Khabib Nurmagomedov Offers to Give Tony Ferguson $200,000
By FCF Staff
Following reports that Tony Ferguson is asking for the same money as Khabib Nurmagomedov, if the UFC wants to book a fight between the lightweight contenders, the latter has offered to pay “El Cucuy” $200,000.
Recently Nurmagomedov tweeted out the following comment:
— khabib nurmagomedov (@TeamKhabib) January 2, 2017
UFC President Dana White has said the promotion is not interested in offering Ferguson the same purse as “The Eagle”, since he recently signed a new contract.
If Nurmagomedov – Ferguson is booked, the winner is expected to advance to a fight with lightweight champ, Conor McGregor.