Khabib Nurmagomedov

Khabib Nurmagomedov: Record, Net Worth, Salary and Endorsements

Khabib “The Eagle” Nurmagomedov is the most dominant champion in the history of UFC, with a record of 28 wins and no losses. Nurmagomedov has victories over some well-known fighters such as Conor McGregor, Dustin Poirier, and Rafael dos Anjos.

Khabib Nurmagomedov

After 16 wins outside of the UFC, Khabib made his UFC debut against Kamal Shalorus. He continued on his path of destruction, carried on from his victories outside the octagon.

Khabib Nurmagomedov: UFC Champion

Nurmagomedov defeated Al Iaquinta to win the lightweight title. Since then, he has successfully defended his title against the former lightweight champion, Conor McGregor, and former interim lightweight champion, Dustin Poirier.

Nurmagomedov’s fight with Conor McGregor is the biggest fight in UFC, according to PPV numbers. UFC 229, featuring Conor McGregor vs Khabib Nurmagomedov for the lightweight title, recorded 2.4 million buys.

Khabib Nurmagomedov: Fighting Style

Khabib is one of the best grapplers on the planet. The Russian fighter can takedown almost anybody and dominate them for five rounds straight; he thrives on the canvas.

Nurmagomedov puts a high pace on his opponents and is not afraid of standing with some of the best strikers in the division. Moreover, he has the most underrated defensive striking. He has knocked down Conor McGregor and bloodied Al Iaquinta’s face with his striking.

Khabib Nurmagomedov: Achievements

Besides winning the UFC lightweight championship, Khabib has won several titles outside MMA. These include Pankration, Grappling, Army hand-to-hand combat, and combat sambo.

He holds the record for the most takedowns in a single fight (21). Apart from that, he has won the Performance of the Night bonus two times.

Khabib Nurmagomedov: Controversies

After defeating Conor McGregor at UFC 229, Khabib jumped over the cage and attacked Conor’s Jiu-Jitsu coach, Dillon Danis. It was later revealed that Danis was being disrespectful to Khabib. Meanwhile, Khabib’s teammates attacked Conor inside the cage post-fight.

In the past, Khabib has voiced his opinion regarding women’s MMA. The Dagestani thinks women should not fight in a cage.

Khabib Nurmagomedov

Khabib Nurmagomedov: Net Worth and Salary

Khabib’s victory over Conor McGregor elevated his status to a Mega Star. He made over $2 million against Conor. However, he was fined $0.5 million for the post-fight brawl. Subsequently, Khabib was awarded a whopping $6 million for his second title defense against Dustin Poirier.

Khabib Nurmagomedov has an estimated net worth of $30 million.

Khabib Nurmagomedov: Endorsements

In June 2020, Forbes Russia announced that Khabib Nurmagomedov is the #1 most successful Russian athlete.

In 2019, Khabib announced that he was the brand ambassador of a payment service called SalamPay. Apart from that, he is sponsored by big companies like Gorilla Energy, Reebok, and Toyota.

The champion also makes quite a lot of money for special appearances. He was reportedly paid $1 million to be in attendance for Anthony Joshua vs Andy Ruiz 2. But that’s not it. According to his manager, the Russian charges $300k per day for speaking engagements.

Khabib Nurmagomedov: Charities and Foundations

Khabib Nurmagomedov

After his dominant victory over Conor McGregor, Khabib traveled to Uganda to fix  13 wells so that people can have clean and safe drinking water. Apart from that, he helped to raise over $100,000 for Dustin Poirier’s Charity – The Good Fight Foundation.

How to Contact Khabib Nurmagomedov?

Twitter, Instagram, Facebook.

Nickname The Eagle
Country Russia
Age 31
Born September 28, 1988
Gym American Kickboxing Academy
Height 5 ft 10 in
Weight/ Division 155/ Lightweight
Reach 70 inches
Record  28-0-0, 0NC
Active Win Streak 28 wins (12 in the UFC)
Wins by Stoppage (Submissions & KO/TKO) 10 Submissions & 8 KO/TKO
Net Worth 30 Million
Endorsements Gorilla Energy, Reebok, Toyota, SalamPay
Marital Status Married (2013)
Spouse Name Patimat Nurmagomedov
Kids Fatima Nurmagomedov & Magomed Nurmagomedov


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