UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov yesterday ruled himself out of fighting Tony Ferguson at UFC 249 on 18 April and the latter had plenty to say.
It's looking increasingly likely that Khabib Nurmagomedov will be unable to fight Tony Ferguson at UFC 249 and Justin Gaethje has been offered as an opponent instead.
The main event of UFC 249, a fight between UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and former interim champion Tony Ferguson, is in jeopardy.
Ex-UFC dual champion Daniel Cormier says it will be exciting for UFC fighters when the promotion returns to its full schedule after the coronavirus lockdown.
As the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic takes a grip on countries across the world, the UFC has cancelled three events in London, Columbus and Portland.
UFC President Dana White says UFC 249 and the long-awaited Khabib Nurmagomedov - Tony Ferguson fight will happen despite the coronavirus outbreak.
Read all about the big three fights and get the event's full results after Cage Warriors 113 took place on Friday night in Manchester.