New Footage Reveals What Got Khabib’s Manager Kicked Out Of UFC 229 Presser

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and mixed martial arts megastar Conor McGregor finally faced off for their first staredown back on Sept. 20. During the event, Nurmagomedov’s manager earned himself a decree from the UFC president to leave the arena. Now a video has come forward revealing what Abdelaziz said.

The UFC 229 press conference took place in New York on Thursday, offering Nurmagomedov and McGregor each an opportunity to trash-talk before their big staredown. During the staredown, MMA manager Ali Abdelaziz could be heard yelling something at the Ireland native.

McGregor fired back with a hostile barrage of trash-talk before UFC President Dana White instructed Abdelaziz to leave the arena. In the latest edition of Anatomy Of A Fighter, Ali Abdelaziz revealed what precisely he told Conor McGregor before Dana White asked him to leave.

“I don’t understand why he have belt.” Abdelaziz said/ “That’s it. I said that. Why does he have the belt?”

Check it out within the video provided above.

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