In one of the most anticipated fights in recent history, Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Tony Ferguson has been cancelled due to Nurmagomedov not making weights. The fight was scheduled to be the co-main event of tomorrow nights UFC 209.
Sources close to the UFC state that Nurmagomedov was sent to a local hospital after falling ill due to complications from a severe weight cut. Nurmagomedov was issued an IV and never showed up to the official weigh ins.
His opponent Ferguson made weight and will be paid for the fight.
Stay tuned for further updates.