Zabit Magomedsharipov won the most prestigious award in the world of mixed martial arts.
July 26, 2019

The names of the winners in 22 categories were announced at the annual awards ceremony held on July 3 in Las Vegas.

Zabit Magomedsharipov won nomination “Submission of the Year”. In a bout against Brandon Davis at the UFC 228 tournament, he won by stoppage, having a spectacular submission.

Prior to that, in Russia, the World MMA Awards was awarded only to Khabib Nurmagomedov in 2016 as a fighter of the year on the world stage.