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The Russian fighter of the mixed single combats (MMA) Khabib Nurmagomedov has received a proposal from the head of Dagestan Vladimir Vasiliev to become his assistant. This was told by the athlete, reports TASS.
“But we will discuss at the next meeting, which we will soon,” — said Nurmagomedov.
On Tuesday, November 6, Khabib Nurmagomedov received from the head of the region award “For merits before the Republic of Dagestan”. His father and coach Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov was awarded the medal “For merits in the field of physical culture and sports in the Republic of Dagestan”.
Nurmagomedov 6 October as part of the UFC 229 in the United States won the Irishman Conor McGregor and defended the title of the champion of UFC in the lightweight division. After the battle, Dagestan attacked a sparring partner, Irishman Dillon Dennis, who was outside of the octagon. After this, a mass brawl broke out, which was attended by members of both teams, McGregor, and police officers.
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