Jeremy Stephens seems fascinated in preventing Giga Chikadze.
On the key card of UFC Vegas 13, Chikadze scored a lovely head kick KO above Jamey Simmons. The get also netted him a $50,000 Functionality of the Evening bonus and immediately after the earn, he built it crystal clear he required to fight Jeremy Stephens and the veteran took to Twitter to agree.
“Nice struggle @giga_chikadze I accept for December buttcheeks let’s go @ufc,” Stephens wrote.
Jeremy Stephens is at the moment -4 and just one no-contest in his previous five. The 34-year-aged is coming off a brutal KO reduction to Calvin Kattar at UFC 249. Before that, he dropped a choice to Yair Rodriguez immediately after the eye poke no-contest incident with Rodriguez a thirty day period earlier. On his shedding streak, he also misplaced to Zabit Magomedsharipov and Jose Aldo.
So, to be good, Stephens is only combating top-10 fellas. He was predicted to facial area Arnold Allen on that card but Stephens was compelled to withdraw because of to an personal injury.
Giga Chikadze, meanwhile, is now 4- in 2020 and 5- in the UFC. In the course of this run, the most notable opponent he fought was Omar Morales exactly where Chikadze won by conclusion. If he is to combat Stephens in December, it would be a possibility for the Georgian to enter the rankings at featherweight.