The trash-talking between Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov is set to get underway, months ahead of their ill-fated fight. Photo: AP

UFC: Tony Ferguson’s message to fans who think Khabib fight is cursed – ‘go watch Bellator’

  • ‘El Cucuy’ faces lightweight champion ‘The Eagle’ on April 18 after four unsuccessful attempts to hold the fight
  • Ferguson calls Khabib fight contract talks ‘as smooth as a bumpy road’
Topic |   Tony Ferguson

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The trash-talking between Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov is set to get underway, months ahead of their ill-fated fight. Photo: AP
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UFC president Dana White stands between Tony Ferguson (right) and Khabib Nurmagomedov in March 2017. Photo: AP

UFC: Tony Ferguson signs agreement to face Khabib, making fight official for April 18

  • ‘El Cucuy’ flies in to Las Vegas with representatives to meet UFC executives on Friday
  • Fight is on for the fifth time, after falling apart on four occasions going back to 2015
Topic |   Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)

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UFC president Dana White stands between Tony Ferguson (right) and Khabib Nurmagomedov in March 2017. Photo: AP
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