• Khabib Nurmagomedov considers Muhammad Ali comparisons to be 'inappropriate'

    8 days ago - By MMAjunkie

    Khabib Nurmagomedov and Muhammad Ali have two things in common: They're both champions and Muslims.
    Aside from those, however, Nurmagomedov doesn't think there are any other similarities and considers it a sign of disrespect to Ali, the legendary boxing champion who died in 2016, that they would be compared.
    “I like that people compare us, but I think it is inappropriate,” Nurmagomoedov told True Gym MMA in Russian.
    Ali, who won an Olympic gold medal before winning the heavyweight championship in 1964 at age 22, is considered by many to be the greatest athlete of all time and one of the...
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