Khabib Nurmagomedov Net Worth, How did the mixed martial arts champion from Russia acquire his wealth? Check this article to find out more about Khabib Nurmagomedov Net Worth, his career and his personal life.
About Khabib Nurmagomedov
Khabib Nurmagomedov is a Russian mixed martial artist. He is skilled in the art of mixed martial. Nurmagomedov holds lots of records one of which is him been the first person from Russia to win a UFC title.
On two occasions, he won the Combat Sambo World Champion and currently in the world of mixed martial arts he holds the record for longest undefeated streak with 27 wins and no losses.
As of today, Khabib Nurmagomedov Net Worth is $1 million. Read on to find out more about Khabib Nurmagomedov Net Worth.
|Full Name:||Khabib Abdulmanapovich Nurmagomedov|
|Profession:||Mixed martial artist|
|Date of Birth:||September 20, 1988|
|Net Worth:||$1 Million|
Khabib Nurmagomedov Early Life and Career
Khabib Abdulmanapovich Nurmagomedov was born on 20th of September 1988 in a small village in Tsumadinsky District of the Dagestan ASSR in the USSR together with his parents and two siblings Magomed and Amina before later moving to Ukraine.
He was raised in Makhachkala.
However, before the age of eight he had already started learning wrestling against humans and bears under the tutelage of his father Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov a soldier and athlete.
Following his father’s advice, he made a difficult transition from wrestling to judo so as to compete in tournaments.
He lived as a fighter and on a regular basis he will deliberately get into a fight in the streets to test his might and it isn’t a surprise he won most of them.
With time he felt he could do better in mixed martial arts than in judo and finally made that switch.
In September 2008, he had his first professional mixed martial arts match which he won comfortably. Within a space of 30 days, he was in four fights winning them all. His winning of the Atrium Cup in Moscow announced him to the world of mixed martial arts.
From 2008 to 2011, he participated in sixteen fights winning all mostly by technical knockout TKO or through submission. This exploit of this what was earned him a promotion to UFC.
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In 2012, he had his first UFC fight against Kamal Shalorus and won in the third round via submission. He went on to win his next three matches against Gleison Tibau, Thiago Tavares, and Abel Trujillo.
It became obvious to many that he had come to stay as most of his matches had to be canceled as his opponents feared him.
In 2018, he went for the UFC Lightweight Championship taking on Al Laquinta. The match looked more like a misfit as Nurmagomedov controlled the fight from the beginning to the end giving Laqinta a proper beating.
The icing of the cake was when he defended his title against Conor McGregor in August of 2018. The match had the highest pay-per-view for a mixed martial art match as there were 2.4 million pay-per-view buys.
Nurmagomedov won the match defeating McGregor via submission in the fourth round thereby retaining his belt.
Khabib Nurmagomedov Net Worth
As of 2019, Khabib Nurmagomedov Net Worth is $1 million. Khabib Nurmagomedov Net Worth is accumulated from his career as a professional mixed martial arts artist.
His win over Conor McGregor earned him $10 million which was his biggest earning to date but he has also lost some money through fines and his spending lifestyle.
Information about his houses and cars isn’t available but we will keep you updated as soon as possible.
Khabib Nurmagomedov Personal Life
Nurmagomedov is a devoted Muslim. He got married in 2013 but information about his wife isn’t out in the public probably due to the fact that he is a Muslim. He currently has a son and a daughter.
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Apart from fighting, Nurmagomedov enjoys football and is a supporter of the Spanish team Real Madrid and English team Liverpool. He is fluent in over five languages which include English, Arabic, Turkish, Russian and Avar.
He is a lover of Dagestan Avar culture as he wears a papakha hat mostly after a fight.
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