The main tournament of the year in mixed martial arts ended with a lightweight champion bout. In its main event, the champion of the promotion in lightweight division Khabib Nurmagomedov and the holder of the interim title in this weight category Justin Gaji met, according to the Championship website.
Khabib Nurmagomedov did not disappoint his fans and defeated Justin Gaethji in the second round, once again defending his champion title. Khabib performed a teiukdown and designed the victory by a choke hold triangle. The Russian became the third fighter who managed to win with this technique in the title fight. Now the fighting record of the famous Russian is a fantastic 29-0.
Khabib fought the first battle after the death of his famous father Abdulmanap and could not hold back his tears. Even his defeated rival rushed to support him. In an interview, Eagle amazed everyone: the Dagestan fighter announced his retirement!