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Conor McGregor, Khabib Nurmagomedov receive initial 10-day suspensions from NSAC

Posted On: Oct 11, 2018   |   Posted By: MMAjunkie

Conor McGregor, Khabib Nurmagomedov receive initial 10-day suspensions from NSAC

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Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor are being suspended by the Nevada State Athletic Commission for a brawl that erupted inside and outside the octagon after their lightweight title fight last weekend in Las Vegas, an official said.
Letters were sent Wednesday informing both fighters that they will be suspended for at least 10 days effective Oct. 15, commission executive Bob Bennett said Thursday.
A commission investigation is pending and the panel can extend the temporary suspension when it meets Oct. 24, Bennett said. Nurmagomedov and McGregor also could appeal Bennett's executive action at that time.
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McGregor's manager, Audie Attar at Paradigm Sports Management, did not immediately comment, and Nurmagomedov's manager, Ali Abdelaziz at Dominance MMA...

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