Stipe Miocic (left) in a battle with Daniel Corsetto: Gary A. Vasquez / Reuters
The Russian fighter of the mixed style (MMA) Khabib Nurmagomedov commented on the defeat of Daniel Cormier in the fight for the title of the champion of UFC in heavy weight against Stipe Miocici. His reaction Russian shared in Instagram.
“The winner has many friends, and only they are the real losers. Keep your head up, Champ, you’ve already proven that you’re one of the best that ever stepped into the octagon,” wrote Nurmagomedov.
Earlier on 18 August Cormier lost Miocic and lost his title of the champion of UFC in heavy weight. American lost by knockout in the fourth round. The defeat was the second in the career of Cormier, with 22 victories. He took first place in a rating of fighters of the UFC with no weight categories. Miocic regained the title and won a 19-win streak in MMA with three defeats.
17 Aug Nurmagomedov expressed the hope that Corima Miocica win, and then announce retirement. The Russian soldier said he did not believe that the Americans will hang up the gloves.
Video, photo All from Russia.