Video: Khabib kicks out co-host and refuses to dance during awkward UFC 276 preview show
Former lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov is on hand at ‘Sin City’ for International Fight Week, where ‘The Eagle’ was recently inducted into the promotion’s Hall of Fame for his unblemished record and dominant run. in the ranks of 155 pounds.
There is no doubt that Nurmagomedov will also be present at the UFC 276 pay-per-view (PPV) event this Saturday. night (July 2) at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, which is why the Dagestani grappler joined the “DC & RC” preview show on Thursday to talk shop.
Don’t ask him to dance.
“This guy needs to move, bro,” Nurmagomedov told former teammate Daniel Cormier of co-host Ryan Clark. “It’s just the Hall of Famers sitting here.”
Nurmagomedov, who turns 34 in September, retired with a perfect 29-0 pro record and finished off some of the biggest names in the division along the way, including Conor McGregor, Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje – all by submission.
“The Eagle” is now the coach and promoter of Eagle FC in Miami.