UFC Champ Nurmagomedov’s father connected to lung ventilator

MOSCOW, RUSSIA – NOVEMBER 9, 2019: UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov's father and coach Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov attends the UFC Fight Night 163 mixed martial arts event, at CSKA Arena. Valery Sharifulin/TASS
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Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov, the father and coach of Russia’s UFC Reigning Lightweight Champion Khabib Nurmagomedov, has been connected to a lung ventilator, a source close to the situation told TASS on Monday.

Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov is undergoing treatment at a Moscow hospital. Medics say he is in serious condition. He was taken to hospital with pneumonia but later had a stroke and spent a week on life support.

“He has been connected to a lung ventilator. Relatives are not allowed to see him,” the source said. The latter did not confirm however that Nurmagomedov Sr. has the coronavirus infection.

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