Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov have been sentenced for their part in the October brawl at UFC229.
McGregor has been dealt a six-month suspension and a
$50,000 fine with Nurmagomedov receiving a nine-month suspension and a $500,000 fine
Nurmagomedov can reduce his sentence by three-months if he takes part in an anti-bullying course in Nevada, on sentencing Nurmagomedov sent out a tweet, simply saying “Politics forever
politics forever— khabib nurmagomedov (@TeamKhabib) January 29, 2019
McGregor also tweeted out but the second one was strange.
I am thankful for the Nevada athletic commissions fair assessment and handling of the brawl incident.— Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA) January 30, 2019
It was not my intention to land the final blow of the night on my opponent’s blood relative. It’s just how it played out.
I look forward to competing again soon.
Thank you all.
Straight left hand inside the attackers jab.
He attempted to use the big security guard that’s in all the movies as cover, but I could smell him a mile away and landed flush down the pipe.
The final blow of the night UFC 229 in association with McGregor Sports and Entertainment. pic.twitter.com/h4GO46oX3a
— Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA) January 30, 2019