UFC light-weight GOAT Khabib Nurmagomedov spoke out UFC Russia and went over the opportunity of teaching a season of ‘The Final Fighter’. TUF returned with a bang on June 1 after the present was nearly taken off the air. Nevertheless, a big section of the fanbase has welcomed the present again with open arms and every week has produced its fair proportion of pleasure.
‘The Eagle’ was requested whether or not he would decide to a training place on the fact present regardless of being retired. Nurmagomedov appeared considerably resistive at first, nonetheless, his attainable involvement got here with a caveat. Nurmagomedov posited that if there wasn’t a lot drama concerned, he would entertain the concept of teaching.
ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – OCTOBER 25: Khabib Nurmagomedov of Russia enters the Octagon previous to his light-weight title bout in opposition to Justin Gaethje throughout the UFC 254 occasion on October 25, 2020 on UFC Battle Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (Picture by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC through Getty Photographs)
“No, not likely [coach on TUF]. I must be within the States for the whole season. Don’t actually like this. I come to the US just for enterprise, coaching, fights and after that I’m going house. I’m not a fan of the US. They supplied me, two or thrice if I bear in mind this appropriately.”
“Simply to coach, no fights? Effectively, that’s fascinating. It will depend on the format of the present. I feel it’s a 50/50. I want to function a coach however for the Russian workforce or for the American one or Brazil or Eire. To coach and put together them correctly inside a 3-month camp? Sure, that may be fascinating. As for collaborating within the drama….I’ve already gone by way of it. Not anymore.”
Khabib Nurmagomedov: Venturing into new avenues
Ever since his retirement in October 2020, Khabib Nurmagomedov has shifted into a job that was held by his late father. ‘The Eagle’ has had a really profitable yr as a coach to his steady of Russian teammates.
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – MARCH 06: (R-L) Islam Makhachev works for a submission in opposition to Drew Dober of their light-weight battle throughout the UFC 259 occasion at UFC APEX on March 06, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Picture by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
Fighters like Islam Makhachev, Umar Nurmagomedov, and Usman Nurmagomedov have all enormously benefitted from his tutelage. There’s little doubt up and comers from the present may have many constructive takeaways from interacting with Nurmagomedov.
He’s proven that he has what it takes to succeed in the highest and will very nicely information different fighters to the very best heights.
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