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Russia’s MMA fighter Nurmagomedov defeats US Maness in UFC Vegas fight

He moved to a professional fight record of 15 wins and 0 losses

MOSCOW, June 26. /TASS/. Russian MMA (mixed martial arts) fighter Umar Nurmagomedov scored a victory over US Nate Maness in a UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship) Vegas 57 fight in Las Vegas (Nevada, the United States) on Sunday.

The 26-year-old Russian MMA fighter in the UFC bantamweight division won the referees’ unanimous decision, moving to a professional fight record of 15 wins and 0 losses.

Umar Nurmagomedov is a cousin of Russia’s former UFC Lightweight Champion Khabib Nurmagomedov.

The UFC (the Ultimate Fighting Championship) is the largest MMA promotion event around the globe featuring world’s top-rank fighters.