Khabib Nurmagomedov thinks divine intervention had one thing to do with Conor McGregor’s injury at UFC 264.
Final Saturday in the principle occasion at UFC 264, Conor McGregor confronted Dustin Poirier for the third time. The Irishman was in search of a victory that will catapult him into the battle for the UFC light-weight title.
Sadly for him, McGregor suffered a damaged left leg close to the top of the primary spherical. On this method, Dustin Poirier took the victory by TKO and prompted many reactions on social networks. One among them could be that of Khabib, who would declare that “good had conquered evil.”
Clearly the rivalry between Khabib and Conor influenced that preliminary response from Nurmagomedov. Nonetheless this Monday talking to MMA Junkie, the previous UFC champion expressed that Conor’s habits would have influenced him to endure the injury.
“There’s all the time going to be one thing superior, with extra energy than we have now. Typically when folks say, ‘I’m this, I can do that as a result of I’m sensible, as a result of I’m sturdy.’ God is all the time going to humble you. I noticed yesterday or two days in the past, I noticed his coach say within the interview, ‘I don’t perceive how this occurred. He’s a robust younger man and he broke his foot. I don’t get it. All the things is from God. You must change into humble. Whenever you get wealthy, whenever you get sturdy and well-known, you suppose, ‘that is for myself.’ God goes to humble you. “
Nurmagomedov additionally took the chance to precise his pleasure for Dustin Poirier.
“I actually loved this battle. I’m actually completely happy for Dustin Poirier. I believe he deserves the beginning shot, and I believe he deserves to be the UFC light-weight champion proper now. “