Nurmagomedov vs. Poirier first faceoff

UFC 242 headliners Khabib Nurmagomedov and Dustin Poirier came face-to-face today for the first time ahead of their lightweight title unifier in September. The UFC hosted a press conference for the …

Nurmagomedov and Porier to meet on June 12

The UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov will meet with his next opponent, American Dustin Porier, on June 12, the UFC reported today at their joint press conference in London. According to TASS, the UFC stressed that both …

Russia's first female MMA champion pens UFC deal

Akhmat Fight Club's representative Liana Jojua – the first woman to win an official MMA title in Russia – is the latest addition to the UFC’s female ranks after the 23-year-old bantamweight penned a …

Khabib Nurmagomedov on reasons for leaving MMA

The 30-year-old UFC lightweight champion, Khabib Nurmagomedov, admitted in an interview to Match TV today that he does not intend to perform at octagon when he turns 33 years old. “I have two or three years ahead of the …

Nurmagomedov intends to defeat St-Pierre in November

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov said today at Match TV that his fight with Canadian MMA fighter Georges St- Pierre could be held in New York in November, several months after the Russian’s disqualification expires. …