Omar Murtuzaliev, First Deputy President of the Russian Wrestling Federation and President of the Pure Heart Charitable Foundation, congratulated Khabib Nurmagomedov on his victory over Conor McGregor and the successful defense of the UFC lightweight champion at the UFC 229 tournament.
On Monday, Habib, who is an official of the Pure Heart Foundation, returned from Las Vegas to his native Dagestan. At the Anji Arena, several thousand people were impatiently awaiting the arrival of the illustrious athlete, and when he appeared at the stadium with the UFC lightweight champion belt, there was no limit to the general glee.
“I am very pleased to be here today with you on this wonderful, wonderful day. The day when such a victory came to the land of Dagestan, such success came. I would like to personally congratulate all of you and the Russian Wrestling Federation, congratulate Khabib, his father, relatives, loved ones, all of you fans on this magnificent holiday, a magnificent victory that was won in America. I want to wish our dear Habib to be always the best! He is the best athlete, he is the best champion, the best man. Therefore, let's support all together. Thank you, Habib! ”Said Omar Magomedovich at the meeting of Habib with the fans at Anji Arena.