Khabib Nurmagomedov Net Worth
Khabib Nurmagomedov net worth, salary and career earnings: Khabib Nurmagomedov is a Russian mixed martial artist who has a net worth of $1 million. Khabib Nurmagomedov was born in Sildi, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union in September 1988. He competed as a welterweight from 2008 to 2011 and as a lightweight since 2012. Khabib Nurmagomedov made his professional MMA debut with a win in September 2008. He won the Pankration Atrium Cup Tournament in October 2008 and made his M-1 debut in 2009. Khabib Nurmagomedov made his UFC debut in January 2012 with a win over Kamal Shalorus. He defeated Edson Barboza in December 2017 in the Performance of the Night. Khabib Nurmagomedov won the vacant UFC Lightweight Championship by defeating Al Iaquinta in April 2018 to bring his record to 26-0. He is the first ever Russian born UFC champion and set a record for most takedowns in a single UFC fight at 21. His first title defense took place against Conor McGregor on October 7, 2018. Khabib ended up defeating Conor. Khabib was guaranteed a flat $2 million for the fight. That purse is currently being held in limbo by the Nevada State Athletic Commission which is investigating the brawl that broke out after the match. Khabib will also eventually earn a cut of Pay Per View profits. His share is expected to be several million dollars at least.