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Dana White to Khabib: 'If I put this belt on you, everyone’s going to start throwing s—'

submitted Conor McGregor in the fourth round of UFC 229’s main event, but that was only the beginning of the story.

When the fight was over, Khabib hopped over the cage and into the crowd and started a fight with who appeared to be Dillon Danis, McGregor’s jiu-jitsu coach, who was reportedly talking to Khabib during the fight.

Conor McGregor gets sucker punched

While security corralled Khabib, someone who appeared to be one of his team members hopped into the Octagon and sucker punched McGregor.

At this point, security and police flooded the ring to stop the madness.

Khabib leaves Octagon without belt

By the time the chaos calmed down, UFC president Dana White canceled the belt ceremony as the crowd was loudly booing Khabib.

“If I put this belt on you, everyone’s going to start throwing s— into the Octagon,” White said.

Khabib and McGregor were escorted out of the Octagon heavily guarded by security before Khabib was announced as champion with both fighters out of the arena.

Khabib required a police escort after a post-fight melee in the aftermath of his UFC 229 win over Conor McGregor. (Getty)

After the fight, White told Fox Sports that three members of Khabib’s team had been arrested.

Arrests made

“Three of his guys have been arrested and taken to jail,” White said. “They both made it very clear that the rivalry wouldn’t be over after the fight. But I didn’t see Khabib jumping over the Octagon — I didn’t see that coming.

“Three guys have been arrested. There are going to be charges filed against them, I’m sure. God knows what the Nevada State Athletic Commission’s going to do to Khabib and his guys — I think they’re fighters. Are these guys ever going to get a visa again to get back into this country? There’s a lot of repercussions from what they did tonight, ones that I don’t even think they realize yet.”

White later told reporters that the three arrested men had been released and that McGregor did not plan to press charges.

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