Nurmagomedov, who is expected to face Dustin Poirier later this year to unify the titles, explained his history with M-1 Global recently.
The unbeaten Nurmagomedov last fought in late 2018 when he submitted Conor McGregor in his first UFC lightweight title defense.
Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov did their best impression of a Biggie Smalls/Tupac Shakur rap feud this week, but no one got shot. Yet.
It would appear as if the former UFC champion had a talk with UFC president Dana White in his decision to silence the Twitter beef.
For a retired fighter, McGregor continues to make it seem as if he is planning a return to the Octagon sooner rather than later.
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The former UFC champion blew up Twitter with posts regarding Khabib Nurmagomedov and the former boxing world champion on Tuesday.
There are approximately 612 interim championship belts in circulation, so - now hear me out - why not just have an interim UFC event for them?
Yeah, so if you were hoping for a big money fight against a pay-per-view star, you're going to have to scratch GSP of your list.
Apparently if you want to jump the cage after your fight and scrap in the audience, Nevada charges you half a million dollars.
You just know that when Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov start yapping on social media, Nate Diaz has to chime in. He is Nate Diaz after all.
They were rivals in the cage, but even after their fight it seems that Conor McGregor and champ Khabib Nurmagomedov have some heat outside of the cage.
Khabib Nurmagomedov will need a dance partner after this Commission nonsense is behind him - how about another fight with Al Iaquinta?
UFC lightweight king Khabib Nurmagomedov needs to fight someone, but who is worthy? Well, Michael Chandler just won the Bellator belt this weekend...
If anyone was ever going to cross over from MMA to boxing, it was going to be Conor McGregor. Please put a cork in that Khabib vs. Mayweather crap.