This fight earned him the Fight of the Night award. Magomedsharipov was scheduled to face Yair Rodríguez on August 29, 2020 at UFC Fight Night 175. On 26 April 2021, Magomedsharipov was removed from the UFC official rankings due to inactivity.
Zabit Magomedsharipov has been removed from the UFC's featherweight rankings. Zabit's last appearance inside the Octagon came way back in November of 2019 in a three-round main-event against Calvin Kattar. Zabit won the fight via unanimous decision in what was a Fight of the Night performance from both the fighters.Apr 27, 2021