Breaking News – Khabib Nurmagomedov posts ‘apology’ for Conor McGregor UFC brawl

Khabib Nurmagomedov has posted an 'apology' to Conor McGregor, saying that he hopes that he 'didn't hurt anyone's feelings' during his UFC 229 victory against the Irishman UFC lightweight champion Khabib jumped over the octagon walls during his clash with McGregor, with a brawl subsequently erupting with members of his opponent's team In an apology that seemed to be tongue in cheek, Khabib wrote on Instagram: 'My face when someone says that they didn't like my jump, but I tried so hard  I hope I didn't hurt anyone's feelings with this jump' During the eagerly-anticipated clash in Las Vegas, Khabib submitted McGregor by rear naked choke in the fourth round The controversial brawl is reported to have occurred after Khabib didn't take kindly to McGregor's jiu-jitsu coach Dillon Danis taunting him from the side of the cage Despite Khabib winning the fight, McGregor, who was sporting a black eye, insisted 'we won the battle (and) the war goes on' Meanwhile, Zubaira Tukhugov, a team-mate and compatriot of Khabib, has risked his UFC future by bragging about slapping McGregor in the brawl that followed the fight McGregor was left with a black eye following the bruising encounter

 The 30-year-old has stated that he would want to face Khabib in a rematch However, those plans may have to be put on hold, with Khabib facing a suspension for his part in the melee

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