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Said Nurmagomedov

Said Nurmagomedov

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Said Nurmagomedov a Russian former professional mixed martial artist who competed in the Lightweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). He was the longest-reigning UFC Lightweight Champion ever, having held the title from April 2018 to March 2021. With 29 wins and no losses, he retired with an undefeated record. Nurmagomedov is widely considered to be among the greatest mixed martial artists of all time and was inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame on June 30, 2022. 

QUICK FACTS

Nick NameKhabib Nurmagomedov (The Eagle)
Age

34 years old

Birthdate20 September 1988
BirthplaceSildi, Dagestan, Russia
ResidenceDagestan, Russia
MotherNot Available
FatherAbdulmanap Nurmagomedov
SiblingsMuhammad Nurmagomedov and Amina Nurmagomedov
NationalityRussian
ReligionMuslim
WifePatimat Nurmagomedova
Children3
Height5’10” (178 cm)
Weight155 lb (70 kg)

Said Nurmagomedov Biography, EarlyLife

Khabib was born on 20 September 1988 into an Avar Family as Khabib Abdulmanapovich Nurmagomedov. Also known as ‘The Eagle’ was born in the village of Sildi in the Dagestan ASSR’s Tsumadinsky District. 

Talking about his parents, his father, Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov, is one of Khabib’s primary sources of motivation and inspiration.

Moreover, Khabib’s father had relocated his family from Sildi to Kirovaul. There, his father had turned the bottom floor of their two-story building into a gym.

Sadly, there are no details on his mother. Likewise, he has two siblings: Magomed, his older brother, and Amina, his younger sister.

Nurmagomedov was brought up with his siblings and relatives in the same house. When he saw people exercising at the gym, he became interested in martial arts. Khabib’s childhood training includes battling a bear at the age of nine.

Said Nurmagomedov Education

We have no information on the names of the educational institutions he attended.

Said Nurmagomedov’s Height, And Weight

Khabib, the Russian Sambo expert, is perhaps one of the best combat sports athletes to have ever lived. He has a flawless professional track record.

Also, he has perfect and fitted physics because he comes from an athletic background.

As his date of birth, he turned in 34 2023. Khabib stands tall at 5 feet 10 inches (178 cm) and weighs 155 pounds (70 kg).

Likewise, he has dark brown eyes and black hair.  

Career

Khabib started his professional MMA career in 2011 when he signed a six-fight contract with the UFC’s lightweight division. Since then, ‘The Eagle’ has competed in several competitions and championships, claiming victory in many.

Moreover, the Eagle won a unanimous decision over Gleison Tibau at UFC 148 on July 7, 2012. Also, Tibau won the fight in 5 out of 6 media sources.

Likewise, he fought Pat Healy in his sixth UFC bout on September 21, 2013, at UFC 165. He was also declared the winner by unanimous decision.

Nurmagomedov won numerous fights after that. Then he established a new UFC benchmark with the most knockdowns in a single bout with 21 successful takedowns out of 28 attempts throughout the fight.

“Climb the mountain so you can see the world, not so the world can see you.” – Khabib Nurmagomedov

Moreover, Nurmagomedov’s next bout was against Thiago Tavares at UFC on FX 7 on January 19, 2013. In the opening round, he KO’d his opponent. 

Said Nurmagomedov’s Net Worth

Khabib isn’t renowned for flaunting his fortune like his competitors, but it doesn’t mean he isn’t wealthy. The Russian is one of the most well-known athletes who gained a fortune and earnings throughout his stint in the UFC.

Now, Khabib Nurmagomedov is one of the wealthiest MMA fighters. And his name is on the list of the most popular MMA fighters. Khabib’s net worth is estimated to be $40 million as of 2022.

On the list of the wealthiest UFC fighters, he ranks third. Khabib’s father told the Daily Mail in 2020 that his son is worth $100 million, but there is no evidence.

Besides this, Khabib is now exploring numerous business ventures. This covers but is not confined to nutrition, telecommunications, and mixed martial arts (MMA).

He has a huge social media following. Also, he is now teaching several boxers and has had great success doing so.

Said Nurmagomedov’s Girlfriend, Dating

Many might not know this, but Khabib, The Eagle, is a married man. In 2013, Khabib married Patimat Nurmagomedova, with whom he has three children together.

On June 1st, 2015, they had their first child, a daughter named Fatima Nurmagomedova. Magomedov Nurmagomedov, their first son, was born on December 30th, 2017. Also, Husayn Nurmagomedov, their youngest son, was born on February 22nd, 2019.

Until today, no one has ever seen his wife’s face. Conor McGregor, his arch-rival, mocked him for doing the same, posting a photo of him and his wife wearing a white veil and writing, “Your wife is a towel mate.”

Of course, this was rude, but Khabib ended up having the final laugh in their battle. There was a photo of Khabib with a woman in a hijab.

Many people believe she is Khabib’s wife; however, there is no confirmation.

Said Nurmagomedov Awards

Championships and achievements

  • Ultimate Fighting Championship. Performance of the Night (One time) vs. Cody Stamann.
  • World Fighting Championship Akhmat. World Fighting Championship Akhmat Bantamweight Championship (One time)
  • MMAjunkie.com. January 2022 Submission of the Month (vs. Cody Stamann)

FAQ

What is the net worth of Said Nurmagomedov?

His net worth is 40 million dollars.

What is the height of Said Nurmagomedov?

His height is 5 feet 10 inches.

What is the age of Said Nurmagomedov?

His age is 34 years as of 2023.

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