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Having been the first to weigh, the UFC lightweight champion required a towel and the assistance of two employees as he stripped down before stepping on the scales.
When his weight was announced, the Dagestani fighter let out a huge sigh of relief after another gruelling weight-cut. He held his hands to his face and even did a praying gesture.
But in addition to the worry over the condition Khabib is in, plenty of fight reckons reckon he actually missed weight - with some pointing out how the bar on the scale hadn't completely moved when the quick weight announcement was made.
The eagerly anticipated bout is still going ahead as planned at Flash Forum in Abu Dhabi tomorrow, with three-time Bellator lightweight champion Michael Chandler on standby if either fighter has to pull out.
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