For the first time since the death of his father Abdulmanap, the Russian UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov wrote a post on his instagram, in which he remembered the legendary mentor.
- You will be missed, father. You were a father, friend, brother and coach all rolled into one. You taught me almost everything I can. I hope you were happy with me- wrote Nurmagomedov.
Note that the athlete wrote the post in three languages at once: Russian, English and Arabic.
Father and trainer Khabib Nurmagomedov died on July 3 in Moscow, he was 57 years old. Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov was admitted to the hospital with pneumonia on April 25, he was ill with coronavirus. However, due to improper treatment, he had to be transported to Moscow with complications, he fell into a coma. Russian President Vladimir Putin called the UFC champion and expressed deep condolences over the death of his father.