Georges St-Piehota: Gregory Payan / AP
Ali Abdel-Aziz, representing the interests of the Russian fighter of the mixed style (MMA) fighter Habib Nurmagomedov, said that working on the fight of his ward against canadian Georges St-Pierre. About it he told TMZ Sports.
According to Abdel-Aziz, the soldiers were given to understand that their opposition will “fight dreams”. The main problem the Manager is to determine the weight category in which to place the match.
Georges St-Pierre retired in February 2019. The loonie thus complimentary comments about 30-year-old Nurmagomedov. Father and trainer of Russians abdulmanap Nurmagomedov has repeatedly stressed that it sees the fight against St-Pierre, one of the goals in MMA. 20 Feb 30-year-old Nurmagomedov turned to the canadian proposal to go to the octagon.
Saint-Pierre twice became the champion of the ultimate fighting championship (UFC) Welterweight champion and once won the title in the middle weight category. Nurmagomedov is the current holder of the belt of the organization as a lightweight. He will return to the octagon in September of 2019 to protect the title in fight against American Dustin Pore.
Video, photo All from Russia.