Then briefly in his older years he moved to Kiev, Ukrainewhere he trained at Combat Dobro.
Nurmagomedov grew up in the household with his siblings and cousins. He began training in ufc khabib mma record sambo again at 17 under his father.
Khabib Nurmagomedov — Wikipedia
On 11 October, Nurmagomedov became the inaugural Atrium Cup tournament champion, having defeated his three opponents at the Moscow event. Over the next three years he would go undefeated, finishing 11 out of 12 opponents.
These included a first round armbar finish of future Bellator title challenger Shahbulat Shamhalaevwhich marked his M-1 Global debut. Inhe would ufc khabib mma record on to compete for the ProFC promotion. That year alone he competed in seven fights, all of which he won by TKO or submission. A perfect record in the regional circuits of Russia and Ukraine was enough to get a call up from the UFC.
Хабиб Нурмагомедов / Khabib Nurmagomedov (Орел)
At the weigh-ins, Nurmagomedov came in over the permitted limit, weighing in at He was given two ufc khabib mma record to cut to the lightweight maximum of pounds, but elected instead to surrender a percentage of his fight purse to Trujillo and the bout was contested at a catchweight. Attending his first post-event press conference, UFC president Dana White praised the relative newcomer stating, «That slam, when he just scoops him ufc khabib mma record and slams him, Matt Hughes style.
That reminded me of the old Matt Hughes where he would run a guy across the Octagon and slam him. The kid is exciting. However, the match-up was again cancelled as Diaz turned the bout down.
Нурмагомедов, Хабиб Абдулманапович
He was replaced by John Makdessi.