Zabit’  Akhmedovich’ Magomedsharipov is a renowned professional Russian mixed martial artist. Zabit Magomedsharipovis known for being of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). He plays in the Featherweight division. He is also known for being the Featherweight Champion in the Absolute Championship Berkut (ACB). This fierce man holds the rank of third in the UFC featherweight rankings.

Quick Info 
Full NameZabit'  Akhmedovich' Magomedsharipov
Date Of Birth1st of March, 1991
Birth PlaceKhasavyurt, Dagestan ASSR, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
FatherN/A
MotherN/A
SiblingsN/A
ProfessionMixed Martial Artist
Associated withUFC
SexualityMale
Martial StatusSingle
SpouseNot Known
Age30 Years
Height6 ft 1 in
Weight65 Kg
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorBlack
NationalityRussia
EthnicityN/A
Zodiac SignPisces
ChildrenN/A
Net Worth$1 million- $5 million

How was the Zabit childhood?

Zabit was born on the 1st of March, 1991, in Khasavyurt, Dagestan ASSR, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union. His parents’ names are not known. He grew up with a younger brother named Khasan. Not much is revealed about his early life and family members. We will update this section as soon as new information is found about his early life or family members.

Zabit Magomedsharipov
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Nationality and Physical Features

His nationality is Russian, and his ethnicity is of Akhvakh descent. He follows the Islamic religion.

Zabit Magomedsharipov has an athletic body with a height of 6 feet 1 and a half inch or 1.85 m and weighs 145 lbs or 65 kg. His body measurements, like the size of his chest, waist, and hips are not known. Similarly, his shoe size is not known. The color of his hair is black, and the color of his eye is dark brown. His zodiac sign is Pisces.

 

Where does Zabit study?

As a kid, Zabit Magomedsharipov was interested in football and martial arts. He was equally skilled in martial arts and on the field by the age of ten. He had, however, become a student of the Pyat Storton Sveta (Five Directions of the World) martial arts school by the age of twelve. The game of football faded into the background. This institution was dubbed “Dagestani Sanshou School” by experts.

Relationships

He is married to Amina Abdullaeva. He hasn’t disclosed any details about his love life.

 

When did Zabit start his MMA Career?

Zabit Magomedsharipov decided to take up martial arts when he was 21 years old. By that time, the athlete had gained valuable experience. In 2012, he made his MMA debut, defeating Kazakh fighter Zhumageldy Zhetpisbayev.

He won the Grand Prix in the semi-lightweight division in 2015 after facing Abdul-Rakhman Temirov in ASV 24. The rivalry aided the fighter in setting a personal best. Zabit won four times before the fight ended. Six months later, Zabit became the ASV champion. The battle against Sheikh-Magomed Arapkhanov was a pivotal encounter.

Zabit Magomedsharipov
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Zabit Magomedsharipov relocated to New York to work with Mark Henry. He got an invitation to work with UFC a year later. Mike Santiago was the opponent in the first fight, which took place in Rotterdam in September 2017. The Daghestanian used a rear-naked choke in the second round, and his opponent surrendered.

He had planned to battle Artyom Lobov, but the managers persuaded him to fight Sheymon Moraes, the Nogueira brothers’ ward. People described the battle as a “battle of the titans.” The fight took place in November 2017 in China, and Zabit once again emerged victorious ahead of schedule. Then there was the April 2018 fight in New York against Kyle Bochniak. The Russian was once also a victorious player.

In 2018, Zabit Magomedsharipov defeated Brandon Davis in a contest. In terms of victories and losses, he had a 17:1 record after this war. The next match was against Jeremy Stephens. It all came to an end with Zabit’s win.

 

Awards and Achievements

Zabit Magomedsharipov is a talented fighter and has achieved a lot in the martial arts field. He received the World MMA Awards’ Submission of the Year 2018 award in the summer. The Las Vegas show, which celebrated active fighters, was hosted by Dolph Lundgren. Khabib Nurmagomedov, a friend of Zabit’s, was also nominated for “Fighter of the Year” and “International Fighter of the Year.”

Zabit Magomedsharipov
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Social Media

Zabit Magomedsharipov is found to have 2.5 million followers on Instagram with the username (@zabit_magomedsharipov) and 51.5K followers on Twitter with the username (@zabeast_mma). He is not active on any other social media platform like Facebook.

 

Net Worth

This 29-year-old fighter has worked very hard to be where he is right now. He has earned a fortune by being a successful professional martial artist. He is expected to have a net worth of a whopping of $1 million – $5 million.

 

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