Khabib Nurmagomedov finally emerged after the death of his father, Abdulmanap. Khabib posted a photo with a caption of a letter from Al-Isra. Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov breathed his last at the age of 57 years on July 4, He suffered from heart disease that never healed.
The UFC lightweight champion, Khabib Nurmagomedov looked devastated. Khabib has not given a statement and he did not emerge from circulation.
“Khabib is so sad, all the world knows how close he is to his late father,” said Ali Abdelaziz, Khabib’s manager.
Khabib Nurmagomedov hasn’t even posted anything on his social media, Instagram yet. Finally, Khabib’s post is on July 2.
But now, Khabib Nurmagomedov is back active on social media. He returned to posting photos on Instagram in the form of him hugging his father.
In his Instagram caption, Khabib Nurmagomedov wrote a piece of the Al-Isra letter from Al-Quran verses 23-24. The letter teaches to do good to parents.
The translation is roughly like this: ‘And your Lord has commanded that you do not worship other than Him and do good deeds to the mother and father. If one of the two or both is to old age in your care, then do not say to both the words “ah” and do not shout at them, and say to both good words.
Khabib Nurmagomedov himself was originally going to fight to defend the UFC lightweight championship belt against Justin Gaethje in September. However, parties from the UFC were reluctant to force ‘The Eagle’ to fight if they were still in mourning.