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Conor McGregor vs Khabib Nurmagomedov Rematch Confirmed But Khabib Wants McGregor to Win 10 Matches First

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Conor McGregor vs Khabib Nurmagomedov Rematch Confirmed

Conor McGregor’s return to the Octagon is all set to be one of the most exciting events early on in 2020 for UFC fans. While there’s much to look forward to in the next year, McGregor’s comeback has been something fans have been waiting since UFC 229. The Irishman is expected to face some new foes before he meets his biggest opponent, Khabib Nurmagomedov. However, Khabib has set one interesting challenge for him.

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McGregor vs Khabib Has One Strange Stipulation

Khabib recently said during an interview that in order for Conor McGregor to face him again for a title shot, McGregor would require to win ten matches in a row! This is a rather strange stipulation that Khabib has put in front of Conor. Most likely, he wasn’t really serious and was just mocking the Irishman who hasn’t won a single fight in a long time – since his bout against Eddie Alvarez back in late 2016.

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Khabib has asked McGregor to ‘pile up a few Ws’ in the past too, but now he has put up a number to it. We know that McGregor’s return will feature a fight against a new opponent (most likely Justin Gaethje), likely followed by McGregor vs Masvidal, and he was expecting Khabib to be his third opponent after the return.

Who Will Win Conor McGregor vs Khabib Nurmagomedov II?

Conor McGregor vs Khabib Nurmagomedov Rematch

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If Conor McGregor vs Khabib Nurmagomedov II were to happen, there’s a good chance that McGregor would again lose this bout as Khabib has been an unstoppable force in the UFC and while McGregor is one of the all-time greats, even he doesn’t have an answer to Khabib’s mat game.

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