The Russian fighter of the mixed style of Khabib Nurmagomedov received gifts from former world Boxing champion Mike Tyson. About it the Russians reported in Instagram.
“Thank you to my brother Mike Tyson because he sent me these beautiful things,” Nurmagomedov signed photo, which depicted a sweatshirt, t-shirt, baseball cap and other things with the name Tyson.
Earlier Friday it was reported that the ultimate fighting championship (UFC) will hold the first tournament in Russia. Competitions to be held on 14 and 15 September in the Moscow sports complex “Olympic”.
31 Dec Nurmagomedov defeated by Brazilian Edson Barbosa at UFC in Las Vegas. He dominated throughout the fight and won by unanimous decision. On account of 29-year-old Russian was 25 wins in 25 fights.
Tyson’s professional career he won 50 wins (44 by knockout) and suffered six defeats. In 1986, he became the youngest world champion. In addition to success in the ring, the American is known for scandalous behavior and three convictions in 1992, 1998 and 2008.
Video, photo All from Russia.