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Sport Dana White says men arrested, purses withheld over UFC 229 attack

09:50  07 october  2018
09:50  07 october  2018 Source:   yardbarker.com

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Dana White says that three men who were part of the UFC 229 post- fight brawl have been arrested and are facing discipline. The UFC president also says that disciplinary measures are coming for Khabib Nurmagomedov following his actions after his win over Conor McGregor at UFC 229 on

UFC chief Dana White has not ruled out Khabib Nurmagomedov being stripped of the lightweight title over his Members from Nurmagomedov’s team also entered the octagon and appeared to attack McGregor. Describing the events as a “s***show,” UFC chief Dana White said he could not rule out

a man standing in front of a crowd: Conor McGregor in conversation with UFC President Dana White following defeat to Khabib Nurmagomedov in their UFC lightweight championship fight during UFC 229 on Oct. 6, 2018. © Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile via Getty Images Conor McGregor in conversation with UFC President Dana White following defeat to Khabib Nurmagomedov in their UFC lightweight championship fight during UFC 229 on Oct. 6, 2018.

Dana White says that three men who were part of the UFC 229 post-fight brawl have been arrested and are facing discipline. The UFC president also says that disciplinary measures are coming for Khabib Nurmagomedov following his actions after his win over Conor McGregor at UFC 229 on Saturday night in Las Vegas.

Nurmagomedov defeated McGregor via 4th-round submission with a choke that got the Irishman to tap out. After his win, Khabib directed his attention towards McGregor’s team. He threw a mouthpiece at them and then climbed out of the cage to attack them. While Khabib was out of the cage, two members of his team attacked McGregor, with one climbing into the cage and sucker punching the fighter.

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UFC boss Dana White promises significant punishments for Nurmagomedov-McGregor brawls. "These guys are in big trouble," White said in reference to the carnage that ensued moments after White revealed that the commission had withheld Nurmagomedov’s purse of million, pending an

The brawl left UFC President Dana White “disgusted and sick” and vowing severe penalties Two men who were believed to be part of Nurmagomedov’s team jumped into the Octagon According to White , three members of Nurmagomedov’s team were arrested and released, with White saying that

White says the men have been arrested and could be facing charges that might even threaten future visas.

“Three guys have been arrested,” White said in a postfight interview with FS1. “There are going to be charges filed against them, I’m sure. God knows what the Nevada State Athletic Commission is going to do to Khabib and his guys. Are these guys ever going to get a visa again to get back into this country? There’s a lot of repercussions from what they did tonight, ones that I don’t think they even realize yet.”

White disclosed in an interview with ESPN’s Brett Okamoto that the Nevada State Athletic Commission is holding the fight purses for McGregor and Khabib.

“The commission is holding both their checks,” White told Okamoto. “We’re turning over film to the Nevada State Athletic Commission. This is a big deal. Could be a suspension for Khabib. Big fines — that’s why their holding the purses. It’s a big deal.”

White said that Conor’s team instigated the drama, but called Khabib’s actions “ridiculous.”

“Conor’s cornerman got this thing going. Khabib diving over was ridiculous.”

The purses are the guaranteed earnings the fighters were scheduled to receive for participating in the event. McGregor’s purse was $3 million, while Nurmagomedov’s was $2 million.

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