Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov, the father and coach of UFC famous person Khabib Nurmagomedov, has died at age 57 of problems on account of COVID-19 in a Moscow hospital, media stories stated Friday.
He initially fell in poor health in April with pneumonia-like signs and was hospitalized in Moscow for weeks after struggling a coronary heart assault. At the hospital, it was revealed that he was contaminated with the Corona Virus.
Chechen chief Ramzan Kadyrov introduced the legendary coach’s demise, as reported by English language Russian information channel RT.
“Sad information reached me, associates, that Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov had left this world,” Kadyrov was quoted as saying.
“He left us, abandoning a great identify and elevating a worthy technology!” the Chechen chief added as he supplied his condolences to the Nurmagomedov household.
The veteran coach was referred to as the “Father of Dagestan MMA” by some because of the excessive quantity of gifted fighters who got here out of the area.
Nurmagomedov skilled his son, UFC lightweight champion Khabib, from a really younger age, together with many others.
Khabib lately stated that he had been visiting his father day by day within the hospital.
“I go to him, he acknowledges me, however there isn’t any communication as a result of he is linked to (medical) units,” he was quoted as saying.