Khabib Nurmagomedov finished in just over six minutes with Gaethje in the flagship match of UFC 254. The Russian fighter took the victory by submission and retained his lightweight title and, Through tears, he announced his retirement.

“There is no way I will come back here without my father,” Khabib said in tears, reminding Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov, who He died last July from complications derived from Covid-19.

Khabib was very close to his father and his absence has caused the goodbye of one of the most decisive fighters in history del octógono.

The Russian retires with an impressive record of 29 victories and no defeats, undoubtedly becoming one of the most important figures in the world. Ultimate Fight Championship.