With a measure of uncertainty surrounding Khabib Nurmagomedov's future in the UFC, it appears the Dagestani fighter is already exploring other ways of making money.
The 30-year-old tweeted that the wrestling promotion WWE have contacted him to step into the ring, and called out Brock Lesnar in the process
@WWE ask me to jump inside.
What do you think guys? #SmashLesnar #FakeFights
— khabib nurmagomedov (@TeamKhabib) October 12, 2018
With Nurmagomedov's $2 million purse still being withheld following the melee which marred the end of his bout with Conor McGregor, the current lightweight champion might be short a few bob for the upcoming months.
In other UFC229 news, new audio has emerged of Nurmagomedov's return to his dressing room following his fourth round submission of McGregor.
The footage which is from Anatomy Of A Fighter's Youtube page, shows the fighter enter his dressing room and calling his opponent a 'tap machine':
I told you guys he is a tap machine. He cannot fight five rounds!
Later on in the video, you can see Nurmagomedov apologise to his coach Javier Mendez, presumably for the post fight scenes as his team celebrate the victory. Khabib's entrance starts at 4.20: