Father Nurmagomedov called a provocation the purpose of the arrival of McGregor in Moscow
Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov, father and coach of UFC lightweight Habib Nurmagomedov commented on the statements of Irish fighter Conor McGregor, who accused opponents of disrespect to Russia and cowardice. Nurmagomedov is a senior also named a real man of the fans Habib gathered in the night from Thursday to Friday at the hotel McGregor in Moscow in protest against what he said about Dagestanis.
«Did you not understand why he came to Russia? Of course, to provoke. You think in this country there is no real men and no one will come to the hotel?» — quoted Nurmagomedov-the senior edition of «Rise».
On Thursday, McGregor said at a press conference in Moscow that Khabib Nurmagomedov has no respect for Russia and accused the opponent of cowardice. «We know who the Dagestanis. They hide, they run,» said the Irishman.
Father Habib Nurmagomedov urged journalists not to advertise McGregor, quoting his remarks about his son. «Why ask a question to me, someone is making? I think this should not be done. Isn’t it better to write that the Russian people are United, he loves and respects his sport?» said abdulmanap Nurmagomedov.
Last fall Nurmagomedov and McGregor held a championship fight at the UFC in Las Vegas. The match ended with the victory of the Russian athlete, who forced the opponent to surrender after suffocating reception in the fourth round.