Habib Nurmagomedova: Christopher Pike / Reuters
The head of the ultimate fighting championship (UFC) Dana white called the fight of the Russian and American fighters of the mixed style (MMA) Habib Nurmagomedov and Justin Gati. His words are quoted CNN.
White said that the fight will take place on October 24. “It will happen, I tell you. The fight will take place”, — assured the President of promotion.
July 20, white said the venue of the fight Nurmagomedov and Gati. He announced that the fight will take place on “Fight island” in Abu Dhabi.
On 16 July the head of the organization said that Nurmagomedov found a replacement if he finally refuses to fight with Gati. He stated that the Russians can replace American Dustin Pore.
Initially, the fight Nurmagomedov and Geti was planned for September. It was postponed due to the death of his father and coach Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov. Specialist died on 3 July. For the first time he was hospitalized in April, when he was diagnosed with coronavirus. The cause of death was complications after the disease.
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