Former UFC double champ Daniel Cormier has backed his American Kickboxing Academy teammate Islam Makhachev to inject himself into the lightweight title picture.UFC president Dana White will attempt to convince Khabib Nurmagomedov (29-0) to perform a U-turn on his shock retirement when they meet next month.But the 31-year-old from Dagestan told Russian media this week he saw three fighters who were likely to win his vacant belt – Conor McGregor (22-4), Dustin Poirier (26-6), and Makhachev (18-1)…



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