"The Eagle"

STANCE: Orthodox
HEIGHT: 5 ft 10 in (178 cm)
REACH: 70"
WEIGHT: 155 lb (70 kg; 11 st 1 lb)
TEAM: American Kickboxing Academy[2]
NATIONALITY: Russian
RESIDENCE: Makhachkala, Dagestan, Russia
OUT OF: Makhachkala, Dagestan, Russia San Jose, California, United States
AGE: 32

Accolades

RECENT WIN STREAK: 28
WINS BY KO: 8
WINS BY SUBMISSION: 10

Latest Bouts:

UFC 254: Khabib vs. Gaethje
254
Sat. Oct 24, 2020
Opponent: Justin Gaethje
Winner by Submission in Round 2


UFC 242: Khabib vs. Poirier
242
Sat. Sep 07, 2019
Opponent: Dustin Poirier
Winner by Submission in Round 3


UFC 229
229
Sat. Oct 06, 2018
Opponent: Conor Mcgregor
Winner by Submission in Round 4


The Dagestan Destroyer (coined here) is one of the best athletes on the planet, period. His dominance is not a surprise if you know the background of Khabib Nurmagomedov. Coming from the tough and gritty country side where he trained at a young age with a bear cub.  Don’t believe us? Go checkout the video footage available on Youtube.