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Javier Mendez, the trainer of the current champion of the ultimate fighting championship (UFC) lightweight Habib Nurmagomedov told about the desired for the Russians the opponent. About it reports TASS.
According to the specialist he is, and Nurmagomedov, and his father would fight against canadian Georges St-Pierre. However, Mendes added that the main obstacle to the organization of the fight will be the difference in weight opponents.
In February 2019 St-Pierre announced the completion of a career in mixed martial arts, but added that he is ready to return to the octagon in case of receipt of proper proposal. 39-year-old Canadian was the champion of UFC in the Welterweight and middle weight classes, he has 26 wins and two defeats.
31-year-old Nurmagomedov has won all 28 fighting at a professional level. On 19 September Russian will spend protection of a title of the champion of UFC in the lightweight division in a battle with American Justin Gati.
Video, photo All from Russia.