Iranian MMA fighter Mohammad Kheybati, known by the nickname Persian Dagestani, told SE that during the training camp in Makhachkala, a friend of UFC champion Petr Yan, a fighter in the RCC league, wanted to deal with him.
– His friend trained in the « Highlander », came up to me there, asked: « What did you say there? » I asked him: « Who are you at all? » He told me: « Peter is my brother. » I explained that I had simply asked Peter, and he had insulted me. And I told him that I respect the gym, but if he wants, he can take gloves – we will arrange a sparring. He crap, began to say: « Let’s go on the street. » Why on the street? There is a gym. Take your gloves, spar like a man. If you want to fight, come on. He didn’t, he got scared.
On account of the 25-year-old Heibati two fights in MMA (two wins). Prior to that, he performed at Wushu-Sanda tournaments. He gained popularity among Russian MMA fans due to his shocking behavior.
Martial arts / MMA: other materials, news and reviews read here