Watch Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor on Twitter war turns ugly
The contention between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor keeps on becoming uglier.
In a progression of internet based life posts made in the course of recent days, the fight between the UFC lightweight hero and McGregor has raised to a perturbing degree, with McGregor throwing dubious comments at Nurmagomedov’s family and Nurmagomedov, thusly, assaulting McGregor over ongoing reports of the Irishman being under scrutiny for rape claim in Ireland.
Things began standard enough, with McGregor reacting to an Instagram post on March 30 that recognized Nurmagomedov’s 2018 triumph over Al Iaquinta at UFC 223, which won the undefeated Dagestani warrior the UFC lightweight title.
You got your money took and your brothers eye socket shook when you fought me you little rat.
Viva Las Vegas baby the gaf always wins.
Big stomper party in the Wynn coming soon! @ProperWhiskey @WynnLasVegas #ad https://t.co/oN0KBCm7N3
— Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA) March 31, 2019
Only hours after the fact, Nurmagomedov reacted to McGregor.
— khabib nurmagomedov (@TeamKhabib) March 31, 2019
The forward and backward settled there for a couple of days, until McGregor reignited it on Tuesday night with a progression of individual abuse flung at Nurmagomedov and his family, two of which were in this manner erased however can be seen beneath (H/T MiddleEasy).
Don’t be scared of the rematch you little scurrying rat.
You will do what you are told like you always do.
— Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA) April 3, 2019
The questionable idea of McGregor’s remarks set off Nurmagomedov’s chief Ali Abdelaziz, however McGregor at last proceeded with his tirade Wednesday morning by referencing the ongoing lifetime boycott of UFC heavyweight Ruslan Magomedov by USADA.
Talking shit, this guy is insulting someone’s wife and making fun of her religion and belief. He doesn’t realize he’s insulting 1.5 billon Muslims. Religion and family is a no no. You’re fucked Connor, let’s see what the media is going to say now. He’s a rapist, and a bitch.
— Ali Abdelaziz (@AliAbdelaziz00) April 3, 2019
Only hours after the fact, Nurmagomedov reacted again — and this time he didn’t pull any punches. Nurmagomedov alluded to McGregor as an “attacker” and posted a spilled photograph of McGregor and 26-year-old Terri Murray, who has asserted to Irish news outlets that McGregor is the dad of her youngster originating from a supposed 2017 association.
— khabib nurmagomedov (@TeamKhabib) April 3, 2019
That last salvo drove UFC president Dana White to issue an announcement to Yahoo’s Kevin Iole clarifying that “the continuous circumstance has raised to a dimension that is inadmissible” and expressing that the UFC is “finding a way to connect with both competitor camps and this circumstance is being tended to by all gatherings inside.”
— Kevin Iole (@KevinI) April 3, 2019