UFC Fighter Says President Trump Told Him to Knock Russian Fighter Out

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The post-fight headlines have been dominated by the melee which marred the event as Nurmagomedov jumped out of the Octagon to confront McGregor's team while three members of Nurmagomedov's camp rushed the cage to attack McGregor.

Khabib Nurmagomedov speaks at a news conference after the UFC 229 mixed martial arts event Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018, in Las Vegas. "It is going to be ugly", White said yesterday of Nurmagomedov and company, saying the Russian fighter faces possible fines, suspension and loss of his title.

UFC 229 is set to begin at 8 p.m. ET with preliminary fights before the main card kicks into gear at 10 p.m. Khabib and McGregor should go on closer to midnight as one of the most anticipated fights in MMA history builds to a climax in Sin City.

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But on Monday, McGregor came out defiant as he showed the scars of battle in his first photograph since fight night. He came to Brooklyn, he broke a bus and almost killed two people.

In the aftermath of the defeat McGregor posted that he was "looking forward to the rematch" - and has now backed that up with a defiant message on Monday.

Equally we'd like to be talking about how Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov put on an absolute barnstormer of a fight that "the Eagle" won with a reverse choke submission in the fourth round. He nearly killed a couple of people.

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UFC Heavyweight fighter Derrick Lewis on Sunday left the crowd at T-Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, shocked as he went on to knock out Alexander Volkov with six seconds remaining on the clock.

Nurmagomedov got the last laugh, though.

White said any other UFC fighters involved in the brawl would not fight in the organisation again.

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The fight was over when a horrific brawl broke out while Conor was still standing in the Octagon. "He would have looked like a stud, instead of flying over the cage and doing the things that he did".