Khabib, 28-0 in MMA, has dominated the entire division in UFC but told ESPN a scrap with Ferguson (25-3) would be his "most important fight" during an interview earlier this year. The contest features the reigning lightweight champion making the third defense of his belt against the top contender. Get the latest UFC breaking news, fight â¦ Tony "El Cucuy" Ferguson is an American professional mixed martial artist in the UFC lightweight division. By Daniel Blackham PUBLISHED: 06:35, Tue, â¦ It's been a wild ride to get to UFC 249, which now features Tony Ferguson vs. Justin Gaethje instead of Khabib Nurmagomedov. Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Tony Ferguson headlines UFC 249 fight card taking place at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY on April 19 (AEDT). While Khabib Nurmagomedov's UFC 249 showdown with Tony Ferguson hasn't officially been called off, he said he'll be ready to fight Ferguson as early as August if â¦ â Tony Ferguson (@TonyFergusonXT) January 12, 2021. Tony Ferguson was in bullish form at the pre-UFC 262 press conference, as wild an unpredictable with the mic in front of him as he is in the octagon. Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson are finally set to meet in the octagon after the UFC determined a date for the superfight. Tony Ferguson Tony Ferguson in 2019 Born Anthony Armand Ferguson Padilla (1984-02-12) February 12, 1984 (age 37) Oxnard, California, U.S. The reason I think Makhachev is a good idea is because it would finally close the loop on the Ferguson-Khabib ... â¢ Tony Ferguson vs ... contested matchup with Tony Ferguson at UFC 262. The two fighters squared off in Las Vegas for a UFC 249 pre-fight press conference, which would be the final time to date â¦ UFC 249 Tony Ferguson vs Khabib Nurmagomedov April 18, 2020 Barclays Center, Brooklyn, New York, United States ... Conor McGregor and Tony Ferguson â¦ Additionally, Ferguson posted a video of his faceoff with Nurmagomedov from March 2020. He â¦ Khabib Abdulmanapovich Nurmagomedov (born 20 September 1988) is a Russian mixed martial arts promoter and retired professional mixed martial artist.