Khabib Nurmagomedov has proven off one among 4 watches made by the UFC legend in collaborative partnership with a luxurious model, together with one design that’s mentioned to replicate the “versatility, style and toughness of a champion”.
The Dagestani shared footage of the design, which has been made by jewellery and wristwatch retailer Jacob & Co., with his following of greater than 28 million on Instagram.
“One of my favorite Khabib timepieces,” he wrote on the social media platform.
“This timepiece includes my UFC nickname ‘The Eagle’, my undefeated record and my signature on the back of the watch.”
The designers wrote that the Epic X Tourbillon Khabib mannequin has a 44mm case “made of tough and light grade 5 titanium”, with Khabib’s picture showing on the sapphire crystal caseback.
Fans had been impressed with the design, peppering the feedback part with messages of admiration in regards to the watch which doesn’t carry a public price ticket.
“Conor McGregor dislikes this,” joked one, referring to Nurmagomedov’s one-time UFC rival who was labeled a “tool” for forking out $2 million on a watch that opens as much as present two individuals having intercourse earlier this yr.
‘Notorious’ purchased the Rasputin piece forward of his knockout defeat to Dustin Poirier at UFC 257, accompanied by an Astronomia Tourbillon Baguette valued at virtually $1 million and in addition made by Jacob & Co.
“New watch, new suit, new whip alert,” he bragged on the time, displaying off the latter buy containing 342 reduce diamonds on its backdrop and 80 diamonds on its lugs, as nicely as 133 on a dial making up 16.eight carats.
“That watch looks s*** – like something you’d win on a fairground stall,” mentioned one detractor. “And it’s called ‘baguette’, for f*ck’s sake.”