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The father and coach of the Russian fighter of the mixed style (MMA) Habib Nurmagomedov abdulmanap Nurmagomedov told about how he sees the last match of his son. The words of the specialist leads the “Soviet sport”.
“How I see the fight in Russia? I’d like to thousanders “Luzhniki” was filled to capacity for his last fight. We are ready though for MMA, even Boxing,” he said. The father of a soldier noted that Nurmagomedov needs a few times to defend the title of champion of the ultimate fighting championship (UFC) lightweight champion before you retire.
30-year-old Nurmagomedov have to defend the belt in a duel with interim champion American Dustin Pore. Confrontation will be the main fight of the UFC 242, which will be held in Abu Dhabi.
Nurmagomedov won the title of champion in the fight against American ELA Iaquinta at UFC 223. Then followed the successful defense of the belt in a fight against the Irishman Conor McGregor at UFC 223. Participation in the riots after the speech resulted in the disqualification of the Russian fighter. The fight against Pore in Abu Dhabi will be the first appearance Nurmagomedov in the octagon since October of 2018.
In the asset Nurmagomedov 27 wins. The Russian fighter has never lost at the professional level. Pore 25 wins and five defeats.
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