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Khabib Nurmagomedov banned for nine months after Conor McGregor brawl

Khabib Nurmagomedov has been banned for nine months for his part in his brawl with Conor McGregor, however, he will receive a three-month reduction n the suspension if he carries out community service.

Nurmagomedov has also been fined $500,000 which represents a quarter of his $2million purse.

The Russian submitted McGregor in the fourth round to retain his lightweight title at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

Nurmagomedov has led away from the Octagon without the result of the fight being declared.

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