstalk 106-108 fmConor McGregor and John Kavanagh scoop MMA awardsNewstalk 106-108 fmConor McGregor and his coach John Kavanagh have both been honoured at the 2017 World MMA Awards. McGregor, who made history this year by becoming the first simultaneous dual-weight UFC champion, was named the Charles 'Mask' Lewis Fighter of ...and more »

John Kavanagh expects Conor McGregor to fight Floyd Mayweather then Khabib Nurmagomedov - NEWS.com.au;

John Kavanagh expects Conor McGregor to fight Floyd Mayweather then Khabib Nurmagomedov - NEWS.com.au

NEWS.com.auJohn Kavanagh expects Conor McGregor to fight Floyd Mayweather then Khabib NurmagomedovNEWS.com.auEVERY TIME John Kavanagh hears someone discount Conor McGregor's chances in a boxing match against Floyd Mayweather, he thinks: I've heard it all before. McGregor and his coach have been discounted countless times during their rise to the top of the ...and more »