Khabib on Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier 3, retiring at the top and coaching | MMA on ESPN

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Khabib on Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier 3, retiring at the top and coaching | MMA on ESPN
Khabib Nurmagomedov sits down with Brett Okamoto to discuss his thoughts on Conor McGregor’s trilogy fight against Dustin Poirier at UFC 264, if his rivalry with McGregor will ever be over, life after retiring and if he believes Dana White will ever stop asking him to fight again.

0:00 What are you thoughts on Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier at UFC 264.
0:30 You have to train always in this sport - Khabib.
1:00 Khabib: Mentally McGregor has become better since I fought him.
1:20 Khabib reacts to McGregor’s trash talk after UFC 264.
4:40 Is it still a “forever rivalry” between you and McGregor?
7:30 What would have happened if McGregor hadn’t broken his leg in the first round?
11:40 What has life been like since retiring?
13:50 Can you enjoy life as a champion?
17:30 Do you think Dana White will ever stop asking you to come back to fight?
20:30 What happens if Charles Oliveira starts to defend a bunch of titles? Would you want to come back?
27:20 Khabib talks about his father’s plan for his career.

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  • probably Marketing guys hate Khabib, because he is not fake. And not willing to be, no matter how much money you offer him.

  • "They say Money and Fame changes people, but no, I think, when a person gains Money and Fame, it shows who he really is". This guy is giving life lessons like throwing grappling moves in the Octagon. Epic.

  • This dudes was searching for headlines so hard

  • He's fred dibnah son fred was on chimney job

  • U have too respect this man.

  • This guy is the biggest idiot in the sport

  • Brett, you are a nervous interviewer - you talk too fast & don't adjust your dialogue to effectively allow Khabib to fully understand your prattling - meditate - that could help

  • Such a great interview. U really appreciated the humbleness and honesty between interviewer and interviewee.

  • Haha Ali passed by camera but Umar restrained

  • Hes definitely not a good Stricker u keep him on his feet he will lose

    • @Zarits11 Mode he doesn't know how to box. Again you keep him standing then he will definitely get KO,ed

    • @Zarits11 Mode your correct lmao

    • Ok islamophobic

  • khabib english might be broken but everything he says is clever and true champ always stays in a certain place

  • The realist. Lightweight GOAT

  • When khabib said Conor and tony are good for promotion … it made me laugh !! 😂😂

  • Big Big fan of this warrior

  • The Goat : Lets talk now ... The Donkey : Its only business ...

  • What his father said when dying about Islam had me in tears. The amount of love his father has for Islam is rare! No wonder the brotherhood is so tight!

  • Dustin Poirier watching this with complete happiness. Whenever he feel sad and feel worthless like he’s not good enough for the sport, he should come here and watch this and feel complete savagery!

  • “I will go to jail and he’ll go to the hospital.” 😂😂😂😂 SAVAGE!

  • Gotta love Khabib. Dude is legit.

  • This interviewer is annoying IMO…


  • love u khabib

  • Khabib can mades you confused what ever he said And he absolutely mades you twisted in that octagon 🤔

  • A great man

  • Real reason Khabib retired 1. His mom became the decision maker in family, and she didn't want her kids getting punch 2. He just bored, every time he finished highly anticipated opponent, media just hyped another man, great fighter but just regular. If he wait for a worthy opponent, he stall the division and he didn't want that. He bored that everyone below him scramble for a chance to fight him and he rather retire than wait without certainty 3. UFC didn't want Islam to climb the ranking bc its bad for promotor having two teammate took all and the fans only come from that part of team, even though that fans have oil money

  • I haven't seen anyone more dominant then khabib. I think he is the goat. In my opinion I don't believe he has lost a round. The 3rd round against Conor and the first round against Justin. I think khabib won them. I don't even know how the judges could give the first round to Justin. I think the judges were bios

  • So impressed, with his skill and his personality

  • 14:37 make wakanda title

  • He talk senses and other competitor are on drugs when they speak on press. Like Khabib says fighters who talks nonsense are good for UFC because they bring more money for their business.

  • After everything khabib is respectful in his comments about Conner.

  • Khabib is the best champion ever.

  • Don't focus on your opponent Focus on your self. That's really impressive

  • I wish they'd leave him alone about 30-0. He's earned the right as a great human being.

  • Nurmagomedov is still weak when he talks about Gregor subject. McGregor was very direct with him when he said that: he is married to a sheet. Allusion to Mohammedan women whose faces cannot be seen. To be onest, Mc Gregor made history, N. it's hard to believe that he will ever make it, having a really ugly and boring fighting style. Luckily for the pandemic period, with few fights and very with little interest..and remaining ,,champion,,.

    • Conor made history only as a businessman. That's it. When it's all said and done, when a group of people would be discussing about the greatest fighters to have ever done it, mctapper will be nowhere in the discussion. It'll be the names of fighters like GSP, Silva, Khabib, Jones, Nunes and DJ that'll be brought up.

  • Big boy is here

  • Very well spoken... Mark of a true champion 🔥🔥🔥

  • "who's gonna talk is never gonna do it"- Philosopher Khabib

  • I think khabib taught Conner to be humble

  • What great guy.

  • Brett ist the truly best moderator 🧑‍⚖️ Great professional champ 🙏😎 Thank you

  • That's what you call a real warrior...very humble but can unleash a beast that is unstoppable but outside the ring hes the ultimate gentleman...God bless Khabi and his family...Khabi my brother from another mother you and your family are so welcome in New Zealand if you come here can I please be your tour guide and advisor...I will do it for love my brother.God bless you my brother.

  • He almost said boxing 6:59

  • Such a super smart humble dude.

  • The interviewer's neckbeard is giving me anxiety. Looks like some nearly-sentient tattoo that's about to jump off and attack me like a facehugger from Aliens

  • What a smeshing guy!

  • I'm happy connor broke his leg hopefully it humbled him

  • Hey Brett, shave your neck

  • this guy is like bag of sheet uno. love khabib straight facts. no respect = no love

  • Turning into Karen of MMA, insulting Aldo, complaining about Mike Tyson smoking (even though it was his podcast) Insulting ring girls, list goes on and on. Wanna fight? Stfu and get back into the ring, instead of acting like know it all in every subject.

    • Cry harder..

    • Why should he comeback when no one is of his level.. Everyone knows nobody can beat khabib nd he doesn't have to prove it anymore. And he didn't disrespect aldo,tyson family, country, religion so you stfu

  • Khabib had 2 primes considering his injuries.

    • His prime was vs justin i think he left when he got strongest watch how he dominated the most dangerous striker with wrestling background

  • Conor is a product of the ufc, khabib is the product of hard work

    • No Conor is a product of devil... He thinks he's superior from all humans and that's why he turns into a chicken

  • 👊👊👊👊👊

  • If khabib was as good as y’all make him out to be he would’ve went up and fought at 170lbs.

    • @slimetube * ya for fighting 80% nobodys and barely defending his title, stat padder.

    • hes unbeaten 😭

  • Lol never gave a chance to go second match against no one.. 😂 he talks about being spiritual and disciplined , but he is such an ego triper.. it is insane how much he beleves he is the best, but he is an imbecil..

    • He never had a fight who was close to beat him nobody wants a second asswhoping are u crazy think and then talk

    • @Iroonie LA when jon jones and anderson silva are better why they took PEDS when they belive they are the best the dont need substances to get better this guy never took steroids always trains he talks the talk and WALKS the walk unlike ur fakechamps

    • He is all act mr good guy, day by day he is turning into Karen of MMA, insulting and taking shots at everyone. Goat of MMA? Ya right for stat padding and barely defending his title. GSP & Jon Jones, Anderson Silva million times better and actually defended their title and did rematches, unlike this guy.

  • Sexy

  • Man, I miss Khabib!!!

  • The more he talks the more I like khabib ..... 💯

  • Woah! Khabib is brutal with Cowboy Cerrone.

  • 15:25 is so much pure 😂

  • Religion îs for retards.

    • Oh really? Then why khabib got so much success in his life while following Islam (religion)

  • Islam Makhachev (Alpha Lion) is truly the new champion, when he mentions the 5 lions of LW division, islam is the best. Nobody's gonna beat him I believe.

  • 🦅🦅🦅best in this sport🦅🦅🦅

  • un homme un vrai rare de nos jours

  • khabibs foot was actually a 'baloon' and he still dominated a top contender.

  • This interview will go down as a classic 20 years from now

  • It’s kinda funny how millions of views of very few are willing to comment their true comment khabib is a true champion and will always be remembered are 1 and my option the greatest mma fighter with GSP

  • What if Conor humbled himself and reached out to Khabib and they started training.

  • a class man and a class champion! a legendary fighter with an iron will and lions heart! he beat all comers. goat!!

  • "You play soccer, you play basketball but you don't play MMA"

  • "Money and fame doesn't change you it shows who you really are"

  • 😂 Everytime I hear stories about Khabib and Connor. It reminds me of the movie Rocky but this time the hero is the Russian. Can't deny that he speak and give his honest opinion. Not about money but about legacy.

  • Hypocrite.

  • Love me some Khabib. The model of a man IMO

  • I think the main tonys problem is the accidentaly last punch (after the bell) he gave to the cowboy. That punch changed him forever.

  • You look like you finish lol

  • بیشرف

  • He says he never lost any rounds but he definitely lost rounds to Tibau.

  • Its nice to hear Khabib thought about charles oliveira. 😊😊😊

  • There is no one in the UFC that can beat Khabib, at any weight class.

  • Break, not broke / when i in schul i smesh english testings

  • Khabib vs Usman - I'd like to see that more than GSP vs Khabib

  • 9:23 lol poor cerrone

  • Khabib "like" Nurmagomedov

  • In a second or third language he described it perfectly. If he could convey his thoughts in native tongue prolly sound like poetry

  • Хабиб красава, все верно сказал!

  • Gsp khabib John Jones are 🐐

  • Хлрошее интервью !

  • He is to young to stop fighting!!!. I believe he stopped to keep from being a Conner etc! Kudos

  • McGregor is now 22-6 after back to back losses, another loss or 2 without some wins his record moves into journeyman level lol

  • Yup👈😇🙏🏽☝️.. Now you all KNOW 👈😇🙏🏽☝️

  • i am a hindhu, but my best friend and KHABIB showed as the ambassador's of Islam ,respect every religion guys, every religion has good in them

  • Such a phenomenal example of character

  • Legend

  • "If I'm alive, I'm gonna be here, and I'm gonna smash all your boys".... - Yeah, umm, okay that's pretty badass....

  • Maturity man.... Responsibility.... How can you not respect this guy??

  • What Khabib said about ALWAYS staying in shape and NOT following the "training camp" routine that so many fighters have taken to, is exactly spot on.... Obviously there's always a "training camp" aspect to a UFC contracted and scheduled fight, meaning the way you adjust the intensity toward fight night, etc.... The point is, you never let yourself fall out of shape, and only whip yourself into shape 3 months before a fight. I just watched a video with Chael talking about that, and how he admired Randy Couture's longevity in the sport, and he attributed it to the fact that Randy was in the gym at least 5 days a week, 365....

  • You can clearly see how Much the Reporter loveees McGregor

  • He is not mindless fighter for sure.

  • Conor such a disappointment to Irish

    • @Kynam Van yah, the Irish Fans of his are fans of his. Not the Irish as a whole. Most Irish that know of his marketing tactics think he’s a scumbag as well

    • Really? But the Irish fans love him, no?

  • He’s speak with such a comfort and a deep understanding of what the sport is that is sorta scary. I’d not fight him even if I didn’t know who he is.