The previous UFC champion reacts to the withdrawal of Umar Nurmagomedov for his combat in opposition to Corey Sandhagen.
Nurmagomedov was round six weeks away from the largest alternative of his blossoming profession because the 27-year-old was set to face Sandhagen on August 5. After many cries that nobody was prepared to combat him, Nurmagomedov would have the chance to skip half the division with Sandhagen being ranked at No. 4.
Nonetheless, No. 11-ranked Nurmagomedov was pressured to withdraw from the competition after struggling a shoulder harm. The information was after all disappointing for the followers, not solely due to the intriguing match that did not occur, but in addition as a result of he did not get to see the much-touted Nurmagomedov the scheduled step within the class.
Conor McGregor reacts to Umar Nurmagomedov’s withdrawal
It is no secret that Conor McGregor and the Nurmagomedov clan are at odds, and it in all probability would not shock you both to study that Conor McGregor took the chance to land a fast hit at younger Nurmagomedov’s expense.
In a now-deleted Tweet, the Irishman despatched the message ‘It is within the household’, translating to ‘runs within the household’.
McGregor has expressed all through his profession his disdain for retiring from combating, actually refusing to take action on a number of events with important accidents. Even so, it is unfair to criticize Nurmagomedov, or another fighter for that matter, for pulling out as a consequence of severe accidents.
There isn’t a official timetable for Nurmagomedov’s return to motion, and will probably be a blow for Dagestan after accumulating good type and exercise final 12 months.
The UFC has now discovered a substitute for Nurmagomedov within the type of Rob Font, who will now combat Sandhagen in 5 rounds.
What do you consider Conor McGregor’s feedback?