Ugly scenes marred UFC 229 as lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov began a brawl by the octagon after beating Conor McGregor.
Seconds after landing a fourth-round submission, the Russian leaped out of the cage and attacked one of McGregor’s team, prompting a melee.
Still recovering from the bout, McGregor was then punched in the octagon by one of Nurmagomedov’s party.
UFC president Dana White refused to give Nurmagomedov his belt.
More to follow.
Source BBC News