Everything that could go wrong did go wrong in the days leading up to UFC 223.
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He has to sort out his legal standing, and Khabib, of course, has to get past Iaquinta at UFC 223 tomorrow night, but if the stars do align, McGregor's insane antics may actually create a clear path to the biggest fight in the octagon in quite a few years. Iaquinta weighed in at 155.2 pounds, so he cannot officially win the title since he was over championship weight, though UFC President Dana White indicated that could change. He has been replaced by American Al Iaquinta in the title match.
So, in the last day or so, the fight card for UFC 223 has been reduced from 13 bouts to just 9... And now thanks to his underwear weight, he'll be fighting for a UFC title.
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"It's a very unique situation that we're in". Nurmagomedov was originally slated to face the promotion's interim champion, Tony Ferguson, but Ferguson was forced out due to injury during fight week. However, White later decided that Iaquinta made weight.
Also down for decision on Saturday is a women's strawweight title rematch between American champion Rose Namajunas and Poland's Joanna Jedrzejczyk, whom she knocked out in stunning fashion in the first round to win the belt in November past year.
However, with the promotion quickly tiring of his antics, the Irishman may find that while he might well be able to win back a belt in the future, winning back fans may prove a lot more hard.