Khabib Nurmagomedov has boldly claimed that if there’s one factor his sons should do, it’s prepare.
Nurmagomedov solidified himself as one of many best fighters of all time after retiring with knowledgeable MMA file 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 precise path at a younger age.
The 34-year-old MMA legend just lately did a sit-down interview with Patrick Wager-David and mentioned numerous subjects. Wager-David requested Nurmagomedov about his two sons’ participation in fight sports activities, resulting in this reply by ‘The Eagle’:
“He don’t have any alternative about one factor. He’s a person, and he’s gonna prepare. He should be sturdy. Zero complain, and now he’s like virtually six, and he prepare every single day, and there’s no alternative. He’s gonna prepare as a result of when you man, you need to be sturdy.”
‘The Eagle’ has three children along with his spouse, Patimat. First got here his daughter, Fatima, adopted by his sons, Magomed and Husayn. Though Nurmagomedov’s sons should prepare, they may have the selection of whether or not or not they need to turn out to be a world champion.
Khabib Nurmagomedov received’t drive sons to turn out to be world champion
Khabib Nurmagomedov was rising as probably the greatest MMA coaches on the planet earlier than taking a break to spend time along with his household. Subsequently, if his sons select to dedicate their lives to fight sports activities, they may have the proper coach to cause them to success.
Throughout the identical interview with Patrick Wager-David, Nurmagomedov had this to say about giving his sons the selection to turn out to be a world champion:
“Actually, I’m gonna let him select what he desires. Not as a result of in my home now we have freedom of speech between son and father. I’m nonetheless boss. I’m not hungry to make my children turn out to be world champion. I don’t know what my son gonna select, however when you say, I wanna be such as you, I wanna be world champion. Okay, that is your alternative. If you need, I’m simply gonna assist him, however I’m by no means gonna push him to turn out to be skilled athlete.”
In October 2020, Khabib Nurmagomedov fought for the final time within the UFC 254 foremost occasion in opposition to Justin Gaethje. ‘The Eagle’ secured a second-round triangle choke to defend his throne and prolong his total file to 29-0.
Nurmagomedov selected to retire after his father handed away and his mom requested him to cease combating.
Watch Khabib’s full interview with Patrick Wager-David beneath:
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