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Video: Listen to mic’d up Khabib Nurmagomedov while cageside for Cerrone vs. Alvarez

Listen to top contender Khabib Nurmagomedov as he watches Donald Cerrone vs. Eddie Alvarez from cageside.

In one month's time, top lightweight contenders Khabib Nurmagomedov and Donald Cerrone will look to determine the next title challenger for newly minted champion Rafael dos Anjos.  However, more recently, the Dagestani was featured on the UFC's ‘Full Blast' segment, where he was mic'd up for former Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez's debut against Donald Cerrone.

As animated and reactionary as one may have expected, Khabib was an entertaining choice to place a microphone on. He called Cerrone "nervous" and questioned his lack of leg kicks against Alvarez.

Watch the entire clip above.

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