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‘He raised a worthy generation': How Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov broke 'sad news' of Khabib father's death

1 month ago   |   By RT

Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov broke the news of the passing of UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov's father and trainer Abdulmanap on Friday from Covid-19 by honoring his “raising a worthy generation”.
Kadyrov, a friend of the Nurmagomedov family and who was seen cageside in Abu Dhabi after the 155 lbs UFC titleholder's win over Dustin Poirier in September, took to Telegram messenger to inform the world of the death of renowned MMA trainer Abdulmanap, who was aged just 57.
“Sad news has reached me, my friends, that Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov has passed away,” Kadyrov wrote. “From the...
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'The doctors tried. it was already too late': Nurmagomedov family friend details tragic death of Khabib's father Abdulmanap

'The doctors tried. it was already too late': Nurmagomedov family friend details tragic death of Khabib's father Abdulmanap

1 month ago   |   By RT

Doctors were unable to save Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov, father of UFC lightweight champion Khabib, due to irreversible brain trauma caused by a stroke, said a family friend who gave details of the 57-year-old's tragic death.
Chechen Republic leader Ramzan Kadyrov announced on Friday that Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov had died in a Moscow hospital after a months-long battle with complications brought on by a Covid-19 infection.
The news came despite reports in recent weeks, including from Khabib himself , that there were signs of recovery from the respected MMA trainer.
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