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UFC 254 Aftermath: Where do we go from here? Making the...

This past Saturday, UFC 254 took place on Fight Island in Abu Dhabi and it’s an event that will go down as one of the most consequential in the history of the UFC. In the main event, UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov turned in the most impressive performances of his career, submitting interim champion Justin Gaethje with a triangle choke in the second round. The bout cemented Khabib as the top pound-for-pound fighter in the sport and as the greatest lightweight of all-time. It also reaffirmed his position as one of the biggest stars in MMA and set up a potential superfight with Georges St-Pierre. Except, then Khabib retired. It was a shocking turn of events for a