Habib Nurmagomedova: Christopher Pike / Reuters
The American coach Javier Mendez speculate about the future of the Russian fighter of the mixed style (MMA) fighter Habib Nurmagomedov. His words leads TASS.
According to Mendez, a 31-year-old Russian retains the motivation to performances far from the end of his career. He stressed that within the ultimate fighting championship (UFC) remain rivals able to impose competition. While Mendes is convinced that the Russians will be able to change his partner in training camps — Islam Makhachev.
23 Jun Mendez estimated the duration of a career Nurmagomedov. According to him, the Russian is able five or six years to perform at a high level.
Nurmagomedov, the current UFC champion in the lightweight division. On account of his 28 victories in 28 fights.
Makhachev also stands in the UFC. Father Nurmagomedov abdulmanap Nurmagomedov is hoping for a domestic fighter and has also expressed the view that Makhachev will be able to replace his son and become a UFC champion.
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