the Head of the ultimate fighting championship (UFC), Dana white supported the hospitalized coach Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov, mentor and father of the Russian fighter of the mixed style (MMA) fighter Habib Nurmagomedov. Post available Twitter account of the promoter.

white said that Nurmagomedov is a true martial arts master. He noted the contribution of the Russian coach in mixed martial arts. “I know that Habib and his father are very close. I’m sad to hear about the status of Abdulmanap. My thoughts are with the family Nurmagomedova, which continues to fight,” he wrote.

on 13 may, Russian media reported that the coach of the champion of UFC is in serious condition. According to “Sport-Express” Nurmagomedov in a coma, though later Telegram-channel Baza reported that the coach was better. According to recent data, as Nurmagomedov senior heavy, but stable.

Nurmagomedov was hospitalized in late April with suspected pneumonia. First, the coach was treated in Dagestan, however, due to the deterioration it was decided to move Nurmagomedov in Moscow.

Nurmagomedov-senior — honored coach of Russia. He leads a team of Eagles MMA and has trained several UFC fighters. Among his pupils — the champion of UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov and UFC fighters Islam Makhachev, Umar Nurmagomedov.