April 18 Is Getting Close @TeamKhabib & You’re Hiding In Russia. Travel Bans Will Not Prevent Me From Whoopin’ That Ass. Don’t Use It As An Excuse To Back Out. You Have Been Sent Many Locations, Send Us 1. Still My Bitch #DefendorVacate MF -CSO- #ufc249 @ufc @danawhite pic.twitter.com/TVQH4mnG2e— Tony Ferguson (@TonyFergusonXT) March 30, 2020
American fighter Tony Ferguson responded to his opponent Khabib Nurmagomedov's comments.
The Russian fighter said he is stranded in Russia and will hardly be able to travel to the United States for the fight.
“Your’re hiding in Russia. Travel bans will not prevent me from whoopin’ that ass. Don’t use it as an excuse to back out. You have been sent many locations. Send us 1,” he tweeted.
The fight had to take place on April 18.