Sergey Astakhov. Champion Absolute fighting championship (UFC) Khabib Nurmagomedov said that he plans no meeting with Floyd Mayweather by Boxing rules.
Earlier, Mayweather made in the media calling for Nurmagomedov about the fight by Boxing rules. The American, a former world Boxing champion in five weight classes, has experience of conducting fight by Boxing rules against mixed martial arts fighters. In 2017 Mayweather defeated the Irishman Conor McGregor.
“At this stage of my career it would be better to fight (Tony) Ferguson than with Floyd. I focused on fighting in MMA, in Boxing yet I have no plans. If Floyd wants to fight by rules MMA, let him come, we will discuss with the UFC,” said 31-year-old Nurmagomedov from the stage before the ceremony of weighing the fighters, who will participate in the UFC in Moscow.