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Two-time Olympic champion and fighter of the mixed style (MMA) Kyle Harrison said that could defeat the Russian Habib Nurmagomedov in a fight in judo. Words athletes leads TMZ.
“I would beat him in a fight in judo. 100% sure. I would have beat Habib,” said Harrison. According to American women, if Nurmagomedov will not be able to strike, she will have an advantage.
Harrison won gold in judo at the Games in 2012 and 2016. After this, she moved to MMA and is currently performing in promotion Professionals Fighter Leaugue (PFL). On account of its three wins in three matches.
Nurmagomedov is the possessor of the belt of the ultimate fighting championship (UFC) lightweight champion. The last protection he held in October 2018 and defeated the Irishman Conor McGregor. After that, he was suspended for nine months for participating in a mass brawl after the match. 6 may Manager Nurmagomedov, Ali Abdel-Aziz said that his client plans to hold three matches until April 2020, the closest of which will take place on 7 September.
Video, photo All from Russia.