sport news UFC 284: Alexander Volkanovski receives MAJOR boost after Khabib Nurmagomedov ... trends now

sport news UFC 284: Alexander Volkanovski receives MAJOR boost after Khabib Nurmagomedov ... trends now
sport news UFC 284: Alexander Volkanovski receives MAJOR boost after Khabib Nurmagomedov ... trends now

sport news UFC 284: Alexander Volkanovski receives MAJOR boost after Khabib Nurmagomedov ... trends now

Khabib Nurmagomedov's manager confirms the UFC legend will NOT be in Islam Makhachev's corner for his lightweight clash with Alexander Volkanovski in MAJOR boost for the Australian Alexander Volkanovski has received a major boost ahead of his huge title fight  The Australian takes on Islam Makhachev for the lightweight crown next month  However, Khabib Nurmagomedov will not be in the Dagestani's corner in Perth The pair have been inseparable over their respective mixed martial arts careers But Nurmagomedov wants to step away from MMA and focus on his family 

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Alexander Volkanovski has received a major boost ahead of his attempt to reach 'double champion' status after it was confirmed that Khabib Nurmagomedov would not attend UFC 284.

Nurmagomedov, 34, has long mentored the all-conquering Islam Makhachev on his ascent to the lightweight throne, culminating in his victory over Charles Oliveira in Abu Dhabi last year.

After his second round submission of the Brazilian, Nurmagomedov

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