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The most popular sportsman in Russia

Performing at the UFC and Dagestan-born fighter Khabib Nurmagomedov became the most popular Russian sportsman in the social network Instagram.

By the number of subscribers he managed to overtake the tennis player Maria Sharapova. Nurmagomedov now has 2.968 million subscribers, Sharapova has 2.956 million. Khabib has been engaged in mixed martial arts for many years under the guidance of his father, part-time mentor, the honored coach of Russia in combat sambo Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov. The most popular sportsman in Russia is headed by one of the best fight clubs of the world level Eagles MMA, represented by such well-known sportsmen as: Islam Makhachev, Sergei Pavlovich, Tagir Ulanbekov, Mikhail Mokhnatkin, Omari Ahmadov, Nikolai Aleksakhin and a few dozen eminent fighters. Recall that the Dagestani athlete will be on December 30 to spend in Las Vegas on the show UFC 219 duel against Edson Barboza