Justin Gaethje kicks Khabib Nurmagomedov in their lightweight title bout at UFC 254 on Fight Island in Abu Dhahi. Photos: Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images Justin Gaethje kicks Khabib Nurmagomedov in their lightweight title bout at UFC 254 on Fight Island in Abu Dhahi. Photos: Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images
Justin Gaethje kicks Khabib Nurmagomedov in their lightweight title bout at UFC 254 on Fight Island in Abu Dhahi. Photos: Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

UFC 254: Dana White reveals Khabib fought Justin Gaethje with broken foot – ‘he’s baddest on the planet’

  • UFC president says lightweight champ was in hospital three weeks before Fight Island main event after breaking two toes and a bone in his foot
  • ‘We’re lucky we got to see him fight tonight,’ says White – ‘he’s the No 1 pound-for-pound fighter in the world’

Topic |   Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)
Justin Gaethje kicks Khabib Nurmagomedov in their lightweight title bout at UFC 254 on Fight Island in Abu Dhahi. Photos: Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images Justin Gaethje kicks Khabib Nurmagomedov in their lightweight title bout at UFC 254 on Fight Island in Abu Dhahi. Photos: Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images
Justin Gaethje kicks Khabib Nurmagomedov in their lightweight title bout at UFC 254 on Fight Island in Abu Dhahi. Photos: Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images
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