Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov, the father and trainer of Khabib Nurmagomedov, died after a series of complications from COVID-19 over the past two months, Russian outlet RT reported Friday.
Abdulmanap died due to brain injuries caused by a stroke after fighting the coronavirus disease. He suffered a heart attack in May and was a in a coma. Khabib told RT on June 23 that his father no longer had COVID-19 but his “condition is still serious.” Other family has died from the virus, the UFC lightweight champion said.
Relatives are already arriving his his native village of Kirovaul for a potential burial Friday, local leader Ilyas Khaziev said via RT.
Condolences to Khabib and his family. Hopefully Conor McGregor will keep quiet on Social Media,
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