Conor McGregor, Khabib Nurmagomedov, UFC, retirement, Dana White

Conor McGregor has taken one remaining swipe at Khabib Nurmagomedov after the Russian UFC legend introduced his retirement.

Khabib, 32, revealed his plan to call time on his career after beating Justin Gaethje in October to make it 13 wins from 13 in UFC and an unbeaten 29-0 report general.

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On Friday, Dana White revealed the fighter would “officially” never return to the octagon.

By no means one to overlook a possibility, McGregor hit out at Khabib with a brutal swipe on Instagram.

Sharing an image of the 2 of them collectively, McGregor wrote: “Comfortable retirement child, odor ya later.

“Always remember who got here within the sport and made ye. Straight from my large Irish balls.

“Keep in mind of us, should you hate reducing weight a lot, all you need to do is transfer up a division. God bless.”

McGregor famously lost to Khabib at UFC 229 in Las Vegas in October 2018 — however their beef runs a lot deeper than simply the scrap itself.

Khabib and McGregor combating in 2018. (Credit score: Harry How/Getty Photographs)Supply: Getty Photographs

After he was compelled right into a submission in Vegas, issues rapidly received out of hand — with a mass brawl following.

Nurmagomedov charged in the direction of McGregor’s coaching associate Dillon Danis.

McGregor and his opponent’s cousin Abubakar Nurmagomedov, who have been trying to depart the octagon received right into a scuffle and traded blows.

Khabib’s cornermen Esed Emiragaev and Zubaira Tukhugov entered the melee, as all hell broke free.

Following a radical investigation, the NSAC introduced a six-month suspension for McGregor, in addition to a positive of round $68,128 (AUD) in December 2018.

Even earlier than the struggle, the battle had been escalated after McGregor shattered the window of Khabib’s team bus.

Ever since, the pair have been locked in a confrontation, with speak of an eagerly-anticipated rematch rife.

Nonetheless, it’s to not be after White confirmed Khabib’s retirement was, not like McGregor’s three retirements, official.

Khabib and McGregor begin their bout throughout UFC 229. Credit score: Harry How/GettySupply: AFP

White tweeted: “29-0 it’s. He’s formally retired.

“It was unbelievable to look at you’re employed @TeamKhabib thanks for EVERYTHING and revel in no matter is subsequent my pal.”

Khabib himself later tweeted: “It was a great dinner with some nice folks.

“Dana White, thanks a lot brother and the complete UFC group for the chance to show myself, you guys have modified many lives endlessly due to this sport.

“Dana – I’ll always remember your angle in the direction of me, my father didn’t neglect and my sons will keep in mind you.

“Right now there was an actual dialog between actual males. Additionally thanks to all my group, sparring companions and all followers.

“I hope you’ll settle for my resolution and perceive me.”

This text initially appeared in The Sun and was reproduced with permission.

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