Nurmagomedov’s manager: Khabib ready to fight tiger
UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov’s manager, Ali Abdelaziz, explained why Conor McGregor doesn't talk about the rematch.
"Conor McGregor did not ask for the rematch. He don’t want to have nothing to do with the rematch,’ Abdelaziz told TMZ Sports. ‘His father don’t wan’t nothing to do with rematch. His mother don’t want nothing to do with rematch. His kids. His wife. ‘The whole country of Ireland. They don’t want to spell the word rematch. They are fear. It’s fear going around Ireland. ‘They don’t wan’t to see anything that starts with K," Ali Abdelaziz stressed.
"[Khabib] will fight a camel. A donkey. He will fight a bear. He will fight a tiger. But, I know one thing, we’re gonna let Conor live rest of his life in peace. If you can’t inhale the smoke, don’t talk about the smoke," Metro.co.uk cited the manager as saying.