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Report: Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov In A Coma, On Life Support

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Some unfortunate news is coming out of Moscow, Russia, as RT is reporting that Khabib Nurmagomedov’s father, Abdulmanap, has once again fallen …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Khabib Confirms COVID-19 Behind Father’s Health Issues

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Khabib Nurmagomedov’s father and trainer, Abdulmanap, was placed in a medically-induced coma a few weeks ago in Moscow, Russia after falling ill with pneumonia. After the …read more

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Posted on May 19, 2020, 7:46 am By
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Khabib Confirms COVID-19 Behind Father’s Health Issues

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Khabib Nurmagomedov’s father and trainer, Abdulmanap, was placed in a medically-induced coma a few weeks ago in Moscow, Russia after falling ill with pneumonia. After the …read more

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Posted on May 18, 2020, 11:16 pm By
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Dana White, Conor McGregor issue statements on Khabib Nurmagomedov’s hospitalized father

The father of UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov is in a coma in a hospital in Russia. UFC President Dana White and Khabib rival Conor McGregor on Wednesday issued statements …read more

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Report: Khabib’s Father Placed In Medically-Induced Coma

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Unfortunate news is trickling out of Moscow, Russia, today (Weds., May 13, 2020), with numerous reports indicating that Khabib Nurmagomedov’s father, Abdulmanap …read more

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Conor McGregor Sends Well Wishes To Khabib Nurmagomedov’s Father

Conor McGregor is sending prayers to Khabib Nurmagomedov’s father. Media outlets in Russia have reported that Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov is in a coma. His condition is said to be critical. Word …read more

Source:: MMANews

Khabib Advises Fans To Stay Home Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Khabib Nurmagomedov is urging fans in Dagestan to stay home in the midst of the COVID-19 crisis. There have been over 87,000 cases of the coronavirus in Russia and the …read more

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Posted on April 30, 2020, 12:46 am By
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Khabib Nurmagomedov urges people to respect lockdown orders as coronavirus cases spike in Russia

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov wants people to respect the stay-at-home orders that have been issued as the coronavirus pandemic continues to sweep the globe.
The …read more

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Former MMA fighter turned alleged gangster found dead in Russia 

Maxim Kostin was discovered dead in an underground parking lot with five bullet wounds. Earlier this month, a former MMA fighter turned gangster was found murdered in Kaliningrad, Russia. …read more

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Posted on April 27, 2020, 8:16 pm By
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Khabib Nurmagomedov’s father hospitalized, diagnosed with pneumonia and flu-like symptoms

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov’s father, Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov, has been hospitalized and diagnosed with pneumonia and flu-like symptoms.
Reports out of Russia say that Abdulmanap was hospitalized and on Saturday was …read more

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Shlemenko accused of inciting ethnic tension in Russia

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Alexander Shlemenko was criticized for his social media rant calling on Central Asians to publicly admonish criminals from their native …read more

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Posted on April 24, 2020, 10:46 pm By
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Video: UFC Fighter Reacts to Russian Beach Fights (STRELKA)

Check out what a UFC fighter thought of some of the wackiest fights to come out of Russia. In the latest installment of our of UFC fighter reaction videos, …read more

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Posted on April 21, 2020, 3:16 pm By
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Khabib hints at September return, says he is preparing for war

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Khabib Nurmagomedov is preparing for a war with Tony Ferguson in September. Khabib Nurmagomedov is currently stranded in Russia due to the coronavirus pandemic, …read more

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Coach Javier Mendez Defends Khabib Nurmagomedov’s Decision to Return to Russia

Before UFC 249 fell apart entirely, Khabib Nurmagomedov faced some criticism from the MMA community for leaving the United States to return to Russia to resume his training. …read more

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Zuluzinho Eats Jailhouse ‘Dumpling’ In Russia

I’m really enjoying the evolution of this bizarre slap-fighting league in Russia, which has exploded in popularity and can now afford to produce online videos that do an admirable job …read more

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Posted on April 9, 2020, 7:16 pm By
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Dana White absolves Nurmagomedov: ‘Khabib didn’t fly back to Russia; he got flown back to Russia’

UFC President Dana White has been hit from all angles as he tried to keep the UFC 249 main event between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson intact.
At the end of …read more

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White defends Khabib from backlash: This wasn’t his fault

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“[Khabib] got caught up in Russia. It was a total mishap. We all made mistakes in that one. Nobody’s to blame for that.” Khabib …read more

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Posted on April 7, 2020, 4:46 pm By
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