Khabib vs. Floyd Mayweather Is In The Works & Tony Ferguson Is Not Happy

It’s never a question of why everyone wants a piece of Khabib Nurmagomedov… and a crack at his UFC gold. 

Tony Ferguson is the name that comes below the UFC champ in the lightweight ranking; certainly why he’s dying to be the next to get a title shot. After a

Too Easy

The Dagestani spoiled Conor McGregor’s much-awaited return to the cage after tapping him out with a rear-naked choke in October. With the triumphant safeguard of his unblemished record, many are aiming for the No.1 lightweight contender. Khabib hosted a press conference this week where he stated the rumoured boxing match with Floyd Mayweather was ‘in the works.’

 

However, 

“You’re a good guy and you deserve a big fight. You should fight Conor or Nate or Gaethje or GSP. I’m a big fan and love watching you fight but you’re one of the easiest fights in the top 5 stylistically for the eagle.”

Still My B*tch

Despite this, there is no way the Californian fighter is bowing out of his strife for the UFC gold. He called out Khabib in a more savage fashion, saying:

“Tried To Be Nice But You’re Still My B*tch @TeamKhabib Check It Out… You Couldn’t Box Your Way Out Of A Paper Bag. I See You & The Team Working On That Footwork.”

“Running From A Much Needed Ass Whoopin’. Keep Swimmin’ Shrimp, The Fans Like Me Better. I’m The Champ Chump.”

A fight between ‘The Eagle’ and ‘El Cucuy’ has been scheduled four times now, but the pair hasn’t still met each other inside the famed Octagon. Let’s see if fifth time’s a charm for the would-be matchup.

Featured Image Credit: Instagram/Tony Ferguson and Instagram/Khabib Nurmagomedov

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