A video of young boys wrestling a bear surfaced in December.  One of the boys was rumored to be the undefeated UFC lightweight contender Khabib Nurmagomedov.  Recently, Khabib confirmed that he is the boy in the video:


This is just awesome.  Confirms my feelings that Nurmagomedov is the next lightweight champion.

Here’s a hilarious review of his bear-wrestling technique (before it was confirmed to be Khabib):  My Outrage Over Video of Young Boy Wrestling Bear

Posted on April 18, 2014 by oleg

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