Khabib Nurmagomedov: UFC star Khabib’s team thrashed by Jon Jones and others after the combined record of Dagestani clan revealed- ‘How many of those wins were actually against top’
Khabib Nurmagomedov became the most popular fighter from Dagestan, Russia, after exiting the UFC as its undefeated lightweight champion. Boasting off a…
Khabib Nurmagomedov became the most popular fighter from Dagestan, Russia, after exiting the UFC as its undefeated lightweight champion. Boasting off a 29-0 record, Khabib appeared in 4 title fights, one of which was against Conor McGregor at UFC 229. Following Khabib Nurmagomedov’s footsteps, several of his teammates and cousins are now reigning in several MMA promotions all over the world. For UFC News updates with InsideSport.IN
His teammate Islam Makhachev is now the UFC lightweight champion while Khabib’s cousin Usman Nurmagomedov currently holds the Bellator lightweight belt. However, not everyone is impressed by the Nurmagomedov clan, especially Jon Jones.
ESPN MMA recently shared a picture on social media, revealing the combined record of the Nurmagomedov team. As mentioned, they have a combined record of 142 wins, 11 wins, and 3 no-contest. Amongst them, Khabib Nurmagomedov (29-0), Usman Nurmagomedov (16-0), and Umar Nurmagomedov (15-0) are the unbeaten prodigies.
The combined fight record of team Khabib is absolutely bonkers 🤯 pic.twitter.com/EQ0EPHaYuL— ESPN MMA (@espnmma) November 20, 2022
While the numbers are clearly applaudable, former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones enquired about the quality of opponents Khabib Nurmagomedov and his team has faced. Here’s how ‘Bones’ and other people reacted to the stats.
How many of those wins were actually against top guys instead of no names with already losing records— Jon Bonez Jones (@MMA_Jon_Jones) November 21, 2022
If stat padding was a record— Pauli.♤ (@ItsPauliMMA) November 20, 2022
Khabib was facing plumbers before 15-0— Bulletsmasher🐅 (@Bulletsmasher1) November 20, 2022
Cool now do the combined record of their opponents. That’s the real info we want to see.— Why are you reading this (@509Kingofkings) November 20, 2022
Jon Jones beats them all 1 vs 7 sorry 🤷🏻♂️— Hayden Reel (@HaydenReeI) November 20, 2022
Now do their opponets record pic.twitter.com/jRr9WrMPN2— Casey (@CaseyJ_516) November 21, 2022
Hasbulla is undefeated too btw— Hasbulla 🐐 (@HasbullaHive) November 21, 2022
What's the combined fight record of their opponents 🧐?— GOAT (@GOATofGOATS_MMA) November 21, 2022
Now realize half those losses are literally from one guy lmao. Tukhugov got 5/11 of their losses.— Matt Hurd (@Sixpoundburrito) November 21, 2022
They fight bums lol— Dotta (@DottaPo) November 21, 2022
Khabib Nurmagomedov and Jon Jones comparison: Is this a new rivalry coming up?
Khabib Nurmagomedov and Jon Jones have been compared under several parameters. Both of them have been dominant world champions and haven’t looked weak against any of their opponents. Nevertheless, Khabib Nurmagomedov’s UFC retirement changed the scenario completely.
UFC News: Khabib Nurmagomedov team ridiculed by Jon Jones and others after the combined record of Dagestani clan revealed- ‘How many of those wins were actually against top’
As requested by Khabib Nurmagomedov, UFC made Khabib the number one. P4P fighter and it seemingly vexed Jon Jones. ‘Bones’ took to social media and compared 15 title fight wins with Khabib’s 4. Here’s a look at the video.
Now that Khabib Nurmagomedov’s team is being highlighted, Jon Jones has taken a shot at the former UFC lightweight champion again. Nevertheless, Jon Jones hasn’t been active since quitting the light heavyweight division. He is yet to make his heavyweight debut, which has been in the news for quite some time now. On the contrary, team Nurmagomedov has been dominating the MMA universe at the time. The next big test for them will be Islam Makhachev’s first title defense against Alexander Volkanovski at UFC 283 in February 2023.