Khabib Nurmagomedov has boldly claimed that if there may be one factor his sons should do, it’s practice.
Nurmagomedov solidified himself as one of many best fighters of all time after retiring with an expert MMA report of 29-0. The previous UFC light-weight champion was bred for greatness by his late father, Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov, who put ‘The Eagle’ on the fitting path at a younger age.
The 34-year-old MMA legend not too long ago did a sit-down interview with Patrick Guess-David and mentioned numerous subjects. Guess-David requested Nurmagomedov about his two sons’ participation in fight sports activities, resulting in this reply by ‘The Eagle’:
“He don’t have any selection about one factor. He’s a person, and he’s gonna practice. He must be robust. Zero complain, and now he’s like virtually six, and he practice every single day, and there’s no selection. He’s gonna practice as a result of in the event you man, you need to be robust.”
‘The Eagle’ has three youngsters together with his spouse, Patimat. First got here his daughter, Fatima, adopted by his sons, Magomed and Husayn. Though Nurmagomedov’s sons should practice, they may have the selection of whether or not or not they need to develop into a world champion.
Khabib Nurmagomedov received’t drive sons to develop into world champion
Khabib Nurmagomedov was rising as one of the best MMA coaches on the planet earlier than taking a break to spend time together with his household. Due to this fact, if his sons select to dedicate their lives to fight sports activities, they may have the right coach to make them success.
Throughout the identical interview with Patrick Guess-David, Nurmagomedov had this to say about giving his sons the choice to develop into a world champion:
“Truthfully, I’m gonna let him select what he needs. Not as a result of in my home we now have freedom of speech between son and father. I’m nonetheless boss. I’m not hungry to make my youngsters develop into world champion. I don’t know what my son gonna select, however in the event you say, I wanna be such as you, I wanna be world champion. Okay, that is your selection. In order for you, I’m simply gonna assist him, however I’m by no means gonna push him to develop into skilled athlete.”
In October 2020, Khabib Nurmagomedov fought for the final time within the UFC 254 major occasion against Justin Gaethje. ‘The Eagle’ secured a second-round triangle choke to defend his throne and prolong his general report to 29-0.
Nurmagomedov selected to retire after his father handed away and his mom requested him to cease preventing.
Watch Khabib’s full interview with Patrick Guess-David under: