He and a group of people illegally entered the venue for the event and attacked a bus in an attempt to get to Nurmagomedov in retaliation for him confronting McGregor's friend and teammate Artem Lobov.
Nurmagomedov is dreading returning home because he anticipates a beatdown from his dad for his role in the melee which marred UFC 229.
Nurmagomedov defeated McGregor via submission in the fourth round of UFC 229 before the Russian fighter climbed out of the ring and attacked a member of McGregor's team on live television.
As he already said, McGregor's found himself in a war with Nurmagomedov. I'm a human being, but I don't understand how people can talk about jumping on the cage when he talks about my religion, he talks about my country, he talks about my father and he comes to Brooklyn and he broke the bus and nearly killed a couple of people. "He talked about my religion, he talked about my country, he talked about my father", he said in the post-fight conference, without answering any questions before leaving. The episode worsened when an unidentified associate of Nurmagomedov jumped into the cage and struck McGregor with two sucker punches to the back of the head. "We'll see what happens with Khabib and what's next".
"I don't think that was calculated", said UFC commentator Joe Rogan.
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After the fight Khabib apologised to the athletic commission for his actions but not to McGregor or Danis and could still be in trouble with the UFC. When you're exhausted and when you've been pounded for four rounds. let's not forget that, in that second round, Khabib put it on him bad. Daniel Cormier has offered some i.
"We had so many police here, I don't even know if the city was safe tonight", White cracked.
However, the UFC is a business at the end of the day and if there's one guy who can demand a fight that is guaranteed to break the box office, it's Conor McGregor.
It was, however, the events after the main event which got everyone talking. It would be the UFC's biggest pay-per-view to date, a tremendous feat.