Khabib
Nurmagomedov
24-0-0( W-L-D )
Current Rank: #1 Lightweight
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Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 8 fights.
Record: 24-0-0
Summary: Wrestling

Fighter Info

Nickname: The Eagle
From: Dagestan Russia
Fights Out Of: Dagestan Russia
Age: 28
Height: 5' 10" ( 177 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )
Reach 70"
Leg Reach 40"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
723
50% Successful
364
Types of Successful Strikes
0
364
29%
64% Ground
107
23
234
Striking Defense
71
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
81
48% Successful
39
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
4
34
0
Takedown Defense
83
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Win
Khabib Nurmagomedov
Nov 12, 2016
94
19
2
0
1
1
6
0
R3 Submission
Win
Khabib Nurmagomedov
Apr 16, 2016
75
6
2
0
0
0
7
0
R2 KO/TKO
Win
Khabib Nurmagomedov
Apr 19, 2014
20
36
0
6
0
0
0
6
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Khabib Nurmagomedov
Sep 21, 2013
44
54
0
5
0
0
0
4
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Khabib Nurmagomedov
May 25, 2013
23
11
21
1
2
0
3
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Khabib Nurmagomedov
Jan 19, 2013
2
22
0
0
0
0
0
1
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Khabib Nurmagomedov
Jul 7, 2012
28
25
1
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Khabib Nurmagomedov
Jan 20, 2012
13
35
0
3
0
1
0
7
R3 Submission

Biography

TRAINING: Morning run for about 30 minutes, lunch, sparring. Grappling and striking every other night. Also I like to go to Russian sauna once a week.

When and why did you start training for fighting? In 2008 I decided to start competing in MMA under the guidance of my father. I had secured a few Combat Sambo awards by that time. My first fight I finished in the second round by RNC and was awarded submission of the night.

What ranks and titles have you held? Two-time Russian Combat Sambo and two-time World Sambo Champion

Do you have any heroes? My childhood friend Eldar Eldarov

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It’s my childhood dream and can tell you that I have seen all of UFC’s fights. This is something I was doing while other kids played video games.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I graduated from Financial Academy with honors.
What was your job before you started fighting? I am dedicated to fighting and I did not have to work except for training youth and children in wrestling.
 
Specific accomplishments in pro competition? M-1 Selection Champion
 
Ranks in any martial arts styles: Internationally recognized Sambo Master

Favorite grappling technique: Free-style wrestling, double and single leg takedowns

Favorite striking technique: Thai Clinch, knees and elbows
 
• Pro since 2008

• Eight wins by KO, eight by submission

• Has finished 12 of last 16 wins

Career

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