Tony Ferguson vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov to Be For Undisputed Lightweight Title

January 19, 2018 | Posted by Jeremy Thomas
Tony Ferguson Khabib Nurmagomedov

Conor McGregor’s days as lightweight champion are numbered. The UFC announced that Tony Ferguson vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov will be for the undisputed title, per MMAjunkie. The announcement was made by Dana White onm Friday during a news conference promoting the upcoming UFC 222 and UFC 223.

Ferguson vs. Nurmagomedov is set for UFC 223, which takes place on April 7th in Brooklyn, New York. McGregor has not been stripped of the title yet, but it would seem that he will be before the show considering the announcement.