Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson will headline UFC Brooklyn




 

The current UFC lightweight champion Russian Khabib Nurmagomedov will take on former interim champion Tony Ferguson of United States at UFC Brooklyn on April 18, 2020 in Brooklyn, New York, United States, according to Nurmagomedov’s manager Ali Abdelaziz:

 

“Here we go. The champ signed his bout agreement against tony Ferguson. This man has been asking for this ass whooping and now he has earned it April 18th the eagle will land in Brooklyn one more time. This one is for the fans,” – Ali Abdelaziz said in his Twitter post

 

Khabib Nurmagomedov is 31 years old. The fighter has a professional record of 28 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws (12-0-0 UFC).

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s last 6 fights

Date Event Opponent Result Method
September 7, 2019 UFC 242 – Khabib vs. Poirier Dustin Poirier Win Submission (Rear-Naked Choke), Round 3
October 6, 2018 UFC 229 – Nurmagomedov vs. McGregor Conor McGregor Win Submission (Neck Crank), Round 4
April 7, 2018 UFC 223 – Khabib vs. Iaquinta Al Iaquinta Win Decision (Unanimous), Round 5
December 30, 2017 UFC 219 – Cyborg vs. Holm Edson Barboza Win Decision (Unanimous), Round 3
November 12, 2016 UFC 205 – Alvarez vs. McGregor Michael Johnson Win Submission (Kimura), Round 3
April 16, 2016 UFC on Fox 19 – Teixeira vs. Evans Darrell Horcher Win TKO (Punches), Round 2

 

Tony Ferguson, whose age is 35, holds a record of 25 wins, 3 losses and 0 draws (15-1-0 UFC). The American fighter is currently ranked #1 in the division.

Tony Ferguson’s last 6 fights

Date Event Opponent Result Method
June 8, 2019 UFC 238 – Cejudo vs. Moraes Donald Cerrone Win TKO (Doctor Stoppage), Round 2
October 6, 2018 UFC 229 – Nurmagomedov vs. McGregor Anthony Pettis Win TKO (Corner Stoppage), Round 2
October 7, 2017 UFC 216 – Ferguson vs. Lee Kevin Lee Win Submission (Triangle Choke), Round 3
November 5, 2016 UFC Fight Night 98 – Dos Anjos vs. Ferguson Rafael dos Anjos Win Decision (Unanimous), Round 5
July 13, 2016 UFC Fight Night 91 – McDonald vs. Lineker Lando Vannata Win Submission (Brabo Choke), Round 2
December 11, 2015 UFC – The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale Edson Barboza Win Submission (Brabo Choke), Round 2

 

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