Conor McGregor vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov: 3 things that could decide UFC 229 title fight

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor will do battle Oct. 6 at UFC 229 in what is being dubbed “the biggest fight in UFC history.”

The story line is set outside the octagon, with Nurmagomedov (26-0 MMA, 10-0 UFC) having been the target of a vicious attack on a UFC 223 fighter bus that resulted in McGregor (21-3 MMA, 9-1 UFC) reaching a plea agreement on assault charges.

But what about inside the octagon, once the cage door closes? That’s what MMAjunkie fight analyst Dan Tom is here for.

Watch the video above as he breaks down his three points of interest that could decide Khabib vs. McGregor.

And for more on UFC 229, visit the UFC Rumors section of the site.

Source: USA Today – MMA Junkie

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