The UFC is after once more going back to the nicely with The Ultimate Fighter, despite the show’s ratings circling the drain for about a 10 years now. But that hasn’t stopped UFC president Dana White from continually making an attempt to attract some of his most important fighters into a approach that locks them into a lengthy and tiresome method that retains them out of the cage for valuable further months.
White built it apparent that he experienced hoped to have Israel Adesanya and Paulo Costa coach the revival season. And now he’s tried using once more to get some significant guns in, reaching out to … Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor.
“Last week Dana White termed me,” Khabib’s manager Ali Abdelaziz informed TMZ Sports. “And he mentioned ‘Ali, what do you feel about Khabib and Conor executing The Ultimate Fighter on ESPN?’ One, this is breaking news. And I said ‘Man, you know what? I don’t know. I’ll believe about it’ and he claimed ‘Of course, vice versa if Justin wins, suitable?’ Khabib vs. Conor on The Final Fighter, mentor, he would have almost certainly went to the clinic simply because we’d defeat his ass in entrance of his full staff. Or Justin Gaethje as opposed to him, correct?”
“I talked to Khabib yesterday and he claimed ‘This guy is human trash, he’s like garbage,’” Abdelaziz ongoing. “He explained ‘When you touch s**t, you smell s**t.’ He said ‘[McGregor] has not attained to fight me. He hasn’t earned to struggle me.’”
“You can f**king forget about doing The Best Fighter with Khabib,” he reported. “It’s above. Khabib is like ‘How do you men check with me? How can I even be in the same home as him? I explained Khabib turned it down, he’s not going to do The Best Fighter with him any more.”
Abdelaziz built it clear the refusal was just for Khabib. His other clientele would be joyful to coach reverse McGregor.
“Hey, if you want to do The Supreme Fighter in opposition to Kamaru Usman, you can,” he concluded. “If you want to do it with Khamzat Chimaev you can. And if Justin pick to, you can to. You can overlook about Khabib, you can fail to remember about the rematch. It’s done, lifeless, under no circumstances.”