UFC 249 is an upcoming MMA event produced by the UFC. This fight take place on April 18, 2020 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, United States. UFC 249 Main event is Khabib vs Ferguson & Co Main Event is HAll vs Souza.
His full name is Khabib Abdulmanapovich Nurmagomedov. The fighter is Russian and he was born in the year 1988 on September 20th to be precise. He is involved in mixed martial art. The fighter has earned a reputation since he became a mixed martial artist. He has won the Combat Sambo championship fight for two years.
Currently, he is the reigning champion for the UFC Lightweight Champion. He has a remarkable impact because currently he has won 28 times and there is no single loss in his record. This means that today he remained undefeated. As far as the MMA is concerned, this fighter has the longest active record of undefeated. He has progressed such that last year, this fighter was ranked world number two when it comes to UFC pound for pound rankings.
He is Avar by ethnic orientation and he hails from the Dagestan region of Russia. He has also made history being the first Muslim to win a UFC title. One of the greatest encounters he had was the fight against Conor McGregor at UFC 229. The fight was successful such that it drew 2.4 million on pay per view basis. This is also historic because that is the biggest of its kind in the history of MMA.
He is a great fighter and was trained in judo, sambo, and wrestling. Maybe the training he went through stands him out. His grappling system has made him the most successful in the history of MMA. He remained the most followed Russian celebrity on Instagram today.