MMA ODDS AND ENDS FOR TUESDAY: NURMAGOMEDOV-FERGUSON, BISPING-WOODLEY RUMORS FLY

Khabib Nurmagomedov offers Tony Ferguson $200,000 to fight him So far in 2017, a few high-profile UFC fighters appear to take it in their own hands — and mouths — to try to generate some blockbuster matchups happen even when the organization has to approve them. Nothing has been formally planned out beyond March of this year, with new possession staying quiet about plans for title fights and other blockbuster bouts so far. But on Monday, No. 1 lightweight rival Khabib Nurmagomedov (24-0) took to Twitter to let No. 2 contender Tony Ferguson (22-3) know he is willing to put up $200,000 of his own money to make a fight between them occur since the UFC hasn’t done it for them…Ferguson had demanded equal pay to take on Nurmagomedov despite signing a new deal with the UFC that reportedly prevents that by making the same. UFC president Dana White said the struggle would not happen for this reason even though the public is demanding it. The proposed bout is for the interim lightweight title with all current champion Conor McGregor (21-3) from action for another 10 months to focus on the birth of his child. Tyron Woodley and michael Bisping concur to catchweight bout? Yes, current UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping (30-7) and welterweight champ Tyron Woodley (16-3-1) also were spotted verbally agreeing to a superfight of varieties in a catchweight of 180 pounds backstage during UFC 207 past Friday in Las Vegas. Both fighters are coming off name defenses in the end of 2016 and right now don’t have new opponents. Bisping posted the video below on his Instagram account to show the world he means business. There’s a current opening for a primary event at UFC Fight Night 108 in the O2 Arena in London on March 18th, together with Bisping hinting at that as a possible date. Stay tuned to MMAOddsBreaker.com for more information coming soon, such as opening lines if these battles really occur…

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MMA ODDS AND ENDS FOR TUESDAY: NURMAGOMEDOV-FERGUSON, BISPING-WOODLEY RUMORS FLY

Khabib Nurmagomedov provides Tony Ferguson $200,000 to fight him far in 2017, a few high-profile UFC fighters seem to take it in their own hands — and mouths — to try to make some blockbuster matchups occur even if the organization has yet to approve them. Nothing was formally planned out past March of the year, with new possession staying quiet about strategies for title fights and other blockbuster bouts up to now. But on Monday, No. 1 lightweight rival Khabib Nurmagomedov (24-0) took to Twitter to allow No. 2 contender Tony Ferguson (22-3) know that he is willing to put up $200,000 of his own money to create a fight between them occur since the UFC has not done it to them…Ferguson had previously demanded equal pay to carry on Nurmagomedov despite signing a new deal with the UFC that allegedly prevents that by making the same. UFC president Dana White said the fight would not occur for this reason even though the public is demanding it. The suggested bout would be for its interim lightweight title with all present champion Conor McGregor (21-3) out of action for another 10 weeks to focus on the birth of his kid. Tyron Woodley and michael Bisping concur to 180-pound catchweight bout? Yes, current UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping (30-7) and welterweight champ Tyron Woodley (16-3-1) also were seen verbally agreeing to some superfight of sorts at a catchweight of 180 pounds backstage during UFC 207 past Friday at Las Vegas. Both fighters are coming off title defenses in the end of 2016 and right now do not have new opponents. Bisping posted the video under on his Instagram account to show the world that he means business. There is a current opening for a main event at UFC Fight Night 108 in the O2 Arena in London on March 18th, with Bisping hinting at that as a possible date. Stay tuned to MMAOddsBreaker.com for more info coming soon, including opening lines if these fights really happen…

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