Khabib shares first Instagram post since father’s death

I lost my dad last year but it feels like yesterday. Lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov lost his father on July 3rd but that hasn’t stopped reporters and fans from pestering Dana White with questions about when the Russian might return. Khabib‘s relationship with his father Abdulmanap was much more complicated and special than most because … Read more

Daniel Cormier shares testimony to the toughness Khabib’s dad

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov’s father Abdulmanap is currently in the hospital in a medically induced coma due to complications from the coronavirus. To show you the kind of respect Khabib and his family have in the mixed martial arts world even Conor McGregor, his greatest rival has been very supportive and sympathetic while the … Read more

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s dad forgives Conor McGregor but not his son

Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov went ballistic after his son Khabib ignited a brawl shortly after submitting Conor McGregor in the 4th round of UFC 229’s main event. Before the event he endured a barrage of very personal insults hurled at his son by Conor. Some of them were brutal and over the line, but that hasn’t stopped … Read more