Khabib Nurmagomedov Net Worth: Career & Lifestyle

One of the greatest Russian Mixed Martial Artists, Khabib Nurmagomedov, has an estimated net worth of $40 Million.

Khabib competed in a lightweight category of the Ultimate Fighting Championship.

He also held the UFC lightweight title the longest from April 2018 to March 2021.

Khabib holds the outstanding wins against Conor McGregor.

Similarly, he has a record of 29 wins, no losses, and retired with an undefeated record.

Khabib Nurmagomedov
Khabib Nurmagomedov

After retirement, he acquired a Russian MMA promotion and rebranded it as Eagle Fighting Championship.

One of the most dominant fighters in UFC history has a background in the disciplines of sambo, wrestling, and Judo.

Nurmagomedov was ranked number one in the UFC men’s pound-for-pound ranking at the time of his retirement and is often regarded as the greatest mixed martial artist of all time.

Likewise, Fight Matrix ranked him as the number one lightweight of all time.

Furthermore, he is the most followed Russian on Instagram. He has over 29.9 million followers.

Early Life

Khabib Nurmagomedov, originally Khabib Abdulmanapovich Nurmagomedov, was born on September the 20th, 1988, in the village of Sidi, Tusmadinsky District, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union.

He was raised with his older brother Magomed and younger sister Amina.

The family moved from Sildi to Kirovaul, where his father converted the ground floor of their house into a gym.

He grew up in a family with siblings and cousins.

Moreover, his interest in martial arts started when watching students training at the gym.

He used to wrestle with a bear as training when he was nine years of age.

His father, Abdulmanap, was a decorated athlete and a veteran of the Soviet Army.

Not to mention Abdulmanap also wrestled from an early age before undertaking training in judo and sambo in the military.

His family moved to Makhachkala in 2001, which is the capital of Dagestan.

Khabib trained in wrestling from age 12 and judo from 15.

Quick Facts

Birth Name Khabib Abdulmanapovich Nurmagomedov
Nick Name The Eagle
Birthdate September 20th, 1988
Place of Birth Dagestan, Soviet Union (Russia)
Age 33  Years Old
Net Worth $40 Million
Source of Wealth Mixed Martial Arts

Endorsements

Business

Profession Retired Professional Mixed Martial Artist

MMA Promoter

Fight Record 0  Losses

29 Wins

Fighting Style Sambo
Trainer Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov (Father)

Javier Mendez

Division Lightweight (155 lbs. or 70 kg)

Welterweight (170 lbs or 77kg)

Height 1.78m (5 ft 10 in)
Ethnicity Avar
Nationality Russian
Religion Muslim
Father Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov
Mother N/A
Marital Status Married
Spouse Patimat Nurmagomedov
Children 3
Siblings Umar Nurmagomedov

Usman Nurmagomedov

Abubakar Nurmagomedov

Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color Brown
Sexual Orientation Straight
Horoscope Virgo
Active Since 2008 – 2020
Social Media Instagram, Facebook, Twitter
Last Update June, 2022

Net Worth and Income

Retired professional mixed martial artist Khabib Nurmagomedov has a net worth of $40 million.

Khabib has earned an astounding amount of money during the course of his MMA career.

Khabib earned around $14,770,000 from MMA fights alone.

Even though the total amount sounds like a lot, but a huge percentage of that money came from his last two fights.

From a fight with Connor McGregor in later 2018, Khabib bagged total earnings of $1.54 million.

That included $2 million to show up and a $40 k incentive. However, Khabib was fined $500k for a post-fight incident.

Khabib Nurmagomedov Fight
Khabib Nurmagomedov Fight

So we can tell that from that fight alone, Khabib earned $1.54 million after the fine.

In 2019 he fought against Poirier and bagged $6.09 million, including $6 million guaranteed payouts and a $90k bonus.

Similarly, in 2020 he earned $6.09 million from a fight against Gaethje.

Even though sources claimed that he bagged more than his previous fight and took a career-high amount before retiring.

Earnings over the year

Year Fight Earnings
2014 Rafel dos Anjos $64,000
2016 Michael Johnson and Edson Barboza $135,000 and $170,000
2017 Edson Barboza $230,000
2018 Iaquinta $530,000

Similarly, the greatest of all time, Mixed Martial Artist Khabib, not only earned from his career as a fighter but a lot of brands also sponsored him in his fights.

Khabib took home $1.5 million from an endorsement deal with Reebok and Toyota.

Apart from that, Khabib runs his own business and earns a hefty sun from that as well.

He is also the most famous Russian globally, with more than 29.9 million followers on Instagram.

The sponsor’s posts on Instagram also earn him handsome money, which contributes to his net worth.

Net Worth of Khabib Nurmagomedov in Different Currencies

Let’s have a look into Khabib Nurmagomedov’s net worth in different currencies around the world as of 2022.

Currency Net Worth
Euro €  34,013,600
Pound Sterling £ 28,850,244
Australian Dollar A$ 54,387,720.
Canadian Dollar C$ 50,259,800
Indian Rupee ₹ 2,971,900,000
BitCoin ฿ 921.18

Houses and Cars

Houses

House on Nurmagomedov Street, Russia

The house of Khabib is located at Nurmagomedov Street. But it is not named after Khabib but his uncle Nurmagomed Nurmagomedov. His uncle was a sambo world champion in the 90s.

The house Khabib lives in is no different from any other village house.

House on Nurmagomedov Street, Russia
Khabib’s House on Nurmagomedov Street, Russia

The only different and additional feature of the house the separates the house from the rest is the view from the window, which overlooks the beautiful mountains.

The house has two small rooms with a couch and beds. Other than that, it has a pantry with an old refrigerator and a small kitchen area.

Apartment in San Jose, California

Khabib basically lives in two countries. One in Russia, where he lives with his wife and children, and another in San Jose, where he trains at American Kickboxing Academy.

But very little is known about the fighter’s apartment in San Jose.

Cars

Even though only a little information about his house is available, we sure know what type of whips the fighter owns. Let’s get it done with then, shall we?

Lada Prioral

This was Khabib’s first car he ever bought after getting his driving license in his Russian homeland of Dagestan.

He bought the car for well over $2,700. It had a 1.6 liters 4 inline 98 horsepower engine.

The car was not known for its speed, but it certainly was reliable.

However, the fighter had to sell the car to fund his MMA career, and it sounds like it’s worth it.

This was his first car but not the last.

Mercedes-Benz W124 300E

Khabib always wanted to own a Mercedes-Benz. It was like his dream car.

When the fighter started making money, he purchased this Mercedes-Benz W124 300E. The car is now worth around $6,900 used.

This particular model of Benz was launched in 1987. It has a 178 brake horsepower engine that pumps the top speed of 135 miles an hour.

He still owns this Mercedes even though he got into an accident on it.

Mercedes-Benz AMG-GT

After Khabib started making a name for himself and his country, he made some high-class people happy to put the country on the map in MMA.

With such happy people, Khabib didn’t even have to pay for this Benz.

One of the Russian billionaires was so happy that he gifted Mercedes-Benz AMG-GT to Khabib.

The car comes equipped with a Twin-Turbocharged V8 engine.

It costs about $190,000 brand new.

However, it seems like Khabib and Mercedes don’t go together. One of his friends borrowed the car and smacked it into the pole.

Ferrari California

It’s like every sports athlete one day wants his hands on the steering wheel of Ferrari.

“And the world shall know that he made it.”

Khabib has been spotted frequently behind the wheel of Ferrari California. The car costs around $200,000.

However, it is not clear that if he owns or rents it.

The car has a top speed of 193 miles an hour and can go from 0-60 miles an hour in just 4 seconds.

BMW 6 Series

When the fighter’s career really took off, he invested in a couple of BMW 6 series runners.

The cost of the 6 series starts at around $60,000.

Series 6 was launched by BMW in 2004; however, they stopped selling them in 2018.

It is unknown that which model the fighter owns.

Reportedly, newly purchased two BMW 6 series in a year.

Toyota Land Cruiser J200

It is believed to be the most recent purchase of Khabib. He added the beast SUV Land Cruiser J200 to his garage.

The SUV costs a little over $85,000 brand new.

It makes sense because Toyota was the sponsor in a few of Khabibs’ fights.

Khabib Nurmagomedov Land Cruiser
Khabib Nurmagomedov Land Cruiser

Land Cruiser is Toyota’s most popular and longest-running series.

The SUV comes equipped with a 4.0-liter V6 engine that pumps 245 bake horsepower.

Suitable for all terrains, it is the vehicle of choice of United Nations and NATO forces.

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Lifestyle

The undefeated Eagle lives a luxurious lifestyle with his wife and children.

As we already know that he owns a couple of houses and a fleet of cars.

With a net worth as much as $40 million, he can live a lavish life without having to lift a finger ever in his life.

He has made some savvy business investments for passive income.

As a world-renowned athlete, we know for sure that he spends most of his mornings in the gym.

Even though he is retired, he still has to maintain his fitness level for endorsements and television appearances.

Khabib’s workout schedule’s like

  • Running- 90 minutes in the morning/daily
  • Martial Arts Training- Afternoons/daily
  • Grappling/Sparring- Evenings/daily
  • Russian Sauna- Once per week

If you are a fan of Khabib, you might have seen him in a big furry hat, but do you know why he wears it?

Well, the hat is known as a Papakha and is traditionally worn by men throughout the Caucasus.

Khabib wears it as a tribute to his Avar roots. The hat is made up of sheep’s skin and wool with basic rope adjustments.

As for vacations, Khabib does a lot of traveling for his work.

He has been spotted in a couple of places, such as the UAE and Paris.

Charity

Khabib really loves giving back to society. Though he is at the top of the world now, he has not forgotten his roots and knows what it feels like to not have something.

Khabib reportedly donated $100,000 to Dustin Poirier’s, with UFC president Dana White matching his donations.

Following his retirement, the fighter has been involved in numerous charity and social works.

Khabib is very closely involved in a charity drug rehabilitation center alongside his training partner Magomedzaid Zaidov.

Media, Endorsement, and Investments

Media

Khabib has made some screen appearances, including documentaries and series.

He is mostly known for his appearances in 2019 Rivals, 2018 UFC Bad Blood, 2012-2104 UFC on Fox, and 2016 TV miniseries UFC 200 Greatest Fighters of All Time.

Endorsements

Khabib has endorsed a handful of big brands, which ultimately earned him millions.

He scored endorsement deals with Reebok and Toyota, which made him over $1.5 million.

 Toyota TRD campaign with Khabib Nurmagomedov
Toyota TRD campaign with Khabib Nurmagomedov

Similarly, the fighter also co-founded martial arts center Eagles MMA and gets paid to give master classes and lectures to young wannabe MMA fighters.

Investments

Back in 2020, Khabib launched his own MMA promotion company named Eagle Fighting Championship.

Similarly, he has his own line of clothing, which was launched in 2017.

Career

Khabib’s career in MMA started in 2008 when he competed in Russia.

He generated 16-0 records in countries including Ukraine and Russia, and later in 2011, he moved to the Ultimate Fighting Championship.

His big debut in UFC was in 2012 against Kamal Shalorus.

After winning the debut fight, he was unstoppable. He went on defeating players like Thiago Tavares, Abel Trujillo and Gleison Tibau.

He defeated them mostly in technical knockouts and submissions.

Khabib has successfully defended his title throughout his career against fighters like Connor McGregor, Justin Gaethje, and Dustin Poirier.

In 2020 Khabib retired.

However, he never faced Tony Ferguson, who is another Lightweight title contender.

Despite his humble attitude, he has been into numerous controversies over the years.

After winning the match against the notorious McGregor in 2018, Khabib jumped over the octagon and assaulted Connor’s cornerman, Dillon Danis, leading to big chaos and fight.

After the chaos settled, the payment for the match was withheld and only released after Khabib paid the fine of $500,000. Consequently, he was suspended for nine months.

Unknown Facts About Khabib Nurmagomedov

  • Nurmagomedov has loved football since his childhood. He is also a longtime fan of Real Madrid’s football club and a good friend of Christiano Ronaldo.
  • Khabib is a patriotic man, and his walkout song is performed by Sabrine Kors, which is about his motherland Dagestan.
  • Nurmagomedov started practicing freestyle wrestling at the age of 6. He used to wrestle with a bear.

FAQs

What is wrong with Khabib’s ear?

The condition is known as the wrestler’s ear caused by direct trauma to that area.

Has Khabib ever lost a fight?

Many people don’t know about this, but Khabib has actually lost one fight back in the days.

Magomed Ibragimov defeated him in the Russian combat Sambo finals. He was 17 years old at that time.

Who is Khabib married to?

Khabib married Patimat in 2013, and together they have three children.

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