Oleg Taktarova: Globallookpress.com
A former fighter of the mixed style (MMA) fighter and actor Oleg Taktarov appreciated the willingness of the Russian Habib Nurmagomedov to fight with American Justin Gati after the death of his father Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov. His words are quoted by Sport24.
Taktarov said that it is difficult to comment on the condition of the athlete after the tragedy in the family. “I’m in his soul never looked, but Habib is always in shape, maybe slightly better, slightly worse, but it’s of athletes that are constantly in the form” — he thought.
Earlier on 28 July, the head of the ultimate fighting championship (UFC), Dana white said that the fight between Nurmagomedov and Gati will be held on October 24. The confrontation should take place on “Fight island” in Abu Dhabi.
Initially, the fight Nurmagomedov and Geti was planned for September. It was postponed due to the death of his father and coach Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov, who died on 3 July. He was hospitalized in April, he was diagnosed with coronavirus. The cause of death was complications after the disease.
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