There are many questions about the ethics of this fight, but momentum is building behind Hasbulla Magomedov vs Abdu Rozik. But who is the Dagestani man as he seeks to become a viral sensation and cage fighter?
Hasbulla Magomedov is probably someone you have heard of if you are at all interested in fighting sports or scrolling on social media.
Today, in the world of fighting, there are two events that must occur before a fighter can be elevated to great heights. They may be mentioned by Joe Rogan and other well-known figures from the blood sport circuit.
Hasbulla crossed both of those milestones in 2021. Logan Paul and Rafael Fiziev called for Hasbulla to continue their social media success.
Here’s everything you need about Hasbulla Magomedov, from rumoured fights to his fame.
Hasbulla Magomedov is how old and how did he become famous?
Hasbulla Magomedov was a successful blogger who has more than 2 million followers on Instagram since November 2020.
By creating a platform focusing on pranks as well as mock MMA content in 2021, he became a sensation on TikTok.
Although he looks young, Hasbulla actually is 18 years old. It is well-known that he was born in 2003. However, it is not known when exactly his birthday occurred.
After Magomedov had replicated Magomedov’s legendary weigh-in, he took the nickname ‘Mini Khabib. They now often appear together in videos.
Rumours that they are related exist, but it has yet to be confirmed.
Is there going be a Hasbulla-Abdu Rozik fight
The most famous video of Hasbulla is the one in which he and Abdu Rozik hold a mock press conference, where they appear to be throwing insults at each others.
According to some, the fight was being organized by Ashab Tamaev, a Chechen MMA fighter. However, no date has been established, so it is difficult to predict whether or not the fight will go ahead.
The tension remains between them with the pair clashing outside of UFC 267 last week. Legendary promoter Dana White was a guest of both Rozik and Magamedov.
Rozik was seen holding an ad that read: “Hasbulla! Can you read this? Sign the contract… Stop talking so much!! Can you tell me your actual talent or only strawberry.
“Is your Instagram account active??”
There has been condemnation around the fight, with it being branded unethical by the Russian Dwarf Athletic Association.
Regardless, Hasbulla frequently taunts UFC stars such as Conor McGregor.
What condition does Hasbulla have?
Despite no confirmation of the specifics of his condition, he is believed to have a form of dwarfism that is also likely to be what causes him to have a higher pitch in his voice.
Hasbulla’s height is thought to be around 1 metre tall and estimated to weigh in at 16 kilograms (2.5 stone).