UFC 254: Khabib's Coach on Justin Gaethje, GSP, Conor McGregor Rematch, "Father's Plan"
- Posted by tessie on Oct 14, 2020
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Ahead of UFC 254: Nurmagomedov vs. Gaethje, Khabib Nurmagomedov's coach, Javier Mendez speaks to Submission Radio about Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Justin Gaethje, Gaethje's dangerous leg kicks, how effective Gaethje's wrestling can be against Khabib and how effective Khabib can be on the feet if Gaethje stuffs the takedown, "The Eagle" and his mindset after losing his father ahead of this fight and training camp, having to reign Khabib in during fights in order to stick to the gameplan, Dana White saving something special for Khabib after this fight, fighting Georges St-Pierre and what weight class that would take place at, the Conor McGregor rematch and what the incentive would even be for Khabib, rumours of Conor and Khabib doing The Ultimate Fighter together as coaches, and more!
0:29 Living and training Khabib in Dubai for the past month
2:01 How a Khabib fight week differs from a Cain, DC or Rockhold fight week
3:00 Where Justin Gaethje ranks compared to Khab