There’s a fascinating story over on Bloody Elbow about Khabib Nurmagomedov turning down a massive amount of money to fight Floyd Mayweather. Khabib’s manager, Ali Abdelaziz, claimed that the MMA legend said no to a $100-million payday.
Why? Because he made a promise to his mom that he was done fighting. It’s very noble.
Buried in the dollar and cents of the fight was the interesting note about the fight itself. It was set to be 11 rounds of boxing and 1 round of MMA. That would’ve been a fascinating watch.
Read the entire article HERE.