Dustin, Poretto: Jon Gambrell/ AP Photo
American fighter mixed martial (MMA), Dustin Pore called the fight against the Russian Habib Nurmagomedov moment throughout his life. The word athlete leads Express.
Pore complained that in case of victory over Nurmagomedov people will not talk about how good it was, and how bad it looked Russian fighter. “So I’ll just keep doing what you’re doing, take the money and bring the belt back to the States and will continue to move forward,” he said.
Nurmagomedov and Pore will meet in the title fight September 7. Their fight will be the main event of the evening at UFC 242 in Abu Dhabi. Previously, the teams were weighed and both showed the result of 70.3 kg. On the day of the fight Nurmagomedov scored eight pounds.
In the asset Nurmagomedov 27 wins in 27 matches. Pore won in the octagon 25 wins and suffered 5 defeats. Another fight with the participation of American was declared invalid.
Video, photo All from Russia.