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By the numbers: Exploring Khabib Nurmagomedov's impact in his record-breaking eight-year spell with the UFC

1 month ago   |   By RT

Khabib Nurmagomedov has left an indelible mark on the UFC since his debut with the organization but, after announcing his retirement following a win against Justin Gaethje, the final numbers are in - and they're rather impressive.
With the possible exception of Georges St-Pierre, no fighter has stepped away from high-level mixed martial arts with quite as impressive a list of achievements.
Nurmagomedov's 13 performances inside the UFC's octagon were near flawless: he was never knocked down, never taken down and never even suffered a cut or absorbed a potentially fight-altering blow.
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