“Khabib is not ending his career. You will see him before the end of the year”- Nurmagomedov's manager
Makhachkala, July 20, 2020. Abdel-Aziz, the Khabib Nurmagomedov's manager in an interview with TMZ said that the Dagestani athlete would fight till the end of the year.
According to Abdel-Aziz, Khabib will not end his career until he reaches his goal. The fighter will participate in one of the UFC tournaments until the end of the year. Negotiations are underway about the date of the fight with Dana White and the matchmakers.
“We have a real blockbuster – Nurmagomedov vs Gatji, two of the best lightweights in the world for today. The retirement? If you hear something not from me, not from Khabib and not from Dana, then this is not true"- the manager concluded.
Recall that initially the fight between Nurmagomedov and Gatji was supposed to take place on September 19 at UFC 253 in Abu Dhabi, but was postponed to an indefinite date.