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Became known rival Umar Nurmagomedov, a cousin of the Russian fighter of the mixed style (MMA) fighter Habib Nurmagomedov, in his debut fight in the UFC. About it reports TASS.
Nurmagomedov will meet with the British by Nathaniel wood. The match with participation of the Russian will to “fight island” in Abu Dhabi on 25 July.
The debut of Umar Nurmagomedov at UFC became known on June 11. Initially, his first fight was supposed to go on the UFC 249. However, given the pandemic coronavirus event was indefinitely postponed and eventually took place on 9 may.
24-year-old Umar Nurmagomedov trains under the guidance of American coach Javier Mendez. On account of his 12 victories and no defeats. In the asset 26-year-old wood, 16 wins and four defeats.
“Fight island”, which will host a series of tournaments of the UFC, on the artificial Yas island, located near the international airport of Abu Dhabi. The area of the island, built in 2009 for $ 36 billion, is 25 square kilometers.
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