27-year-old Uzbek MMA fighter Bekzod Nurmatov died today, October 7. Nurmatov had been performing at the ACA 100 tournament in Grozny on October 4. On this day, he lost by a split decision to a local fighter, Beslan Isayev.
No cause of death has been given. According to preliminary information, he was diagnosed with a stroke.
Nurmatov started his career in December 2016. In three years, the fighter earned a record of 1-4.