Real Name/Full Name Khabib Abdulmanapovich Nurmagomedov
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Khabib
Birth Place: Sildi, Tsumadinsky District,  Dagestan ASSR
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 20 September 1988
Age/How Old: 35 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 178 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 10″
Weight: In Kilograms – 70 Kg
In Pounds – 155 lbs
Eye Color: Black
Hair Color: Black
Parents Name: Father – Abdulmanap  Nurmagomedov
Mother – N/A
Siblings: Magomed and Amina
School: N/A
College: The Plekhanov Russian University of Economics.
Religion: Muslim
Nationality: Russian
Zodiac Sign: Leo
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Patimat
Kids/Children Name: Magomed
Profession: Russian  retired professional mixed martial artist and mixed martial arts (MMA) promoter
Net Worth: $50 million
Last Updated: March 2024

Taking risks in life is the norm of life. The truth is, everything we do has a risk in it either directly or indirectly. However, we do these things anyway simply because we need them to survive but somethings we do to just make our lives comfortable. There are some careers that can be considered fun while others are a total risk and one of these is what Khabib chose.

Khabib decided to choose a career that would be risky but fun at the same time. Today, he is one of the celebrated retired Russian professional mixed martial artists and Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) promoter. During his career in martial arts, he participated in many competitions most notable being the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). He is known as the longest-reigning UFC Lightweight Champion as he held the title for several years since April 2018 with no losses and 29 wins.

Well, how well do you know about Khabib? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Khabib’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Khabib to date.

Biography and Early Life

It was on 20th of September in 1988 when Khabib was born as Khabib Abdulmanapovich Nurmagomedov in a place known as Sildi Village, in Tsumadinsky District in Dagestan ASSR. This is an autonomous republic found within the Russian SFSR in the Soviet Union. Khabib is not the only child of Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov and his wife whose name is not revealed.

This is because, he has a younger sister named Amina and an older brother named Magomed. His family moved from Sildi to Kirovaul where they owned a two-storey building. Abdulmanap  Nurmagomedov decided to convert the ground floor of this building into a gym.

Khabib was raised alongside his siblings and cousins. He developed great interest in martial arts at a young age after watching some students training at the gym. When he was 9 years old, his training included wresting a bear. He started wrestling at a very young age just as it is common with many Dagestan children.

He started training in wrestling when he was 12 years of age and at the age of 15, he had started training in Judo. Then at the age of 17, he started his combat sambo training. He said that this was a great challenge as transiting from wrestling to judo sambo was never easy. However, his father who was his couch wanted him to get used to gi jacket and had to obey his guidelines.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Khabib in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Khabib’s age is 41 years old as of today’s date 2nd March 2024 having been born on 20 September 1982. Though, he is 5′ 10″ in feet and inches and 178 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 155 lbs in Pound and 70 kg in Kilograms.


There is very little information about is school years in elementary and high school since his childhood life was full of different trainings. This however doesn’t mean he didn’t attend school as it is clear he joined The Plekhanov Russian University of Economics later on in 2019.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

This man is not only successful in his career but in his love life as well. In June 2013, he got married to Patimat and together they have three kids. Their first born was born on 1st of June in 2015 and was a daughter. On 30th December 2017, they welcomed their second born a son whom they named Magomed after his grandfather. They welcomed their 2nd son and their third born on 22nd of December in 2019. Unfortunately, Khabib lost his father Abdulmanap to Covid-19 on 3rd of July in 2020 at the age of 57.

Is Khabib Gay?

Khabib is not a gay. He has been married to his wife Patimat for almost 10 years now which is enough to prove he is not gay.

Professional Career

Nurmagomedov started his Mixed Martial Arts career in 2008 and his first competition was in Russia. He generated a 16-0 record in Ukraine and Russia, then in 2011, he moved to the UFC. It was in 2012 when his fight came and he fought against Kamal Shalorus. This was followed by his fights against great fighter like Thiago Tavares, Gleson Tibau, Pat Healy and Abel Trujillo and luckily, he won all the fights either through submissions or TKOs.

Khabib fought against Rafael dos Anjos in 2014 and won the fight, he started vying for a shot at the title. He won matches against Michael Johnson, Darrell Horcher, and Edson Barboza before he got a title shot against Al Iaquinta. He retired from Mixed Martial Arts in 2020. During his career years, he was engaged in fights with different great fighters but he never had an opportunity of fighting against Tony Ferguson who is also a strong Lightweight title contender.


As at now, Khabib has been honored as the second most successful Muslim athlete worldwide behind Egyptian footballer Mohamed Salah. He has also won all the fights he has been involved with either with submission or TKOs.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Khabib in 2024

Khabib Net Worth
Khabib Net Worth

As of 2024, Although Khabib is already a retired Martial artist, he lives a comfortable life thanks to his current net worth of $50 million. This man has earned a lot over the years, and he is very happy with his work for all those years he has been in this industry of Mixed Martial Arts.

Khabib might have retired from his active career as a Mixed Martial Artist, but he is still working as a Russian Mixed Martial Arts promoter. His love for Martial Arts is very clear and this explains the reason why he is still working with them to date.


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