Russia president Vladimir Putin has promised Khabib Nurmagomedov’s father the “greatest medical remedy accessible”, the UFC light-weight champion’s supervisor stated.
This week, Khabib confirmed his father, Abdulmanap, not too long ago underwent coronary heart surgical procedure and was recognized with coronavirus.
Khabib introduced his father is in a “important situation,” whereas his consultant — Ali Abdelaziz — confirmed to ESPN he has been put right into a medically induced coma in Moscow.
“I can verify Khabib’s father is in a medically induced coma,” he instructed ESPN. “Khabib has been involved with Vladimir Putin over the past a number of days, and he has promised Khabib’s father will obtain the very best medical remedy accessible. Khabib’s primary message to folks all over the world proper now could be to remain at house, to forestall the unfold of coronavirus.”
In separate feedback to MMAfighting.com, he added: “The president reached out to him a few occasions.
“It makes us a bit bit comfy, however every little thing’s in Allah’s fingers. Every part is in Allah’s fingers and we will get all the assistance we will.”
UFC president Dana White and long-time rival Conor McGregor have been amongst these to supply their properly needs to Khabib.
The undefeated light-weight champion was as a result of defend his belt towards Tony Ferguson final month however journey restrictions because of the coronavirus pandemic prevented the bout from going forward.
Ferguson this month misplaced a behind-closed-doors battle to Justin Gaethje, who’s now anticipated to be Khabib’s subsequent opponent with White concentrating on a September showdown.