Khabib Nurmagomedov is a former Russian professional mixed martial artist. His full name is Khabib Abdulmanapovich Nurmagomedov. His nickname is The Eagle. Khabib is one of the greatest martial artists in this world. In this writing, you will learn more about Khabib, his wife, and their personal life.
What are the pieces of information you should know about Khabib?
Khabib was born on 20 September 1988 in Sildi, Dagestan ASSR, Russian SFSR, and the Soviet Union. He is now 33 years old.
His father’s name is Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov. Abdulmanap was a former Russian military veteran, judoka, and combat sports coach.
He has an elder brother Muhammad Nurmagomedov and a younger sister Amina Nurmagomedov. He grew up with his cousins and siblings.
His interest in wrestling arose when he saw his father’s complices training. His father turned their two-storeyed building into a gym center. At the age of 9, he wrestled a bear for training purposes.
Later on, they moved to a different place. Khabib trained himself for wrestling at 12, judo at 15, and combat sambo at 17 in that place.
Khabib has a height of 5 feet 10 inches which is 178 centimeters. He weighs 70 kg (155 lb, 11st 1lb).
Khabib fought in the divisions Lightweight (2008–2010, 2012–2020) and Welterweight (2009–2011). He follows the Orthodox stance.
His team’s name is American Kickboxing Academy. Throughout his career, he got trained by his father, Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov and Javier Mendez.
The eagle is a two-time Combat Sambo World Champion. He ranked number 1 in the UFC men’s pound-for-pound rankings during his retirement.
He is the first Muslim to win UFC titles. In Russia, he is the most followed celebrity on Instagram with 33 million followers.
Khabib had one of the most outstanding careers among mixed martial artists.
He has played 29 total matches in his career. Amazingly, he won all of these matches.
He won 11 matches by submission, 10 by decision, and 8 by knockout.
Khabib has a net worth of $40 million. However, it remains controversial as many don’t believe this. Even his manager claims that Khabib has a net worth of $100 million (which is justified according to his performance).
Who is Khabib Nurmagomedov’s Wife?
Khabib’s wife name is Patimat Nurmagomedov. She is a good and pious woman. There are no pictures of her available on the internet (those you see are fake pictures). Only the Khabib family has seen her.
Even her wedding guests didn’t see her face. She wears a hijab and niqab outside.
Patimat is a Sunni Muslim.
Patimat was born in the same birthplace as Khabib. She was born in Sildi, Tsumadinsky, Dagestan, Russia (birthdate is unknown).
Khabib’s father said at the Sport Express in 2018 that Khabib and Patimat are relatives of an era.
According to some sources, the couple studied in the same school and used to sit on the same bench. Patimat was his first love and, later on, became his wife.
How did both of them have married?
Khabib and Patimat got married in Makhachkala, the capital of Dagestan in Russia. They changed their wedding venue three times as the number of guests went overboard. His father said about four thousand people attended their wedding.
Their wedding cost 7 lac rubles.
Their children’s names are Fatima, Magomed, and Husayn. They welcomed their first child (Fatima) on June 1st, 2015. Husayn was born on December 30, 2017.
On December 22, 2019, they welcomed their third child Magomed.
Patimat never attended any of his matches or events. She is likely to stay at home.