Khabib Nurmagomedov baffled by Tony Ferguson ahead of much-awaited UFC 249 bout

first_img First Published: 13th December, 2019 20:45 IST Written By Raj Sarkar A lot of veterans have often claimed that fighting is all about going inside the opponent’s mind. And if you are dealing with Tony Ferguson, it is definitely not an easy task. The No. 1 ranked lightweight contender is known as one of the best unorthodox fighters in the world. Tony Ferguson does things which no one else can. He is currently on a 12-fight-winning streak with Khabib Nurmagomedov as his upcoming opponent. Despite being the underdog of the fight, Tony Ferguson has got his opponent’s respect. Khabib Nurmagomedov recently revealed that he doesn’t understand Tony Ferguson.Also Read | Watch | UFC: Conor McGregor Defeated Jose Aldo In 13 Seconds On This Day Four Years AgoUFC: Khabib talks about Tony FergusonSpeaking with RT Sport, lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov said that his upcoming fight with Tony Ferguson is very important for his career since he doesn’t understand Tony Ferguson’s mind. The undefeated Dagestani doesn’t like ‘El Cucuy’ as a person but has a lot of respect for him as a ‘fighter’. According to Khabib Nurmagomedov, he is confident about “doing his job when the cage closes” at UFC 249. Hear it from Khabib Nurmagomedov’s mouth: SUBSCRIBE TO US Tony Ferguson:- Age: 35. Height: 5’11”. Reach: 76”. Stance: Orthodox. MMA Record: 26-3   COMMENT Also Read | UFC: Dana White Confirms Khabib-Conor Rematch On The Cards, Khabib Begs To DifferThe mega-fight between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson has been set up four times before. However, it never materialised. Both the men have demolished everyone in their division without going one-on-one against each other. Well, the contract has been signed and both of them are expected to lock their horns on April 18, 2020, at the main event of UFC 249. The entire MMA community believes that Tony Ferguson is going to be the ‘hardest-test’ of Khabib’s Nurmagomedov’s career. Who do you think will emerge as the winner in the fight? Do let us know in the comments below. Khabib Nurmagomedov:- Age: 31. Height: 5’10”. Reach: 70”. Stance: Orthodox. MMA Record: 28-0 Also Read | Khabib Nurmagomedov Outshines Anthony Joshua And Andy Ruiz Jr At Clash On The DunesAlso Read | UFC: Khabib Nurmagomedov Channels Inner LeBron James, Scores Fantastic Basket WATCH US LIVE Last Updated: 13th December, 2019 20:45 IST Khabib Nurmagomedov Baffled By Tony Ferguson Ahead Of Much-awaited UFC 249 Bout Khabib Nurmagomedov’s recent statement about Tony Ferguson has made a lot of his fans worried. Know what Khabib feels about his upcoming UFC fight vs Ferguson. LIVE TV FOLLOW USlast_img read more

2019 Canadian High School Rodeo Finals took place over the weekend in Merritt

first_img5th – Carson GundersonJunior Breakaway Roping Short Go:5th – Carson GundersonJunior Ribbon Roping:7th – Korbin Mills / Fallon JonesJunior Ribbon Roping Short Go:7th – Korbin Mills / Fallon JonesJunior Girls Goat Tying:3rd – Shelby Corr6th – Rylie Dowling8th – Twiggy EsauJunior Girls Goat Tying Short Go:Advertisement 5th – Korbin Mills7th – Carson GundersonJunior Team Roping:5th – Rylie Dowling / Carson GundersonJunior Team Roping Short Go:5th – Rylie Dowling / Carson GundersonJunior Barrel Racing:7th – Kerri MoatJunior Barrel Racing Short Go:8th – Kerri MoatJunior Breakaway Roping:Advertisement 2nd – Shelby Corr8th – Rylie Dowling9th – Twiggy EsauJunior Boys Goat Tying:3rd – Wyatt Bondaroff4th – Korbin Mills5th – Ethan Nelson6th – Carson JohnsonJunior Boys Goat Tying Short Go:3rd – Wyatt Bondaroff4th – Korbin Mills5th – Ethan Nelson6th – Carson JohnsonJunior Saddle Bronc:2nd – Danny JonesSenior Boys Cutting:1st – Wyatte CopelandSenior Boys Cutting Short Go:1st – Wyatte Copeland3rd – Ben JacksonSenior Tie-Down Roping:1st – Ben Jackson7th – Kolton Johnson8th – Wyatte Copeland10th –  Jesse JonesSenior Tie-Down Roping Short Go:1st – Ben Jackson7th – Kolton Johnson8th – Wyatte Copeland10th –  Jesse JonesSenior Girls Cutting:7th – Tyler BondaroffSenior Girls Cutting Short Go:7th – Tyler BondaroffSenior Team Roping:4th – Ben Jackson / Kolton JohnsonSenior Team Roping Short Go:9th – Ben Jackson / Kolton JohnsonSenior Saddle Bronc:5th – Zane Jones6th – Jesse Jones9th – Tyrel RobertsSenior Saddle Bronc Short Go:4th – Zane Jones6th – Jesse JonesSenior Pole Bending:4th – Aspen Wollen7th – Daylyn CallisonSenior Pole Bending Short Go:4th – Aspen WollenSenior Barrel Racing:2nd – Aspen Wollen6th – Kali Clare AtkingsSenior Barrel Racing Short Go:2nd – Aspen Wollen8th – Kali Clare AtkingsSenior Breakaway Roping:5th – Tyler BondaroffSenior Breakaway Roping Short Go:Tyler BondaroffSenior Goat Tying:5th – Rylie BondaroffSenior Goat Tying Short Go:5th – Rylie BondaroffSenior Steer Wrestling:3rd – Zane Jones4th – Ben Jackson5th – Wade Roberts6th – Jaytin JonesSenior Steer Wrestling Short Go:1st – Ben Jackson2nd – Zane Jones3rd – Wade Roberts4th – Jaytin JonesWorking Cow Horse Short Go:2nd – Rachel Moat3rd – Rylie Bondaroff6th – Wyatte Copeland FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – The 2019 Canadian High School Rodeo Finals took place over the weekend in Merritt.A great number of cowboys and cowgirls from the Peace Region took part in this year’s Rodeo Finals in both the Junior and Senior divisions.One of the local participants of note from the Rodeo Finals is Wyatte Copeland, of Fort St. John, who managed to win the Senior Boys Cutting, making him the Senior Canadian High School Champion in that event.- Advertisement -Copeland was also named Canadian Reserve All-Around Champion for winning the Boys Cutting Short Go event.Gracie Chapple, of Fort St. John, was the 2019 Canadian High School Rodeo Finals Rodeo Queen.Here are the results for participants from the Peace Region:Advertisement Junior Pole Bending:1st – Twiggy Esau4th – Kerri Moat8th – Cashlyn CallisonJunior Pole Bending Short Go:2nd – Twiggy Esau5th – Kerri Moat8th – Cashlyn CallisonJunior Chute Dogging:2nd – Korbin Mills6th – Carson GundersonJunior Chute Dogging Short Go:Advertisementlast_img read more

Province gives out $115 million in natural gas royalty credits

first_imgThe Province has approved $115 million in royalty deductions to support the construction of 14 infrastructure projects in northeastern B.C.The B.C. Infrastructure Royalty Credit Program (IRCP), was designed to facilitate the construction of new resource roads and pipelines.According to the Province royalty revenue for government will also increase as a result of new drilling activities.  The Province believes that five years from now, the 2015 royalty deductions could generate approximately $288 million in revenue for the Province.- Advertisement -The Province also believes the 2015 program will result in over $448 million in newcapital spending by industry. Of this total, over $224 million are expected to reach service-sector companies in B.C., creating more than 2,100 new jobs. The companies that will receive royalties in 2015 are:Black Swan Energy, Chinook Energy, Chevron Canada, Canadian Natural Resources, Cutbank Ridge Partnership, Endurance Energy, Kanata Energy, Progress Energy Canada, Storm Resources, Tourmaline Oil, UGR Blair Creek and Woodside Energy.Advertisementlast_img read more