Then original headliner Max Holloway was pulled from the lightweight title showdown against Nurmagomedov after the athletic commission ruled that it would be risky for him to make weight for the bout.
The UFC has lost its main event for UFC 223 on Saturday at Barclays Center.
It does mean, however, that a shock Iaquinta win would mean Ferguson [interim champion] and McGregor [reigning champion] could yet retain their belts.
The New York State Athletic Commission doesn't consider Saturday's UFC 223 headliner an official lightweight title bout. As for Paul Felder, who was Iaquinta's original opponent on Saturday, he was deemed ineligible by the commission because he isn't now ranked as a top 15 fighter by the UFC.
Holloway tagged Pettis in the post as the current speculation is UFC wants him to fight Khabib at 223.
Lightweight Michael Chiesa and flyweight Ray Borg were forced to withdraw from their respective bouts because of injuries sustained during an attack on their bus by UFC star Conor McGregor. who was ultimately arrested and released on $50,000 bond Friday after a brief arraignment.
Long-lost daughter reunited with family after 24 years
During his time there, he put up a sign on the window of his auto asking people for more information on his missing daughter. Kang contacted Wang and the pair realised that she shared some particular features including a small scar on her forehead.
Snapchat has started rolling out its TrueDepth selfie lenses
Correspondingly, over 180 million global people use Snapchat every day to chat, play, share and capture some pictures, too. As per the claims made by Snapchat , the lenses will help to reflect the surrounding light in a more realistic manner.
"Dana White now says at press conference Al Iaquinta WILL be the lightweight champion if he wins".
Due to a change in the main event, customers may receive a full ticket refund at the original point of purchase. He now has two hours to shed the excess weight.
"Conor and Tony are nothing", Nurmagomedov said. Holloway, however, wanted to continue to "keep pushing" to try to make weight. He just needed to cut a lot of weight before the weigh in.
Information from ESPN's Brett Okamoto was used in this report.
But Nurmagomedov vs. Felder immediately hit a snag as the NYSAC would not allow an unranked fighter to fight for a world title against one of the best in the division. Then, when it was time for Holloway to show up, there was no sign of him.
However, today's a day of justice because Salman Khan has finally been convicted to 5 years of jail for Blackbuck poaching . Bollywood actor Salman Khan's punishment for the 1998 blackbuck and chinkara poaching case has come as shocker to most.
The production numbers, while short of Tesla's own target, are far above the 793 Model 3s built in the final week of past year . Deliveries hit new levels as well, with Tesla delivering 29,980 vehicles in total during the first quarter.
However, the teaser has a secret hinting that this year's Uprising event won't just be a retread of last year's. The security clearance is tagged as confidential, but with a declassified date of April 10.
It took the youngsters one minute and 12 seconds to clear the hospital's front lawn during the 21st-annual Easter egg hunt there. She said one of the main reasons parents signed up for the Easter egg hunt was because it was a family-oriented event.
Zuckerberg was asked about the site's governance structure and the general lack of oversight of the company. And therefore, as with a lot of media, having an advertising-supported model is the only rational model".
Russia's defense ministry tweeted video of the launch and said Sarmat will "replace the Soviet-era #Voevoda". There are worries about the rising tension between some countries when it comes to nuclear weapons.
White confirmed that Ferguson would revert to being the number one contender with the victor at UFC 223 taking McGregor's belt. Nurmagomedov is confident of getting the win against Holloway and then he would like to fight UFC legend Georges St.
On the other side of the ball, Mississippi State loses in the title game for the second straight year. Victoria Vivians scored 21 points and Teaira McCowan had 18 points and 17 rebounds for the Bulldogs.
On Thursday he took issue with a story headline in the Post on China retaliating with trade penalties against US products. This figure is launch by taking the postscript price and multiplying it by the total number of shares outstanding.
Health insurer Humana jumped 4.9 percent on continued reports Walmart might buy the company or announce a new partnership with it. Amazon's share price has plummeted since Trump began attacking the internet giant on Twitter over its impact on the U.S.
He said "Elizabeth is a friend and a colleague, who has fought hard on behalf of the people she represents for the past six ears". Her failure to do the right thing here hurt us all, especially as more and more women are courageously coming forward".
He has only played in nine games after missing the first 27, and hasn't played since he was shut down in January. For the second time, he chose to leave the team and travel to New York City to rehabilitate his quad injury .
York beat Bruton 8-1 as the Falcons' top two, Rishit Patel and RJ Novak, were among the players who won in singles and doubles. The Red and Black left the sunshine state with a 6-5 record, one which they have only improved upon since coming home.
The rest of the Celtics are the No. 2 seed in the East, with the regular-season dynamo that is the Raptors atop the conference. The team had said the knee was structurally sound and the kneecap healed, but the wire had been putting pressure on the knee.
Naidu said as he played out three clips of Prime Minister Narendra Modi promising special category status to Andhra. With just two days to go to Parliament, it is obvious that the non-confidence motion can not be taken up.
There is now a Slight Risk for severe weather for Chattanooga and areas west for mainly strong winds of 50-60 miles per hour . However, there will still be a significant threat for severe storms west of I-65 through midnight.
The crowds will be in for a full day of drama, with numerous late starters also expected to mount Masters challenges. Josh Sens, contributing writer, GOLF : " Justin Rose ". "It's the ideal golf tournament", Rory McIlroy said .
Puigdemont was detained in Germany on a Spanish arrest warrant as he attempted to drive from Finland to Belgium on March 25. Catalan parliament president Roger Torrent described Mr Puigdemont's conditional release as "very good news" on Twitter.
Griffin, who was out of football all of previous year , was signed by the Ravens on Wednesday, the team announced. The former Heisman Trophy victor is now on his third team in his fifth National Football League season.
The more likely possibility that has been floated is the Patriots using some combination of those four picks, which are Nos. Brandin Cooks spent all of one season in New England before the Patriots chose to move on from the speedy wide receiver.
13 militants, four civilians and three soldiers were killed during three gunfights in Shopian and Anantnag districts yesterday. Most of Indian-controlled Kashmir was shuttered on Monday due to the Indian army's clampdown and the pubic strike.
Multiple Oklahoma school districts notified parents Monday afternoon that they would be back at the capitol again on Tuesday. The educators' outcry was in response to legislation state lawmakers passed last week cutting pensions for new teachers.
Whether or not the machines will be in random locations every game, or in a select few locations, is unclear right now. A serious games researcher believes Fortnite possesses "positive characteristics of play" and is not addictive.
Putin asserted that Russian partners would encourage Turkey's small- and medium-scale companies to participate in this project. The three leaders will discuss regional events, the ongoing war in Syria, and the relations between their countries.
The pipes are four feet in diameter with varying depths of water moving at approximately 15 miles per hour , the department added. The pipes, which run parallel the Los Angeles River and cross under freeways, are 4 feet in diameter, the fire department said.