Umar Nurmagomedov, Last name sounds familiar? Umar is Khabib’s cousin, Cousin to one of the greatest MMA fighters of all time. Khabib’s fighting talents and skills were passed down to Umar. Umar one of the next Dagestan MMA prospects to stand out and have the potential to be a CHAMPION. Umar can be a champion for the Professional Fighters League as he set to make his PFL 2019 debut.
Umar top 5 Russian Bantamweight on Tapology.Com. Top 5 Russian Bantamweight at 23 years old is impressive. Beat Wagner Lima(12-3) record for the FMMAS Bantamweight Championship as Umar had a record of 8-0.
“Umar Nurmagomedov has proven to be more than just Khabib’s cousin, he is a rising star in the sport with unlimited potential,” PFL president Ray Sefo stated. “We’re excited to add Umar to our PFL 6 card, building on what will be an incredible night of heavyweight and light heavyweight action with playoff spots on the line. This is also a great opportunity for Sidemar to fight close to home and prove himself against a difficult opponent in front of a national audience.”https://mmajunkie.usatoday.com/2019/07/umar-nurmagomedov-joins-pfl-roster-khabib-cousin-russia
Umar signing with Professional Fighters League is a brilliant decision for him, Fighting on the PFL #6 Main Card where if he signed with the UFC would be fighting on the first fight slot for the prelims. Umar at 23 years old, Potential to be a top TEN Bantamweight in the world in couple years.
Umar will most likely defeat Sidemar Honorio in his PFL Debut. Umar extremely talented, Beating couple world class fighters in Russia and being a regional Bantamweight Champion.
Looking forward to seeing Khabib little cousin, Umar fighting at PFL #6 for his PFL 2019 Debut.