Khabib Nurmagomedov with his father
UFC Superstar Khabib Nurmagomedov's Father Passes Away Due To COVID

Khabib "The Eagle" Nurmagomedov's father Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov died at the age of 57 on July 3, battling COVID. Abdulmanap was a prominent MMA coach in Russia and had trained several skilled fighters, including his own son, who is currently the 'UFC Lightweight Champion of the world'. It is reported that, Abdulmanap who had been hospitalised due to the virus, suffered a heart stroke and stopped breathing.

Fri, 03 Jul 2020 - 10:52 PM / by Mahesh GM

You May Like

Women's Cricket

BCCI Likely To Conduct Women's T20 Challenge From November 4 In Dubai

Sources from the BCCI have revealed that the 'Women's T20 Challenge' will be conducted from November 4 to November 9 in Sharjah, Dubai. A total of four matches will be scheduled according to the… read-more

TAGS: Womens Cricket, BCCI, IPL, Sharjah

Sports Authority of India

SAI Releases SOPs for Covid-postive Tested Athletes

The Sports Authority of India, on October 3, issued standard operating procedure (SOP) for high-performance athletes who had tested positive for COVID-19. The SOPs have been classified into three parts, based on athletes’ symptoms as asymptomatic… read-more

TAGS: SAI, Covid-19, athletes, Training

Auckland Open

Tennis: COVID-19 Causes Cancellation Of 2021 Auckland Classsic

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, the '2021 Auckland's ASB Classic' tennis event has been cancelled. The event, conventionally held in January, is considered as an effective platform for both ATP and WTA players to fine-tune skills for the… read-more

TAGS: New Zealand, Auckland Open, Cancelled, Covid-19

French Open Men's Doubles

French Open Men's Doubles: German Duo Krawietz and Mies Retains Grand Slam Title

Kevin Krawietz and Andreas Mies, the all-German team, captured the French Open Men's Doubles crown for the second time consequently after a 6-3, 7-5 win over Croatian Mate Pavic and Brazilian Bruno Soares. With the victory, the team stood as the … read-more

TAGS: French Open, Men's doubles, Kevin Krawietz, Andreas Mies

New Zealand Football Team

New Zealand Withdraws From Wembley Friendly Match Against England

New Zealand national football team has backed out from the friendly international match against England that was scheduled in November 2020 at Wembley, London. The team cited complications in traveling during the pandemic and the availability of… read-more

TAGS: New Zealand, England, Wembley, Football

Magnus Carlsen vs Alireza Firouzja

Magnus Carlsen Bags 10th Title in 2020 After Winning Norway Tournament

World Champion Magnus Carlsen won the Altibox Norway GM Chess tournament 2020 title one round before the end, after taking down the 17-year-old Iranian prodigy Alireza Firouzja. Firouzja's nervousness due to time pressure led to a blunder in the… read-more

TAGS: Chess, Magnus Carlsen, Alireza Firouzja, FIDE