Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov will probably be briefly suspended on Oct. 15, in accordance with Nevada Athletic Fee govt director Bob Bennett.
A listening to will happen on Oct. 24, when the NAC chairman and commissioners will vote on whether or not McGregor and Nurmagomedov will probably be indefinitely suspended pending the outcomes of their investigations.
Following their UFC 229 light-weight title bout final Saturday in Las Vegas, by which Nurmagomedov defeated McGregor by fourth-round submission, the Dagestan native leapt over the Octagon cage and into the gang in an try to struggle members of McGregor’s workforce. Whereas this occurred, McGregor climbed the cage as nicely and threw a punch at a member of Nurmagomedov’s workforce who got here at him.
Nurmagomedov is more likely to obtain a sanction for beginning the postfight brawl. In line with sources, it’s possible McGregor will even obtain a sanction for leaping on the cage.
Nurmagomedov, not like McGregor, has but to obtain his full purse for preventing on Saturday. Bennett wouldn’t touch upon why that is nonetheless the case.