UFC champ Khabib Nurmagomedov ranked No. 1 by Forbes for most successful Russian athlete

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UFC champ Khabib Nurmagomedov ranked No. 1 by Forbes for most successful Russian athlete

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion and Dominance MMA represented fighter, Khabib Nurmagomedov, is now Russia’s most successful athlete on Forbes! Khabib came in at No. 1 on Forbes. We are so honored to work with this incredible human being. Here is what UFC Founder & President Dana White had to say:

CONGRATS @TeamKhabib for the cover of Forbes Russia for being the #1 most successful Russian athlete and joining the list of the 40 most successful show business and sports personalities under 40. pic.twitter.com/p4wZLPfgmT— Dana White (@danawhite) July 25, 2019

Khabib has also joined a short list of of the 40 most successful show business and sports personalities under 40. The Eagle will defend his lightweight title against Dustin Poirier in Dubai on September 7th.