Undefeated UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has voiced his interest in being cornered by his father. However, the Dagestan native’s parent has yet to gain a visa. Now “The Eagle” is looking to change that.
Khabib Nurmagomedov is currently set to welcome former two-division UFC champion Conor McGregor back inside the octagon. The two talented mixed martial artists will throw down for the main event of UFC 229.
The event will take place Oct. 6 from within the highly acclaimed T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nev. UFC 229 will be available live on pay-per-view.
Taking to Twitter, Khabib Nurmagomedov has decided to plead with UFC President Dana White to attempt to get his father a visa to the United States. After all, Dana White is a known friend of none other than President Donald Trump.
“@danawhite please ask Donald Trump give my father a visa.