Khabib Nurmagomedov vaults the Octagon to celebrate his victory against Dustin Poirier at UFC 242. Photo: AP

UFC 242: Dana White says Khabib ‘couple fights away from potential GOAT status’ after Poirier win

  • ‘He’s looking down the barrel of a pretty special career,’ says UFC president
  • Lightweight champion has no interest in moving up or down to become two-division champion – ‘I want to defend my title’
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Khabib Nurmagomedov vaults the Octagon to celebrate his victory against Dustin Poirier at UFC 242. Photo: AP
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Khabib Nurmagomedov speaks in the Octagon after winning his fight against Dustin Poirier. Photo: Reuters

UFC 242: Dana White says Conor McGregor rematch ‘makes sense’ if Tony Ferguson doesn’t want Khabib

  • UFC president reiterates Tony Ferguson will be offered next shot at the lightweight title
  • ‘Conor wants that fight really badly and I’m sure a lot of fans would want to watch it’
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Khabib Nurmagomedov speaks in the Octagon after winning his fight against Dustin Poirier. Photo: Reuters
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