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Beef Wars - The mad history of UFC 249: Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson

From tripping on cables to a global pandemic, the history of Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson has more layers than a tiramisu.

The saga of Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson has more layers than a tiramisu and you can relive it in Beef Wars: Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson ahead of UFC 249.

The latest chapter of Nurmagomedov vs. Ferguson is perhaps its most complicated. Forget weight-cutting or freak accidents, it seems the MMA Gods are so determined to sabotage this fight they have plagued humanity with a global pandemic. The history of these two lightweight elites is running on five-years. A lot has happened and it’s no easy task keeping track of it all. However, SBN MMA will get you up to speed on all the twists-and-turns in the newest edition of Beef Wars: Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson.

UFC President Dana White insists Nurmagomedov vs. Ferguson will happen at UFC 249 on April 18. The event is being moved from Brooklyn, New York to an unspecified location due to government restrictions placed to combat the spread of novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Just exactly where that means the fight card will take place is anyone’s guess right now, but Bloody Elbow will be sure to keep you updated with any and all news and notes.