'The Eagle' has landed for good, while Whittaker moved to the front of the queue to challenge 'Stylebender' at UFC 254.
Can Khabib maintain his undefeated record? And will Whittaker or Cannonier challenge Israel Adesanya next?
Khabib Nurmagomedov will look to extend his unbeaten UFC record against Justin Gaethje on Sunday.
But the American middleweight has spoken of the respectable relationship between the two.
The fight is set to take place in January next year.
The City Kickboxing product will compete for a fulltime UFC contract at Dana White's Contender Series in Las Vegas next month.
Joaquin Buckley scored one of the most incredible knockouts in UFC history.
Dana White says the 'humping' is all simply the nature of the game.
'The Hangman' leads two MMA hopefuls into the King in the Ring on Friday night.