According to the coach, the Russian boxer will benefit the fight with American.
The head coach of the American Kickboxing Academy (AKA), Javier Mendez responded to the statement about a possible fight between his team, the Russian fighter of the mixed style Habib Nurmagomedov, and American boxer Floyd Mayweather. Reported by Sport24, reports the “League news Russia”.
According to Mendes, Nurmagomedov has a chance only if the fight with Mayweather will resemble a street fight.
He noted that if the fight between Mayweather and Nurmagomedov will take place, it will certainly help the Russian athlete.
Talk of a possible duel between the Russian fighter and Mayweather began after the victory over Nurmagomedov Irishman Conor McGregor at UFC 229.
After defeating Barbosa Nurmagomedov said that his next fight would be against Tony Ferguson, the United States, and to fight McGregor he has no desire. The Russian fighter has no doubt that the Irishman will return to the ring only after will spend all their earnings on the fights about money.
Abdel-Aziz wrote that Nurmagomedov enjoys life and does not pay attention to sharp phrases and remarks from his opponents.