Khabib Nurmagomedov reportedly taken to hospital

Khabib Nurmagomedov

Just hours before his scheduled UFC 209 weigh-in, news has now surfaced from various outlets that undefeated Dagestani lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov has been taken to the hospital just hours before the scheduled weigh-in.

The news was first reported by Russian news outlets, before teammates then reportedly confirmed news of ‘The Eagle’ being taken to the hospital.

Khabib Nurmagomedov

While there are quite a few unconfirmed reports floating around at the present time, Nurmagomedov’s teammates have reportedly confirmed the story that he was taken to the hospital prior to weigh-ins.

Stay tuned for updates as they become available.

This article first appeared on BJPenn.com on 3/3/2017.