McGregor (21-3) simultaneously held the featherweight and lightweight championship belts during his meteoric UFC career, but he hasn't fought in MMA since taking the 155-pound lightweight belt from Eddie Alvarez in November 2016.
A press conference on Friday to mark UFC's 25th anniversary was drawing to a close when White said: "We have one last thing we want to show you".
That led to charges for McGregor, who escaped a jail term and criminal record after pleading guilty to disorderly conduct, paving the way for the bout against Nurmagomedov.
His lightweight title was stripped and subsequently claimed by Nurmagomedov in April.
This battle should be the most anticipated event of the year and will be part of UFC 229.
Nurmagomedov, whose rise to prominence has been more of a slow burner in comparison to McGregor, was touted as an opponent when his foe first became lightweight champion. "For Khabib, who is undefeated and looked at as one of the best in the world, beating Conor is massive for him". Mayweather vs. McGregor was an event first and foremost, and whether or not a competitive fight ever came out of it was never really the point.
"I'm not fighting on that show", Diaz tweeted moments after stepping off stage, adding an expletive directed toward the UFC.
Those include a September 8 pay-per-view card in Dallas headlined by the Tyron Woodley-Darren Till welterweight title fight and a December 29 card in Las Vegas likely to feature a fight between women's champions Cris Cyborg and Amanda Nunes, although negotiations continue.
Lindsey Jones shared the video to Facebook and at one point can be heard in the background saying, "Oh God, oh no, no, no, no". The video shows that the man was taunting a growling bison and was holding up traffic in Hayden Valley.
We can take it". "You know if you go out an buy groceries, you need a picture or a card - you need ID", Trump said to the crowd. Bush expressing amazement upon seeing a supermarket scanner during his 1992 reelection campaign.
Those zip codes include 40212, 40213 and 40214, according to the Louisville Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness. Since DEP first began monitoring for the virus in 2000 there have been 33 fatal cases of West Nile virus in Pennsylvania.
President Trump plans to impose 25 percent tariffs on $200 billion worth of imported Chinese goods, a report said on Tuesday . A first round of tariffs came into effect on 6 July, when the USA imposed 25% taxes on $34bn of Chinese imports.
US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were at $68.70 a barrel at 8.47am GMT, down 26c from their last settlement. Even with last week's rise, overall USA crude inventories are below the 5-year average of around 420 million barrels.
Even as his lawyers rushed to explain what Trump intended, the president continued to tweet about the Russian Federation probe. Democratic lawmakers criticized Trump for seeking an end to the probe and urged that Congress protect the investigation.
The state allows a wide variety of clothing items to go untaxed including fur coats, golf clothes, lingerie, and wedding apparel. Governor Scott Walker announced Wisconsin's first ever sales tax holiday that will start August 1st and run through August 5th.
In August and November Iran faces two new waves of sanctions that will shut off their access to U.S. banking and oil exports. Last month, the U.S. rejected an European Union appeal to allow exemptions to the sanctions regime.
Yahoo News White House correspondent Hunter Walker points out that before James started criticizing Trump, Trump used to be a fan. He sits down with @donlemon at the opening of his new elementary school for at-risk children in his hometown of Akron, Ohio .
Chris Coons of DE said at a hearing Wednesday that the Senate should receive even more documents than what Grassley had requested. But Democrats have criticized that process and the lawyer leading it - former Bush lawyer Bill Burck - as political.
Saudi Arabia asks Canadian ambassador to leave
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia expresses its absolute and categorical rejection of the position of the Canadian Government. More than a dozen women's rights activists have been targeted since May.
Swiss vintage plane crash 'kills all 20 people on board'
There also was no indication of any "external influence", he said, indicating that authorities don't suspect foul play. He said officials have essentially ruled out a collision with another aircraft or hitting an obstacle such as a wire.
Presumed Korean War dead arrive in Hawaii
Indeed, the commitments regarding its nuclear weapons program were so vague as to be nearly meaningless, in my view. Australia, Belgium, France and the Philippines have yet to recover some of their war dead from North Korea.
Royal Family ‘FURIOUS at Meghan’s dad’ for Princess Diana rant
Sorry, Meghan: this is one filthy, sexy mush you won't be allowed to participate in, now that you're a part of the Royal Family . She told her biographer Andrew Morton that after her engagement to the Prince of Wales: "I cried like a baby to the four walls".
England win toss, to bat first against India
Anderson improved his length and troubled Kohli for the next two overs, before Rashid brought things to a close in this session. That was when Sam Curren was thrown the ball and in the spate of eight deliveries the left-arm pace ace got three wickets.
Trump Receives Letter from North Korea's Kim
About 7,700 US soldiers are listed as missing from the conflict, and 5,300 of the remains are believed to still be in North Korea. Experts say that the painstaking identification process could take anywhere between days to decades to complete.