As it turns out, Khamzat Chimaev had to go waaaaaay out of his fat class to locate a struggle.
Okay, not truly. The soaring star at first from Chechnya is even now obtaining difficulties finding another person to indication on the dotted line soon after he blitzed out to a 3- UFC file more rapidly than any fighter in the modern-day era.
But we did get to see him engage in a little bit of helpful fight former UFC heavyweight and light heavyweight winner Daniel Cormier on Friday night.
The two are on “Fight Island” in Abu Dhabi in the course of the UFC’s present-day run of huge gatherings, and they ran into a single yet another exterior the lobby of a resort. As captured on a clip by ESPN, the duo can be seen wrestling a little bit, and whilst they are laughing by way of it, Cormier would seem to be demonstrating just enough to remind his more youthful adversary that even however he just lately retires, the previous Olympian nonetheless is aware of what he’s undertaking.
Whilst you wait for anyone to phase up to the plate and deal with Chimaev, enjoy the video clip below for the closest point you will come across in the meantime:
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